Adding torrents with the same info hash

General support for problems installing or using Deluge
Masterjuggler
New User
New User
Posts: 4
Joined: Tue May 16, 2017 8:54 pm
OS or Distro: Ubuntu

Adding torrents with the same info hash

Postby Masterjuggler » Thu Jun 08, 2017 11:57 pm

I use a few different private trackers and have the ability to cross-seed. This is normally not a problem because either the files or directories are named differently, but when the names and content are exactly the same (e.g. when a torrent is created by me to upload to another private tracker), deluge does not allow the same info hash to have multiple entries. I can't just add an extra tracker to these entries due to the nature of private trackers.

Is there currently any way around this? Is it at least being worked on for 2.0? If not, can I request such a feature?

Thanks in advance.

shamael
Super Seeder
Super Seeder
Posts: 268
Joined: Sat Oct 08, 2016 9:28 am
OS or Distro: osmc

Re: Adding torrents with the same info hash

Postby shamael » Fri Jun 09, 2017 9:00 am

Hi Masterjuggler

If hash and block size are the same, why can't you add the second tracker (for my info)? How can the private tracker detect it?
BTW if multiple tracker needs a change to be functionnal (look for ltconfig plugin)

Cas
Top Bloke
Top Bloke
Posts: 3442
Joined: Mon Dec 07, 2009 6:04 am
OS or Distro: Ubuntu 16.04
Location: Scotland

Re: Adding torrents with the same info hash

Postby Cas » Fri Jun 09, 2017 10:43 am

There is a detailed discussion on qbittorrent: https://github.com/qbittorrent/qBittorrent/issues/2928

and libtorrent mailing list: https://sourceforge.net/p/libtorrent/ma ... /34078917/

The upshot is no, unless libtorrent ever supports it...


Return to “Support”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 11 guests