[arch-releng] How to create a torrent for the ISO

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Mon Aug 3 16:13:22 EDT 2009

On Thu, Jul 30, 2009 at 5:22 PM, Pierre Schmitz<pierre at archlinux.de> wrote:
> Hi engineers,
> thanks to a new version of mktorrent it is now easy to create webseed enabled
> torrents. I have updated my wrapper script to use this instead of my evil
> ktorrent hack.
> This script can be found at
> http://git.archlinux.de/archlinux-torrent-utils/plain/mktorrent-archlinux
> You will need kmtorrent from http://mktorrent.sourceforge.net/; there is also
> I would suggest to install this on sigurd and also the opentracker on it. This
> way the releng team can create those torrents right on the server and will
> also be able to add those to the trackers whitelist.

Hey guys,
I'd like to do this today.

I'm currently building and installing opentracker (and libowfat).

Pierre, do you happen to know much about the config? Do we get a web
interface with this, or is it dumb?

More information about the arch-releng mailing list