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.


After reading the answer, I learned that you can install plugins for Azureus/Vuze. There is one about scheduling. I've tried to install it but I got a NullPointerException


Transmission (Mac OS X and Unix/Linux with GTK+ or Qt GUI) has a "speed limit" mode that can be scheduled.

Screenshot is from Mac OS X Version, but I believe they have that feature on all platforms.

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  • I used it 2 years ago and I didn't notice about this feature. – Luc M Jan 2 '11 at 20:22
  • @Luc You're welcome. Transmission development is quite active, it's possible that this feature is more recent than that. – Daniel Beck Jan 2 '11 at 20:29

it's still in alpha stage, but µTorrent has a linux client that allows scheduling of rate limits here

  • haven't used nano torrent on linux yet, but i liked a couple years ago on the windows side – RobotHumans Jan 1 '11 at 16:50
  • @aking It's mu, used for micro, not nano ;) – Daniel Beck Jan 2 '11 at 17:56
  • @Daniel okies my bad – RobotHumans Jan 2 '11 at 18:30

Deluge has scheduling through a plugin. It's available for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.

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