View Full Version : Torrent Help

06-08-2005, 10:44 PM
Does anybody know what steps can be taken to optimize the torrent DL speeds? This is also weird - when my fiend goes to check the tracker on the website, it says there are 800 seeders and 27,000 leechers, yet my friend is only connected to 2 seeders and 55 leechers. He is getting a pathetic rate of 20 Kbs. Any suggestions?

Hammock Parties
06-09-2005, 06:17 AM
He probably needs to open some ports. Make sure 6881-6889 are open.

Also, use Azureus. By far the best BT client.

This has been piracy corner with GoChiefs.

06-09-2005, 06:39 AM
torrents are slow in the early stages, also your upload is proportional to your download. 20k may be slow but eventually the download will finish (mine did overnight) GTA:SA looks good :)