Downloading a Torrent with libtorrent-python

I have the following python code: import libtorrent as lt import time ses = lt.session() ses.listen_on(6881, 6891) params = { 'save_path': '/home/downloads/', 'storage_mode':...

python http/udp bittorrent tracker scrape library

I have a list of torrent info_hashes. For each info_hash, I have a list of trackers that correspond with that info_hash. What I would like to do is scrape each tracker in the list to get the...

Is there any way to convert a torrent file to magnet link?

Recently, I'm doing things related to magnet link. What I want to do is to convert a torrent file to magnet link. I've tried given-a-torrent-file-how-do-i-generate-a-magnet-link-in-python, but get...

Libtorrent, Python, how set download speed

Is there any way to change the speed of dowload in libtorrent library form Python?

Do the python bindings for libtorrent-rasterbar work with Python 3 ?

I have Python 3.4 (32-bit) installed, and I installed the python-libtorrent-0.16.16.win32.msi on top of that. My test code says: ImportError: DLL load failed: %1 is not a valid Win32...

libtorrent python dht example

I am trying to implement a p2p application. I want to use DHT in libtorrent library. I would like to use python for p2p application. Can anyone suggest an example dht libtorrent python...

pip install python-libtorrent==1.1.0 fails on linux

Title is self explanatory. I get the following error in linux and python2.7: Could not find a version that satisfies the requirement python-libtorrent (from versions: ) No matching distribution...

Installing libtorrent for Python 3.6 on Windows 7

Windows 7 x64 - Python 3.6 I am trying to install the libtorrent Python library in windows using the instructions here. After navigating to the setup.py file, I used the following commands python...

Libtorrent torrent->magnet

I'm trying to convert some torrents into magnets using libtorrent. I've read that in python you can use info = libtorrent.torrent_info(sys.argv[1]) print "magnet:?xt=urn:btih:%s&dn=%s" %...

Python/Libtorrent: Retrieve metadata from a magnet link without downloading files

I'm trying to just get the torrent name or a list of files in the torrent without actually downloading them. This is my current code, it is functional but slow, as it downloads the torrent...

The libtorrent is not working on other machines

I was working on a small program on python.I'm using pyinstaller to make the binary(windows).The program uses libtorrent library.The executable thus compiled works on my machine (windows 8) but...

Installing the Python3 bindings for libtorrent on Ubuntu

I'm trying to install libtorrent for Python3. It's a wrapper for a C++ library. However, I can't seem to get it to work. I've tried: $ sudo apt-get install python-libtorrent $ sudo apt-get...

Does libtorrent work in Python 3?

I've tried everything over the last few days to install libtorrent in Python3. No matter what I try, I get: Python 3.6.3 |Anaconda, Inc.| (default, Oct 13 2017, 12:02:49) [GCC 7.2.0] on...

Install packages into virtual environment with apt-get

I'm trying to create a virtual environment for my Python3 project. The problem is, some of the dependencies I'm trying to install into the virtualenv aren't through pip. For example, to get...

Building of BBv2 for libtorrent

I am following this guide to build libtorrent for python 3.6, but i'm stuck at this portion. Change directory to c:\boost_1_55_0\tools\jam\src. Then run the script called build.bat or build.sh on...

Fixing unresolved external symbols using Boost.Python

I am trying to build a library and getting several "unresolved external symbol" errors. I am trying to fix one of those errors which should give me an idea of how to proceed. That error is:...

deluge: recurring corruption of torrent state forces me to re-check them every time

I'm using Deluge and get these errors for the same torrents all the time: /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/deluge/_libtorrent.py:59: RuntimeWarning: to-Python converter for...

Libtorrent is downloaded and the Module file exists, pip says it exists, yet I can't import it in Python

I am attempting to add libtorrent to my Python. My issue is that even though I have tried many, albeit odd, workarounds (more on this later) to get libtorrent to work with my Python, I cannot for...

ssl handshake failure using proxy for scrapy

I'm trying to setup a proxy on a scrapy project. I followed te instructions from this answer: "1-Create a new file called “middlewares.py” and save it in your scrapy project and add the...

Loading a magnet torrent with Python and Libtorrent

I'm trying to download a torrent with a magnet link. The magnet link works as I've tried it on a few clients but this code gets stuck on "0% done" and loops without downloading. Does anyone know...

Can't build Kivy project with buildozer and python3crystax

Sorry for possible stupid question, but today I spent ~5 hours trying to build simple apk with Python3, Buildozer and Crystax NDK. I used Buildozer VM, downloaded Crystax ndk 10.3.2, created...

Python libtorrent, get file list names

I am using libtorrent for python 3.6 . I just want to get any file names that downloaded with a session, e.g. the folder name, the files name etc. I searched around the web didn't come across...

ImportError: cannot import name 'hex_regex'

I'm working on adding django-location-field. However when I add the following code from django.contrib.gis.geos import Point from location_field.models.spatial import LocationField address =...

link static library with shared library problem

I'm new to Linux, so sorry if this my question is really stupid. I have shared cross-platform library project, which uses third party static library (Libtorrent). Windows/Android/macOS - builds...

Downloading just the .torrent file from a magnet uri. Not sure what I'm actually downloading

Given a magnet file, I'm trying to get a .torrent file using the Python bindings for libtorrent. #!/usr/bin/env python import libtorrent as lt import time import sys import random ses =...

Downloading Multiple torrent files with Libtorrent in Python

I'm trying to write a torrent application that can take in a list of magnet links and then download them all together. I've been trying to read and understand the documentation at Libtorrent but I...

user-config.jam not being interpreted correctly on windows 10

I am trying to build the python bindings of libtorrent using boost version 1.63. I've set up my user-config.jam file in my home directory like so: using python : 3.7 : C:/Program Files...

How to seed with python libtorrent DHT?

I have Ubuntu server with libtorrent, python-libtorrent and local pc Win10 with uTorrent. On Server I want create 1.torrent and start seeding it on server On PC I want load 1.torrent to uTorrent...

How to set active downloads in session with libtorrent/Python

I'm trying to made a script to download files in python. So far so good with the default settings for the session. but when i'm trying to set 'active downloads' it just doesn't download. I'm sure...

Download many torrents with libtorrent (Python)

I use libtorrent (python) to download many torrents (about 1500 - from 100mb to several gb). I tried different settings but it cannot download more then 4-5 in 24 hours. May be there are special...