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uss 01-24-2005 08:20 AM

What's the best BitTorrent client you've used? I'm currently using Azureus. I can see all the files within the torrents and their download statuses so it's pretty decent. I also once used ABC but I didn't like in. Then I've heard that Bitlord is the best client out there, since it has a search feature and it's supposedly fast.

How about you?

Intrepid 01-24-2005 10:52 AM

Shareaza, is a great program, it provides heaps of features, such as being able to see the different sources, and search for torrent files, pause torrents or use links to torrents.
It's also a great file sharing program, all in one, I really like it.

Spirits forever 01-24-2005 11:38 AM

i'm also using Azerus, however, i used abc
and that was a simple client i liked it until it began to crash on my computer T_T
oh well, i'd say azerus, and for the same reasons you i guess

Xen 01-24-2005 11:43 AM

I'm using BitComet but I am thinking to change it to Azureus.

Paladin2000 01-24-2005 12:24 PM

I use both Azureus and ABC. Azureus is quite stable and user friendly but sometime ABC is better depending on the tracker your are connected to.

The good thing about ABC is that you could specify your sharing ratio so that you could queque several downloades one at a time as not to overuse your bandwidth just for downloading and seeding.

RoSs_bg2_rox 01-24-2005 01:17 PM

I use g3. It's not bad, it does all I need so I never bothered to try Azureus.

Zuvio 01-24-2005 03:46 PM

I got Bittornado. Dont know why, its one step better than the original bittorrent. Azureus lets you choose which files you wanna download, so that even better!

Vaskez 01-24-2005 04:10 PM

East, West, ain't no best
North, South, flossed out

LennonCook 01-24-2005 07:29 PM

<span style="color: lightblue">I can't remember where I saw it, or if it's even in any decent degree of stability yet, but there is a project somewhere called MozTorrent. It essentially expands the Firefox or Mozilla (possibly also Galeon, Epiphany, Konquerer, Camino, Netscape, etc.) download manager to allow for direct torrent downloads from the webpages. A quick google finds me the moztorrent mailing list info page, but I'm sure I've seen more detailed stuff than that at some point (the mailing list hasn't been posted to...).

Sir Krustin 01-26-2005 10:29 PM

bittornado


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