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Old 10-07-2004, 12:58 PM   #1
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Linux bittorrent tracker?

Hi all,
I've been looking at setting up my own tracker, but aren't sure which tracker to set up under linux. I've looked at bnbt and easybnbt and a few others but they all seem to be aimed at windows. Any tips/links for setting this up?
Old 10-07-2004, 06:05 PM   #2
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The bittorrent client Azureus has a built in tracker that you can set up:
Old 10-08-2004, 08:14 AM   #3
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thanks veritas -
forgot about all the extended goodies that azureus offers...
I must admit I ditched it for ctorrent, but I'll defnitely check out their tracker.
Old 10-09-2004, 04:12 PM   #4
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the original python based BT client has a tracker as well.


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