BitTorrent clients

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Transmission icon

Software > BitTorrent >

(on Wikipedia)
https://github.com/transmission/transmission
https://transmissionbt.com/

A BitTorrent client.

I use this because it's cross-platform, not just Windows and Linux, but also Linux/ARM, for my CubieTruck and Raspberry Pi.

Windows support is not officially released.



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Deluge logo

Software > BitTorrent >

(on Wikipedia)
https://git.deluge-torrent.org/deluge
https://deluge-torrent.org/

A BitTorrent client.

It can't copy magnet links, so it's best to not use it.



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BitTornado image

Software > BitTorrent >

(on Wikipedia)
http://www.bittornado.com/

A hacker's BitTorrent client.

I had used this for a while, but using something like it is a bit frustrating for me. It's rarely updated and is lacking a number of convenience features.

I was thinking of hacking some solutions to my grievances when I just got frustrated and dumped it to try Deluge again.

  • Abandoned: As of 2019-11-21, version 0.3.18 was released on 2006-12-24.



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Software > BitTorrent >

https://rakshasa.github.io/rtorrent/ [ 1 ] was http://libtorrent.rakshasa.no

A BitTorrent client.

I couldn't get it working.

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Software >
BitTorrent >

(on Wikipedia)
https://apps.kde.org/ktorrent/ [ 1 ] also/was https://kde.org/applications/internet/org.kde.ktorrent

A KDE BitTorrent client.

I used and loved it for a long time.

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FrostWire logo

Software >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.frostwire.com/

A BitTorrent client.

I used to love it, but it gave up Gnutella functionality so it's useless. I wonder if old versions are still good..

  • It was originally a fork of LimeWire [ 1 ] That page may also have relevant notes.

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^ 1 That page may also have relevant notes.