BitTornado for Linux
Developer / company: John Hoffman
BitTornado is an improved bittorrent client that was built on the original BitTorrent. This client features an enhanced console/curses mode, lots of new features under the hood, and is generally one of the most advanced clients out there. It allows you to limit your bandwidth consumption, and provides more control over your torrents. It does everything the original bittorrent does, plus more.
BitTornado is the successor of Shad0w's Experimental Client, and is programmed by the same person. If yor having problems setting this up you can use this Guide to Setting up BitTornado. The interface resembles the original BitTorrent clients, but with added features.
- Upload/download speed limitation
- Prioritised downloading when downloading batches (several files)
- Detailed information about connections to other peers
- No central servers
- Encrypted communications
- Contact list with instant messaging and private mail
- P2P file sharing
- No advertising
"Super Seed" mode and "Peer Exchange" were originally developed by the BitTornado group. It is programmed using Python, for platform independence. BitTornado is an alternative BitTorrent client that allows a bit more adjustments than the original client. The most noticeable differences are the ability to adjust upload rate and the number of maximum uploads. It also includes pre-defined settings for various types of Internet connections.
Note: You can click on any file extension link from the list below, to view its detailed information. The list of extensions used or otherwise associated with the application may not be complete, because many common file extensions on our website, such as jpg (pictures) or txt (text files), can be opened by a large number of applications, or are too general file format. However most, if not all directly associated file extensions should be listed with its appropriate program. Although its likely, that some file extensions may be missing from the list of associated file extensions with the application, yet they can be opened, be part of, or otherwise be associated with the program.
Common file extensions used by BitTornado for Linux
Comparison table of actions that BitTornado for Linux can perform with its associated file type beta
This table might not contain all possible associated or supported file types or may contain incorrect data.
If you need more information please contact the developers of BitTornado for Linux (John Hoffman), or check out their product website.
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