What is BiTorrent?(Or is it BitTorrent?)

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  1. swatkat

    swatkat New Member

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    Hi,
    I want to know what is BiTorrent?Why it is used in downloads (links)?
     
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    And its bit-torrent.

    Made/designed by bram cohen. It was basically started as a way to reduce server load,

    there are a few pictures on his site, let me link them

    Normally when u download from a server , this is what happens.

    [​IMG]

    U can see the central server, sendint packets/data to all the clients.


    whereas , if u use BT[bit torrent]

    [​IMG]
     
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    gr8 info ice
     
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    djmykey Let the music play.....

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    nice ice cool info thanks for the links too ppl.......was thinking abt posting this thread.
     
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    man i love bit torrent.. fro mthe time i have got the mtnl unlimited internet connection... my pc`s been on... 24/7..hehehehehe.....
    bittorrent rocks..!!
     
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    yeah Torrents rock.. downloaded GB's and GB's of stuff from torrent (Troy,Spiderman2,SkyCaptain, Shrek2,I-Robot, Doom3,couple of music albums)
    its pretty good... but finding working torrents can be difficult..
    But once hooked it wil be a genuine file...

    (ok i also donloaded 2GB of p0rn hehe...)
     
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    and i guess this is being used these days to download whole big movie files.. even hindi movies are online!
     
  10. adithyagenius

    adithyagenius I WANT MORE FPS!!

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    godzi introduced me to it. Its the best way to download large files on dial ups without get corrupt files.
     
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    :lol: @ ICE !

    Just google up man...u cud get what u need :)
     
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