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122 views

Prioritize a peer?

I'm a Utorrent user, and am currently seeding a rather large file set. I have allocated a seedbox that I want to use to share the torrent with much higher bandwidth than I currently have. However, ...
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16 views

How to utilize the bandwidth on multiple sites

I have multiple servers setup on different geolocations. Each of the site have different speed ,bandwidth and storage limit. I want to know is there any way to utilize all bandwidth from multiple ...
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scheduling various things and balancing bandwidth while using torrent and uploading

I have approximately 200 files to be downloaded via BitTorrent, these files can be from 200mb to 4.8 GB on the same time I want to take backup of some already existing pdfs in my home directory, ...
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315 views

Strange speed jumps when downloading a torrent file

I've been experiencing strange download behavior in a torrent manager on archlinux. Whenever I try to download a torrent my speed starts dropping and getting back to the same level again and again. ...
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162 views

RSS with only .torrent links for newly released FOSS .iso files?

Is there a freely accessible RSS feed such that (1) it exclusively consists of direct .torrent links for newly released FOSS software, and (2) the feed can be parsed by utorrent or a similar free ...
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272 views

Simple charitable upload bandwidth donation w/o legal worries? [closed]

My ISP plan includes 100Mbit/s uncapped upload that is mostly unused. Help me donate it to a charitable cause in a way that meets these conditions: no risk of legal hassles (i.e. illegal P2P seeding ...
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746 views

throttling my own bittorrent traffic the hard way

I need to throttle in an almost binary way my bittorrent traffic. I have seen some posts on the subject on how to deal with nasty users - the answers are more targeted at how to make their life ...
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577 views

Torrent client allowing upload/download rate limit depending on the time of day

With Azureus/Vuze, can we set an upload/download rate limit depending on the time of day ? If not, do you know a torrent client allowing this ? Client must be available on Linux. EDIT After ...
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1answer
269 views

Upload Bandwidth usage when you become seed of a torrent

When I become the seed for a torrent and leecher tries to download from my computer, the data from my computer must be uploaded so that it is available to others. Doesn't it affect my upload bandwidth ...
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428 views

Can my computer/router handle 5000 bittorrent connections?

I have a 40Mbit/sec connection. 40Mbit/sec upload and download both. All the bit torrent calculators recommend a value of some seemingly insane number of connections... What are some reasonable ...
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408 views

Why would certain torrent trackers not let me upload?

When I download torrents from certain trackers (usually ones with set ratio limits), I can't seem to upload much, even when download is blazingly fast. On other trackers (sadly - the ones with no ...