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Questions tagged [transmission]

Transmission is a cross-platform BitTorrent client

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How can I have more than five concurrent torrent downloading with transmission WD MyCloud?

How can I have more than five concurrent torrent downloading with transmission WD MyCloud? I've seen an article where I can edit the .json (How to have more than five torrents downloading concurrently ...
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Port Forwarding: How do I make my torrent client use the internet of a remote server?

I have a Shadowsocks server on my Ubuntu server, and I am tunneling all my traffic through it by using Proxifier. The problem is that my torrent client (Transmission) says its port 51413 is closed. I ...
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Transmission-daemon permission denied in /home/pi/ folder. How to fix it?

I don't want to use any USB drive with my Raspberry Pi because my SD card has 32GB storage. So i put /home/pi/torrent/downloads and /home/pi/torrent/incompleted location in the /etc/transmission-...
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How do I migrate my Transmission state & settings to another user account?

Suppose I want to migrate my transmission configuration settings and current "state" (which torrents are active, which are paused, etc.) - from one user account to another, either on the same machine ...
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how to restore link between torrent and file?

I have several files downloaded with the Transmission bittorrent client. But for certain reasons (e.g. OS re-installation) these files have "lost" their torrents. How can I restore them, so that these ...
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transmission-daemon changes config folder on reboot

I am not sure why but transmission seems to be changing my settings on reboot. The folder where the settings are being held is /etc/transmission-daemon. I run the command sudo service transmission-...
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What determines transmitted and received data and why is a crossover cable and straight through cable needed in curtain situations?

I understand what RX and TX means when it comes to networking and I understand the difference between T568A and T568B wiring standards. But the one thing I don't understand is if the different colored ...
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Seed only when nothing is being downloaded in transmissoin bittorrent

A transmission torrent app running on a router. How to set transmission, so that it only seeds (uploads) when nothing is being downloaded ? Reason: Download speed fall big time, if uploads are ...
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Transmission daemon not working after trying to set up firewall to force it to use vpn

I tried to force transmission to use a my vpn by following these instrunctions. Now it doesn't work at all. I flushed the iptables rules and rebooted but it still doesn't work. Here are my current ...
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Unable to login after manual edit of /etc/passwd

Had a trouble with transmission daemon's permission. It keeps using default debian-transmission even after editing /etc/init.d/transmission-daemon. So I edited the /etc/passwd and set 0:0 to debian-...
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How to gracefully kill the transmission-daemon in a docker container?

I'm trying to dockerize a standalone transmission-daemon with https. So I'm using transmission-daemon and nginx packages, and the docker is based on alpine Linux. To run both programs, I'm using ...
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What does link transmission rate exactly mean?

I am very confused by 'transmission rate' and 'propagation speed'. When we say 100Mbps, what does it mean exactly? From what I read, the transmission rate is the amount of information that can be ...
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Permission Denied on my raspberry pi transmission

I installed on my Raspberry pi 3 running on Debian the headless version of transmission: sudo apt-get install transmission-daemon After this I stopped the service and I modified the settings: sudo ...
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Unable to Download Torrents After Windows 10 Install

I'm just trying to download a small, simple magnet torrent to see that everything is functioning (the magnet torrent from ipleak.net). It just sits there at 0KB, 0%, 0 peers and never moves. I have ...
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How to change/add a tracker to a .torrent file using the command line?

I use transmission-daemon on Debian for my torrents. For now, I've been using the website http://torrenteditor.com/ to add trackers to .torrent files. I'd like to edit .torrent files directly using ...
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launch transmission-daemon as root

have trouble with transmission daemon. I need to write files to external hdd, but always get Error: Permission denied Some guys write something about auto-mounting bug, but I can't mount it each time ...
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Transmission can't find downloaded movie in new location

I've downloaded a movie with Transmission. After the download, I've noticed it has downloaded into the wrong folder (Downloads instead of Videos), so I moved it to the desired folder. Now, ...
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RPi2 OSMC Transmission NFS Permissions error

I'm having trouble with transmission accessing my NFS share, giving a "permission denied" error. I'm using the most recent OSMC on RPi 2, with the transmission app as downloaded through the osmc app ...
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SEGV Error Transmission-daemon CentOS

Something strange happend with Transmission. It had worked perfect all day, but after I added it to autoboot (via systemctl), it broke. There is no difference which hdd use to downloading. After few ...
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Transmission: Watch-dir correctly configured, finds torrent, doesn't add

Running transmission-daemon on a debian 7 box and everything works perfectly. Except the watch dir. Transmission picks up any torrent placed in the directory but doesn't add it. Watch Dir ...
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transmission does not create functional torrent

I am trying to share a file with a colleague by creating a torrent via transmission. Testing locally however doesn't seem to work. I'm testing this on my home network, from which it is known that I ...
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Transmission-daemon and security [closed]

Recently I have installed and configured transmission daemon on my server, but I wounder how I can increase security of it. I am using nginx to provide access via ssl but I have a question about auth....
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Transmission is using a weirdo file browser instead of my default kde file browser

I just install Debian Lenny with KDE. In transmission when I right click a torrent and choose "open folder" it opens in Baobab then I need to right click the file and choose "Open folder" to finally ...
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Cannot disable Transmission-Daemon from starting at boot

I'm running Raspbian, and I want to disable Transmission-Daemon from running automatically at boot-up. According to this post, I should simply edit /etc/default/transmission-daemon and set the option ...
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Transmission-Daemon does not upload, but can download

I have just installed transmission-daemon on a Raspberry Pi running Raspbian (Jessie). When adding a torrent to the web interface, downloading works at high speeds, but it doesn't upload anything at ...
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Transmission not downloading - can't connect to trackers

I've got Transmission 2.82 installed on my NAS drive (MyBookLive) and it has been working great for over a year now. I moved (physical locations) and now none of the torrents will download. When I ...
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How to direct all internet data transmission as torrent?

