root@debian:/home/love# vuze
Starting Azureus...
Suitable java version found [java = java 1.7.0_111]
Configuring environment...
Java exec found in PATH. Verifying...
Error: Could not find or load main class org.gudy.azureus2.platform.unix.ScriptBeforeStartup
Loading Azureus:
java -Xmx256m -cp "./*.jar" -Djava.library.path="/usr/bin" -Dazureus.install.path="/usr/bin" -Dazureus.script="/usr/bin/vuze" -Dazureus.script.version=6 org.gudy.azureus2.ui.swt.Main 
Error: Could not find or load main class org.gudy.azureus2.ui.swt.Main
Exit from Azureus complete
Error: Could not find or load main class org.gudy.azureus2.platform.unix.ScriptAfterShutdown

Following steps were taken to install vuze:

$ wget http://cf1.vuze.com/files/VuzeInstaller.tar.bz2
$ tar -xjvf VuzeInstaller.tar.bz2
$ sudo rm -rf /opt/vuze*
$ sudo mv vuze /opt/vuze
$ sudo ln -sf /opt/vuze/vuze /usr/bin/vuze
  • Use other torrent client which is already in package. Commented Jan 9, 2017 at 9:01
  • 1
    1. Why in the world are you running something like vuze as root!? 2. What is the output of type vuze? Are you sure you're running the one in /opt and not something else? I just ran the exact same commands you give in your question and could load vuze (as root, even!) with no errors.
    – terdon
    Commented Jan 9, 2017 at 9:26


You must log in to answer this question.

Browse other questions tagged .