Add some docs for torrent creation
authorAlexander Wirt <alexander.wirt@credativ.de>
Wed, 27 Feb 2013 10:19:48 +0000 (11:19 +0100)
committerAlexander Wirt <alexander.wirt@credativ.de>
Wed, 27 Feb 2013 10:19:48 +0000 (11:19 +0100)
README.asciidoc

index d93f141..d35d3e5 100644 (file)
@@ -498,6 +498,16 @@ torrents in the tracker. This directory is filled with symlinks to the real
 files because of shortcomings in current BitTorrent software which limits
 the usefulness of subdirectories.
 
 files because of shortcomings in current BitTorrent software which limits
 the usefulness of subdirectories.
 
+create a new torrentfile
+------------------------
+
+to create a new torrent file call btmakemetafile:
+
+-----------------------------------------------
+ btmakemetafile http://ftp-master.grml.org:6969/announce /var/www/ftp-master.grml.org/grml32-full_2012.05.iso --target /var/www/ftp-master.grml.org/grml32-full_2012.05.iso.torrent --announce_list http://tracker.publicbt.com/announce,http://ftp-master.grml.org:6969/announce,udp://tracker.openbittorrent.com:80/announce,udp://tracker.publicbt.com:80/announce --httpseeds http://download.grml.org/grml32-full_2012.05.iso
+ ---------------------------------------------
+
+and replace grml32-full_2012.05.iso with your iso name. After you created the file link it to `/home/tracker/torrents/` and restart bttrack afterwards. 
 
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