I have 4 Mbps (which will be 500KBps) internet connection but it always gives torrent speed at 1.5 MBps. So cool, right? So, is there any way I can make the ISP see my whole internet data transmission ...
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Where does this transmission rate come from?

In a webpage I saved from long time ago: Many people are happy when they purchase their first scanner because they can now attach images to the Email they send to friends and family. Little do ...
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Unable to download torrents on OS X Yosemite

I am unable to download using torrent on OS X Yosemite, but the weird part is that able to do that on a windows machine on the same network. Router reports that the port is open, but the torrent ...
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Mac proxifier to use with Transmission?

I am attempting to route just my Transmission traffic through a proxy instead of all of my traffic through a VPN. My attempts at getting this to work: Attempting to just route Transmission traffic ...
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How to set automatic transmission password?

Hello Guys i need help about transmission password set automatically Example echo "root password" > settings.json not good for the shadow file Sorry for my bad english
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transmission file selection with magnet links

Is it possible to select which files to download with transmission-cli(or daemon) when using magnet links? Maybe it is somehow possible to convert first to .torrent file and then continue with ...
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Transmission doesn't connect internet after ip address change

After I've changed ip address on raspberry pi I've got problem with torrent client Transmission. It doesn't start download or upload of torrent file. I've updated /etc/network/interfaces, but it doesn'...
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A way to increase Transmission upload speed to take all bandwith?

I am using Transmission torrent client on Ubuntu. My upload speed never gets higher than 15% of available upload speed, even if I'm not using computer at all. How can I force Transmission to use all ...
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Transmission-daemons settings file not saving. Watch doesn't work

I tried adding a watch folder to my transmission settings but I failed. I'm working on a Raspberry Pi and edited the file in /etc/transmission-daemon/settings.json with the fields: "watch-dir": "~/...
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Create and seed .torrent using command line

I want to create and seed a torrent file from console (CentOS), so I've installed and started transmission, but the .torrent file doesn't seed: yum install transmission-cli transmission-daemon -y ...
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Specify manually installed dependency with Synaptic install

Libevent2.0.5 is the latest version available in the repository but I want to use libevent2.0.21 instead as I'm troubleshooting an error with Transmission. I compiled libevent2.0.21-stable using ...
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Ethernet audio transmitter for long ranges?

I need to make up a solution for transferring audio file from server to speakers (preferred option via Ethernet). The problem is that in worst case the server may be ~300 km away. Is there any ...
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Transmission asks if there is another version of transmission running

I have recently installed transmission daemon, while trying to config my user settings from the commadline, i noticed this line. [04:07:41.304] Couldn't bind port 51413 on 0.0.0.0: Address already in ...
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In uTorrent, how to configure to (only) receive from encrypted peers?

On Mac uTorrent has a setting for forcing encryption on outgoing traffic, but does not have one for (preferring) using encrypted incoming traffic, like Transmission does?
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Is there any way to disable file preallocation in Transmission on OSX?

Is there any way to disable file preallocation in Transmission on OSX? I've tried: defaults write org.m0k.transmission PreAllocation 0 defaults write org.m0k.transmission Preallocation 0 defaults ...
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How do I proxy just certain sites?

Time Warner has apparently blocked access to trackers that are used by thepiratebay. I need to bypass this somehow, but I don't need to bypass everything. Turns out after downloading the initial ...
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transmission-daemon web 403 forbidden

Using transmission-daemon on a Raspberry Pi with Respbian, I always get 403 Forbiden when I try to visit RPi_IP:9091/transmission/ from another computer via local network. My settings.json: "rpc-...
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How do I restore original configuration file that's in the home directory?

I'm asking in general but also because I'd like to know how to restore a configuration file of the Transmission bittorrent client (apt package is named transmission-gtk). I'm on Ubuntu 13.10, and it ...
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Transmission cannot be started in Unix

I once opened Transmission in some computer in the computer centre of my institute, and maybe forgot to exit Transmission and locked the screen. Then on some later day I log in from another computer ...
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How to have more than five torrents downloading concurrently with transmission?

I've installed transmission on my Raspbmc distro and it's been working great. The only thing I've noticed is that it can only download five torrents concurrently; anything after that is queued. I've ...
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Trouble Seeding

I'm trying to distribute some large video files from a recent talk I helped organize, and figured putting torrents up for the HD versions would be a good approach. I've used these instructions (...
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transmission-remote commands are erroring with Unexpected response: <h1>401: Unauthorized</h1>Unauthorized User: deflate, gzip

I'm running the latest Raspbian distribution and just installed the transmission packages. I've been unable to set it up properly because whenever I run a transmission-remote command - say, to alter ...
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Is it possible run Transmission daemon and Qt/GTK GUI at once in sync?

The title is the question. Originally this Ubuntu machine was meant to be headless, but I installed LXDE. Usually Transmission is run by the default GTK+ GUI. Instead of making sure the daemon runs ...
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Only Root Can Mount on Raspberry Pi

I am new to UNIX and I have been trying to setup Transmission on my new Raspberry Pi. I have formatted my external USB drive to ext4 and added the following line to the /etc/fstab. /dev/sda1 /...