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       helical - control Bittorrent client Transmission from command line


       helical [options] [[hostname][:port]] [command]


       helical is a remote control utility for Bittorrent client Transmission.

       By  default,  helical  connects  to   the   Transmission   session   at
       localhost:9091.  Other  sessions  can  be  controlled  by  specifying a
       different hostname and/or port.

       helical operates in two modes: from command  line  and  in  interactive
       mode.  To  run  helical in interactive mode start it without a command.
       For the commands list please refer to COMMANDS section.


       -u USERNAME, --username=USERNAME
              Authentication username.

       -p PASSWORD, --password=PASSWORD
              Authentication password.


       add torrent-file | URL [target-dir paused=(yes|no) peer-limit=#]
              Add a torrent specified by torrent-file or URL to  the  transfer
              list.   Use  target-dir  as  download  location for torrent. Set
              paused  to  yes  or  no,  to  start  or  stop  torrent  activity
              respectively. Add peer-limit option to specify maximum number of

       exit, quit
              Exit from helical.

       info [torrent-id, ...]
              Get details for a torrent. If no  torrent-id  is  provided,  all
              torrents are displayed.

       list   List all torrent transfers.

       remove torrent-id [, ...]
              Remove one or more torrents from the transfer list.

       session get | stats
              Get session parameters or session statistics.

       start torrent-id [, ...]
              Start one or more queued torrent transfers.

       stop torrent-id [, ...]
              Stop one or more active torrent transfers.

       verify torrent-id [, ...]
              Verify one or more torrent transfers.


       Erik Svensson


       transmissioncli(1), transmission-daemon(1), transmission-remote(1)