Install QuiteRSS in Linux Mint 17

Add the QuiteRSS reader to your Linux Mint 17 computer – QuiteRSS is an RSS/Atom reader that allows you to track news feeds and share them on various social media services. Here's how you can install it in Linux Mint 17.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:quiterss/quiterss

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install quiterss

Quite RSS offers the following features:

Embedded browser (Webkit core)

Feed and news filters: new, unread, starred, deleted (for news until restart application)

User filters

Proxy configuration: automatic or manual

Feed import wizard: Search feed URL if site URL was entered


Click to Flash

Mark news starred

Automatic update feeds: on startup, by timer

Automatic cleanup on close using criterias

Enable/Disable images in news preview

Ability to quickly hide feed tree (for comfortable viewing)

Open feed or news in own tab

Quick news filter and quick search in browser

Sound notification on new news

Popup notification on new news

Show new or unread news counter on tray icon

Minimize on system tray: on start, on close, on minimize

Import/Export feeds (OPML-files)

Portable (Windows)

Free working set (Windows)


Check for updates



Source: Noobs Lab

Additional resources for QuiteRSS

QuiteRSS Site

QuiteRSS Screenshots

QuiteRSS Forum

Additional Linux Mint resources

Linux Mint Blog

Linux Mint Documentation

Linux Mint Downloads

Linux Mint Forum

Linux Mint Site

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