BitTorrent (B. Cohen's version)

From HCL
Revision as of 11:44, 13 December 2011 by Kiril (talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

The modified bittorrent tarball is currently under the MPIBlib repository:

svn co

  • Create a file of any size consisting of "s" characters only.
  • Create torrent file:
 btmakemetafile myfile.ext http://<frontend on G5K>:6969/announce
 bttrack --port 6969 --dfile dstate
  • Book nodes interactively:
 qsub -I -lnodes=...
  • Start one client that has the full copy: --url http://my.server/myfile.torrent --saveas myfile.ext
  • On all other nodes, launch the client at the same time: