Transmission 2.31 Released for Ubuntu 4 comments


Transmission – Ubuntu’s default bittorrent client has been updated to version 2.31 and is ready for your Ubuntu Desktops via PPA. This release has come up wtih native GTK+ & QT clients, Local Peer discovery, DHT support and much more.

PPA Install

Just use the follwoing PPA to install Transmission 2.31 to your Ubuntu systems.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:transmissionbt/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install transmission

and enjoy the new Transmission !

New Features at a Glance

  • Local Peer Discovery.
  • Uses fewer resources than other clients.
  • UDP tracker support
  • Multiscrape support
  • Download scarcest pieces first
  • Native Mac, GTK+ and Qt GUI clients.
  • Daemon ideal for servers, embedded systems, and headless use.
  • Remote controlled by Web and Terminal client support.
  • Full encryption, DHT, µTP, PEX and Magnet Link support.
  • Numerous Bugfixes.

Any queries regarding Ubuntu/Mint or any other regarding linux can be asked at the forums freely.

Njoy Faster Bt-Downloads !


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  • Anonymous

    I love Transmission !

  • Anonymous

    I consider this one of the best clients for ubuntu :-)

  • Anonymous

    Hmm did all of the above and getting an error:

    mainstream@serotonine-pc:~$ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
    E: Type ‘.net/transmissionbt/ppa/ubuntu’ is not known on line 2 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/transmissionbt-ppa-natty.list
    E: The list of sources could not be read.

  • http://www.linoob.com Linoob.com’s Admin

    Looks like there is some problem with you sources list..Please Try Adding the PPA again or check for the requested PPA entry