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

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Mon Aug 3 17:31:22 EDT 2009

Am Montag 03 August 2009 23:05:22 schrieb Aaron Griffin:
> I get the following with these config options. Similar error when
> using the full path:
> Warning: Can't open accesslist file: whitelist (but will try to create
> it later, if necessary and possible).
> PWD: /etc/opentracker

Maybe the opentracker user cannot read those files? How do you start it?

> > Then we need a whitelist file for all torrents we like to share in the
> > same dir. I use this which includes the previous ones on those archbott
> > images from tpowa. Everything after a whitespace will be ignored; so I
> > used it for commenting for the recent entries:
> So sha1sum file >> whitelist is all that is needed?

Its not that easy. You need some torrent tools to get the info hash or just 
upload it at some site like http://torrenteditor.com/ and copy the hash fro 
mthere (remvoe the white spaces)


Pierre Schmitz, http://users.archlinux.de/~pierre

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