qBittorrent is a peer-2-peer (P2P) sharing application that provides an alternative to uTorrent. It features extensible search engine that is well integrated into the application. You can perform simultaneous searches and per category specific search request for numerous different types of files and multimedia.
Key features include:
- Simultaneous download of multiple torrents.
- Integrated torrent search engine.
- Integrated RSS feed reader and downloader.
- Good internationalization.
- DHT, PeX, Encryption, LSD, UPnP, NAT-PMP, µTP.
- Cross platform (Linux, Mac OS, Windows).
- Very lightweight.
- Torrent queuing and prioritizing.
- Control over files in a torrent (filtering, prioritizing).
- Nice µTorrent-like interface with Qt4 toolkit (qBittorrent v2.x).
- IP filtering (eMule dat files or PeerGuardian files).
- Advanced control over torrent trackers (qBittorrent v2.x).
- Peer display with country and hostname resolution (qBittorrent v2.x).
- Closest open source equivalent to µTorrent (qBittorrent v2.x).
- Torrent creation tool.
- Remote control through Secure Web User Interface.
qBittorrent encompasses Qt4 user interface as well as a Web user interface that enables a remote control for searching content downloads. qBittorent supports all BitTorrent extensions such as DHT, Peer Exchange, Full encryption, and Magnet/Bitcomet URI’s.
qBittorrent also feature UPnP/ NAT-PMP port forwarding support, advance RSS support with download filters, bandwidth scheduler, IP filtering and is IPv6 compliant. Overall. qBittorrent has some really useful features and it is a good effort at the P2P market. It provides the same functionality across 3 major platforms (Windows, Mac OS, and Linux), and is a lightweight application that uses minimal amounts CPU and RAM.
FEATURE: Add "Coalesce reads & writes" checkbox in advanced options.
FEATURE: Smart Filter for RSS.
FEATURE: Possibility to configure at which speed a torrent is considered slow.
FEATURE: When creating a torrent you can choose to preserve the file order.
FEATURE: A new, redesigned and refactored WebAPI.
BUGFIX: Redefine CacheStatus.readRatio field.
BUGFIX: Clarify some terms in stats dialog.
BUGFIX: Fix possible crash when using both share limits.
BUGFIX: Disable options when Disable connections not supported by proxies is enabled.
BUGFIX: Add link to an explanation of Disable connections not supported by proxies.
BUGFIX: Fix typo in a log message.
BUGFIX: Fix loading very large torrents.
BUGFIX: Fix reverting backslashes to slashes in run external program.
BUGFIX: Use https for documentation links.
BUGFIX: Use original scheme when downloading favicons.
BUGFIX: Parse URL query string at application level.
BUGFIX: Properly reply to announce request (embedded tracker).
BUGFIX: Add Tags parameter to "Run External Program".
BUGFIX: Fix various typos.
BUGFIX: Refactor filesystem watcher. Delay before processing new files.
BUGFIX: Don't strip empty arguments passed to external program.
BUGFIX: Stop creating Download folder on start.
BUGFIX: Avoid data corruption when rechecking paused torrents.
BUGFIX: Fix crashes due to invalid iterator use.
BUGFIX: Fix renaming completed files.
BUGFIX: Fix path separator in log messages.
WEBUI: Switch built-in Web UI html to HTML5.
WEBUI: WebUI Save user's resized window sizes.
WEBUI: Make download + upload windows resizable.
WEBUI: Add option to show/hide webui status bar.
WEBUI: Add "Use proxy only for torrents" option to webui.
WEBUI: Various fixes in the html code.
WEBUI: Don't unselect selected torrents after a few seconds.
WEBUI: Enable Http/1.1 persistence connection.
WEBUI: Format Read cache hits as percentage.
WEBUI: Re-order and rename stats.
WEBUI: Right align stat values.
WEBUI: Enable Statistics window to be scrolled and resized.
WEBUI: Save WebUI Statistics window size.
WEBUI: Make WebUI iframe windows scrollable on iOS.
WEBUI: Remove unused CSS from WebUI login page.
WEBUI: Consolidate CSS into style.css.
WEBUI: Fix spacing in login form.
WEBUI: Update WebUI to be more compliant with HTML5 standard.
WEBUI: Update clipboard.js to v2.0.0.
WEBUI: Fix setting preferences via WebAPI.
WEBUI: Rename property to match its definition.
WEBUI: Add Limit Share Ratio context menu option.
RSS: Disable Auto TMM when RSS rule has save path.
RSS: Process loaded RSS articles in case of error.
RSS: Resolve (X)HTML entities in RSS content.
SEARCH: Improve Search handling.
SEARCH: Calculate supported categories based on selected plugin.
SEARCH: Fix memory leak.
COSMETIC: Use spinbox suffix to display rate/time units.
COSMETIC: Avoid showing an empty row in AdvancedSettings.
OTHER: Various code optimizations and fixes.
OTHER: Fix build when using Clang under CMake.
OTHER: Allow to disable Stacktrace support.
OTHER: Use RNG provided by OS.