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Mylar is an automated Comic Book (cbr/cbz) downloader program for use with NZB and torrents.

Mylar allows you to create a watchlist of series that it monitors for various things (new issues, updated information, etc). It will grab, sort, and rename downloaded issues. It will also allow you to monitor weekly pull-lists for items belonging to said watchlisted series to download, as well as being able to monitor and maintain story-arcs.

Initial Setup

Installing Mylar is easy. Simply issue the following command from SSH:

sudo box install mylar

This command will install and configure mylar for your user.

How to Access

After installation, you can access Medusa at the url: https://<>/mylar

Service Management

Multi-user for mylar is not enabled by default.

The systemd service file resides at:

sudo systemctl start mylar

Download Clients

To add a download client, go to Settings > Download Client. Make sure Advanced Settings are shown and click Add Client.

Name: rTorrent
rTorrent host:
Port: 443
URL Path: /rutorrent/plugins/httprpc/action.php
Username: <your username>
Password: <your password>
Add label to torrent: TV (or anything else you desire)
Optional - Downloaded files location: <custom directory>
Name: rTorrent
Port: sabnzbd port
API: API Key from SAB

You can always also try the general troubleshooting tips written in our guide. They might or might not apply, but asking these questions can often make you understand what is under the hood better and help you find what needs to be fixed. It's always worth a shot!