btcompletedir - makes a .torrent file for every specified file
btcompletedir tracker_announce_address file [file...]
This manual page documents briefly the btcompletedir command. This
manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the
original program does not have a manual page.
btcompletedir is a program that generates the torrent info files which
are distributed to bittorrent clients (usually via the WWW) in order to
inform them where the designated tracker for the torrent is located,
and to allow them to verify the file’s contents.
btcompletedir requires at least two arguments. The first is the
"announce" address of a tracker (ex. http://127.0.0.1:6969/announce).
Every subsequent argument is a file that the torrent info file will be
This manual page was written by Michael Janssen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
Feb 10 2005 BTCOMPLETEDIR(1)