ipfs VS GitTorrent

Compare ipfs vs GitTorrent and see what are their differences.


A decentralization of GitHub using BitTorrent and Bitcoin (by cjb)
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ipfs GitTorrent
11 1
6,229 4,594
3.0% -
9.4 0.0
8 days ago over 1 year ago
JavaScript JavaScript
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of ipfs. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-24.


Posts with mentions or reviews of GitTorrent. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing ipfs and GitTorrent you can also consider the following projects:

webtorrent - ⚡️ Streaming torrent client for the web

dat - :floppy_disk: peer-to-peer sharing & live syncronization of files via command line [ DEPRECATED - More info on active projects and modules at https://dat-ecosystem.org/ ]

speed-test - Test your internet connection speed and ping using speedtest.net from the CLI


turf - A modular geospatial engine written in JavaScript

Bitcoin - Bitcoin Core integration/staging tree

RxJs - A reactive programming library for JavaScript

node-http-proxy - A full-featured http proxy for node.js [Moved to: https://github.com/http-party/node-http-proxy]

go-ipfs-api - The go interface to ipfs's HTTP API

js-git - A JavaScript implementation of Git.

peerflix - Streaming torrent client for node.js

web3.storage - ⁂ The simple file storage service for IPFS & Filecoin