CouchPotato on OpenMediaVault 5 using Raspberry Pi 4 | 2021

In this segment, we are going to show you “How to Install CouchPotato on OpenMediaVault 5 with Command line using Raspberry Pi 4 | 2021

What is CouchPotato?

Couchpotato is an automatic NZB and torrent downloader. You can keep a movies I want list and it will search for NZBs/torrents of these movies every X hours. Once a movie is found, it will send it to SABnzbd or download the torrent to a specified directory.

OpenMediaVault Versions :

OpenMediaVault 5 Installation Guide :

Software Required :

Equipment RequiredOptional
Raspberry PiRaspberry Pi 4Case
SD_CardSD Card
Raspberry Pi Keyboard
EthernetEthernet CableMouse
ChargerPower Adapter  
HDDExternal HDD  
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Docker Compose

version: "2.1"
    container_name: couchpotato
      - PUID=1000
      - PGID=1000
      - TZ=Europe/London
      - /path/to/appdata/config:/config
      - /path/to/downloads:/downloads
      - /path/to/movies:/movies
      - 5050:5050
    restart: unless-stopped

Docker CLI

docker run -d \
  --name=couchpotato \
  -e PUID=1000 \
  -e PGID=1000 \
  -e TZ=Europe/London \
  -p 5050:5050 \
  -v /path/to/appdata/config:/config \
  -v /path/to/downloads:/downloads \
  -v /path/to/movies:/movies \
  --restart unless-stopped \

How to Find PUID & PGID?

However, to find PUID and PGID we can use the below-given command.

ID name of the user


Access Radarr Web Interface

  • Now, we can access Radarr web interface by using OpenMediaVault IP Address:7878
  • However, you can follow the on-screen instructions to configure Radarr or you can refer to our video.

In conclusion

  • You are all set to use Raspberry Pi 4 as Radarr on OpenMediaVault 5 with the help of Docker.
  • If you face any issue regarding this article please share your thoughts.
  • Enjoy using Radarr on Docker using Openmediavault. Smile (.”_”.)

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