Re: Want to share FC6 DVD iso using bittorrent

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At 9:46 PM -0500 10/24/06, Jay Cliburn wrote:
>Tony Nelson wrote:
>> At 9:03 PM -0500 10/24/06, Jay Cliburn wrote:
>>> I have an FC6 DVD iso that I downloaded from a mirror today.  I'd like
>>>to make
>>> it available to bittorrent, but I know almost nothing about, um,
>>> I've installed bittorrent on my server and I've opened ports 6881-6999.  I
>>> went
>>> to, but couldn't quickly find the instructions to do
>>>what I'm
>>> trying to do.  Can someone provide a quick howto?
>> Not me, but the README file for bittorrent
>> (/usr/share/doc/bittorrent*/README.txt) says how to set up for serving.
>> However, I think you want to set up for peering with the regular torrent as
>> if you got the DVD via the torrent; that might be done by 1) starting to
>> fetch the torrent, 2) stopping, 3) replace the file in ZOD with your
>> complete file, and 4) restarting.  Umm, this is a guess.
>Yes, I want to be a peer.  Thanks for discerning that.
>What goes in the SHA1SUM file?  A single line containing the sha1sum of
>the iso file?

Sort of.  If you start and stop the torrent, I think the SHA1SUM file will
show up right away.  Umm, it did here, anyway.  You can probably also
download it from the mirror site you got the DVD iso from.
TonyN.:'    The Great Writ     <mailto:[email protected]>
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