You are here

HowTo Compile rTorrent From SVN In Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron

Howto Forge - Tue, 20/05/2008 - 11:41am

HowTo Compile rTorrent From SVN In Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron

Torrent is a great way to transfer large files very quickly. However most torrent clients are gui based and have quite some impact on system resources (e.g. Azureus). rTorrent is a lightweight client running from the terminal. Being able to run it in a screen session (also upon boot) makes it ideal to also control it from a remote location.

Read more...