tribler VS py-ipv8

Compare tribler vs py-ipv8 and see what are their differences.


Privacy enhanced BitTorrent client with P2P content discovery (by Tribler)


Python implementation of Tribler's IPv8 p2p-networking layer (by Tribler)
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tribler py-ipv8
52 3
4,202 205
0.7% 1.0%
9.8 6.4
3 days ago 6 days ago
Python Python
GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of tribler. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-23.


Posts with mentions or reviews of py-ipv8. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-23.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing tribler and py-ipv8 you can also consider the following projects:

qBittorrent - qBittorrent BitTorrent client

searxng - SearXNG is a free internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from various search services and databases. Users are neither tracked nor profiled.

torsocks - Library to torify application - NOTE: upstream has been moved to

torrent-paradise - Decentralized DHT search site for IPFS

lbry-sdk - The LBRY SDK for building decentralized, censorship resistant, monetized, digital content apps.

i2p.i2p - I2P is an anonymizing network, offering a simple layer that identity-sensitive applications can use to securely communicate. All data is wrapped with several layers of encryption, and the network is both distributed and dynamic, with no trusted parties.

fetch-some-proxies - Simple Python script for fetching "some" (usable) proxies


pytorrent - Simple and functional BitTorrent client made in Python - Use for learning

deluge - Deluge BitTorrent client - Git mirror, PRs only

zotero-scihub - A plugin that will automatically download PDFs of zotero items from sci-hub

Magnetico - Autonomous (self-hosted) BitTorrent DHT search engine suite.