Provided by: mktorrent_1.0-4build1_amd64
mktorrent - simple BitTorrent metainfo file creator
mktorrent [OPTIONS] <target directory or filename>
mktorrent is a text-based utility to create BitTorrent metainfo files used by trackers and torrent clients. It can create metainfo files for single files or complete directories in a fast way.
-a <url>[,<url>]* specify the full tracker announce URLs. At least one is required and additional -a add backup trackers -c <comment> add a comment to the metainfo -d don't write the creation date -h show help screen -l <n> set the piece length to 2^n bytes, default is 18, that is 2^18 = 256kb -n <name> set the name of the torrent, default is the basename of the target -o <filename> set the path and filename of the created file, default is <name>.torrent -p set the private flag (dissalow DHT and Peer Exchange) -v verbose output -w <url>[,<url>]* add web seed URLs, additional -w add more URLs
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option) any later version.
Emil Renner Berthing <email@example.com> This manpage was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution by Nico Golde <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Please send bug reports, patches, feature requests, praise and general gossip about the program to: email@example.com mktorrent MKTORRENT(1)