Jump to content

linux>no gui>torrent & DC programs

Recommended Posts

I'm looking for decent torrent and DC (direct connect) software that can run in linux (ubuntu server) without a GUI. would be preferable if there is a web GUI especially for the torrents, the DC isn't as big of an issue since its just going to start whenever the computer starts and serve the files in the background and will never be used to download files.


ive found a few torrent programs that seem to do this but nothing that stands out above the others.




thanks, kyle :)

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

If you want to manage torrent files via a virtual terminal (command line), I highly recommend "rtorrent." Links are below to the main website and a useful setup article.


http://libtorrent.rakshasa.no/ (Check the bottom of page for your distribution specific package)





I have used "rtorrent" for years with no problems under Debian and Fedora distributions.

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now