C++ Bittorrent

Open-source C++ projects categorized as Bittorrent

Top 15 C++ Bittorrent Projects

  • aria2

    aria2 is a lightweight multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility operated in command-line. It supports HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, SFTP, BitTorrent and Metalink.

    Project mention: A few tips for the newcomers on this sub ! | /r/myODs | 2023-10-29

    Concurrent downloadsAble to preserve the original treeClient/Server modeCLITUIGUIWeb UIBrowser pluginwgetNYNY??Y?wget2YYNY????aria2YNYYY?Y?rcloneYYNY??Y?IDMYNNNNYNNJDownloader2YNYNNYNN

  • qBittorrent

    qBittorrent BitTorrent client

    Project mention: Torrent client query. (Transmission BT) | /r/Piracy | 2023-12-04

    I’ve used qbittorrent for the last few years. Had no problems with it

  • Onboard AI

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  • qBittorrent-Enhanced-Edition

    [Unofficial] qBittorrent Enhanced, based on qBittorrent

    Project mention: should i worry about this? or is it just a way to make me pay money | /r/Piracy | 2023-08-05
  • libtorrent

    an efficient feature complete C++ bittorrent implementation

    Project mention: Is v4.5.0 usable again? There have been connection / speed issues with v4.4.x | /r/qBittorrent | 2023-02-11

    Latest libtorrent v1.2 branch changelog: https://github.com/arvidn/libtorrent/blob/RC_2_0/ChangeLog

  • rtorrent

    rTorrent BitTorrent client

    Project mention: Is rtorrent still reliable? | /r/debian | 2023-05-15

    No 1

  • btfs

    A bittorrent filesystem based on FUSE.

    Project mention: TabFS – a browser extension that mounts the browser tabs as a filesystem | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-02-18

    Something in a similar vein: BTFS, mount a torrent file (or magnet link) as a read only drive https://github.com/johang/btfs

    It's really good, and use it a lot of times

  • picotorrent

    A tiny, hackable BitTorrent client.

    Project mention: Is every shop just behind a paywall now? | /r/SwitchPirates | 2023-04-11

    While the torrent client included in the owntinfoil zip is open source, the two .exe's included are not, and he's actually violating the open source license for https://github.com/picotorrent/picotorrent

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • libutp

    uTorrent Transport Protocol library

  • vlc-bittorrent

    A bittorrent plugin for VLC.

    Project mention: Cancelling Netflix is as easy as switching back to torrents | /r/Piracy | 2023-02-02

    VLC BitTorrent or WebTor

  • libtorrent4j

    libtorrent for java, a swig Java interface for libtorrent

  • porla

    A high performance BitTorrent client for servers and seedboxes.

  • torrenttools

    Commandline tool for inspecting, creating and editing BitTorrent metafiles.

  • openwebtorrent-tracker

    Fast and simple Webtorrent tracker implementation in C++

  • server

    A tiny, hackable BitTorrent client for servers and seedboxes. (by picotorrent)

  • Envy

    Envy. Multi P2P Filesharing+Bittorrent, Shareaza Legacy. (by GetEnvy)

  • SaaSHub

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-12-04.

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What are some of the best open-source Bittorrent projects in C++? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 aria2 32,078
2 qBittorrent 22,995
3 qBittorrent-Enhanced-Edition 15,555
4 libtorrent 4,803
5 rtorrent 3,928
6 btfs 3,115
7 picotorrent 2,502
8 libutp 1,073
9 vlc-bittorrent 371
10 libtorrent4j 176
11 porla 170
12 torrenttools 168
13 openwebtorrent-tracker 66
14 server 50
15 Envy 48
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