qBittorrent 2.2.0

QbittorrentqBittorrent 2.2.0 for Mandriva Linux 2010.0 & 2009.1

BitTorrent client

The qBittorrent project was started in March 2006 to create a lightweight but featureful BitTorrent client that would be multi-platform and very easy to use.

qBittorrent v2 is the closest open source (GNU GPL v2 license) equivalent to µtorrent. qBittorrent is based on Qt4 toolkit and libtorrent-rasterbar.



qBittorrent v2 Features:

* Polished µTorrent-like User Interface
* Well-integrated and extensible Search Engine
o Simultaneous search in most famous BitTorrent search sites
o Per-category-specific search requests (e.g. Books, Music, Movies)
* All Bittorrent extensions
o DHT, Peer Exchange, Full encryption, Magnet URI, ...
* Remote control through a Web user interface
o Nearly identical to the regular UI, all in Ajax
* Advanced control over trackers, peers and torrents
o Torrents queueing and prioritizing
o Torrent content selection and prioritizing
* UPnP / NAT-PMP port forwarding support
* Available in ~25 languages (Unicode support)
* µTorrent spoofing to bypass private trackers whitelisting
* Advanced RSS support with download filters (inc. regex)
* IP Filtering (eMule and PeerGuardian compatible)










qBittorrent v2.1.x to v2.2.0 final

This new major release brings a few interesting features such as a bandwidth scheduler and more advanced feature settings. There was also a great deal of code cleanup and optimization.

  • FEATURE: User can set alternative speed limits for fast toggling
  • FEATURE: Bandwidth scheduler (automatically use alternative speed limits for a given period)
  • FEATURE: Added "Added/Completed On" columns to transfer list
  • FEATURE: Added "Upload/Download limit" columns to transfer list
  • FEATURE: Torrent files can be exported to a given directory
  • FEATURE: Outgoing ports range can be customized (for QoS)
  • FEATURE: User can choose to apply transfer limits on LAN too
  • FEATURE: User can choose to include the protocol overhead in transfer limits
  • FEATURE: Torrents can be automatically rechecked on completion
  • FEATURE: If 2 torrents have the same hash, add new trackers/URL seeds to the existing torrent
  • FEATURE: Trackers can be added from Web UI
  • FEATURE: Global transfer information are displayed in the new Web UI status bar
  • FEATURE: Allow to change the priority of several files at once
  • FEATURE: Support for multiple scan folders (Patch by Christian Kandeler)
  • BUGFIX: Only one log window can be opened at a time
  • BUGFIX: Optimized RSS module memory usage
  • BUGFIX: Consider HTTP downloads >1MB as invalid .torrent files and abort
  • BUGFIX: Fix Web UI authentication with some browsers
  • BUGFIX: Set Web UI ban period to 1 hour
  • COSMETIC: Improved style management

Porting: NicCo
NicCo (2009.1/64 - 2010.0/32), Superino (2010.0/64)


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