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Old 06-09-2008, 03:19 PM   #1
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what is the best bit torrent to use for downloading on linux (ubunta)

what is the best bit torrent to use for downloading on linux (ubunta)
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I like azureus. Although ktorrent was nice too.

Old 06-20-2008, 01:46 PM   #3
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I tried azureus, but got lost with the "port 135 must be open" part. Is there an application to use to download torrents fairly quickly, without having to tweak the firewall? Or am I not using/understanding azureus correctly?


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