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Old 11-11-2003, 04:00 PM   #1
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Cool P2P for Linux?


I was just wondering if there was a P2P program like Kaza Lite, IMesh, or something. I would like to use a P2P program on my RedHat9 machine. Thanks Guys!
-Neo
 
Old 11-11-2003, 04:07 PM   #2
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I use limewire - www.limewire.com - which IMO is better than kazaa
 
Old 11-11-2003, 04:48 PM   #3
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There's Overnet as well,which you can download a few front ends for, I find this pretty good, although I have also used Linewire and that was Good as well.

Richard G.
 
Old 11-20-2003, 12:07 AM   #4
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Or you could just actually use Kazaa. Which, on linux is called Apollon. Its part of KDE
 
Old 11-20-2003, 01:15 AM   #5
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use limewire.. No plugins, no extra crap to do and the install is even a gui
 
Old 11-20-2003, 07:04 AM   #6
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got gtk-gnutella, it seems alright.
may take a look at Apollon later.
 
Old 11-20-2003, 01:49 PM   #7
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Old 11-20-2003, 05:32 PM   #8
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xmule!!
 
Old 11-20-2003, 06:55 PM   #9
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I'm no guru and I got GTK-Gnutella up and running pretty smoothly. I mostly download music and GTK gets about as many search results as Kazaa. Be warned that the XMMS player bundled with RH9 doesn't support mp3's so you'll have to fiddle with it a bit. Don't know how much of this you already knew...
 
Old 11-20-2003, 07:05 PM   #10
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Better yet, try 'giFT', reads on the Fasttrack(Kazaa) and gnutella(limewire) networks(along with others), try it.
 
  


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