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Hey All,

Can someone suggest a bit torrent application for CentOS 6.4 along with the name of the repo where it resides.

Add/Remove Software, and several google attempts, have come up empty.

3 thoughts on - Bit Torrent Application

  • [root@poontang ~]# yum search bittorrent

    ctorrent-1.3.4-14.dnh3.3.2.el6.x86_64 : Command line BitTorrent client for unix-like environments

    aria2-1.14.1-1.el6.rf.x86_64 : Download utility with BitTorrent and Metalink support

    ktorrent-3.3.4-1.el6.x86_64 : A BitTorrent program

    rtorrent-0.8.6-4.el6.x86_64 : BitTorrent client based on libtorrent

    transmission-2.13-1.el6.x86_64 : A lightweight GTK+ BitTorrent client

    I use Vuze, https://www.vuze.com/

  • [root@mushroom ~]# yum search bittorrent Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, protectbase, refresh-packagekit, security Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
    * base: mirror.dattobackup.com
    * contrib: mirror.ash.fastserv.com
    * elrepo: mirror.symnds.com
    * extras: mirror.linux.duke.edu
    * updates: mirror.ash.fastserv.com
    0 packages excluded due to repository protections Warning: No matches found for: bittorrent No Matches found
    [root@mushroom ~]#

    I like the looks of transmission-2.13-1.el6. Perhaps I need a repo name?

  • [root@poontang ~]# yum info transmission Available Packages Name : transmission Arch : x86_64
    Version : 2.13
    Release : 1.el6
    Size : 12 k Repo : epel Summary : A lightweight GTK+ BitTorrent client URL : http://www.transmissionbt.com/
    License : MIT and GPLv2
    Description : Transmission is a free, lightweight BitTorrent client. It features
    : a simple, intuitive interface on top on an efficient,
    : cross-platform back-end.

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