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py-shadow-bittorrent Experimental BitTorrent client with enhanced features
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Port Added: 28 Feb 2004 12:24:05
Also Listed In: python
License: not specified in port
[ From the distribution's README-experimental.txt ]

* Background file allocation - missing file space is allocated in
  the background, and hashes are checked only for pre-existing data

* Multitracker addition - .torrent file can now specify multiple

* Preferences menu - lets you conveniently configure the GUI client

* Status light - gives you important information about the torrent
  at a glance

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Build dependencies:
  1. python : lang/python22
Runtime dependencies:
  1. : x11-toolkits/py-wxPython
  2. python : lang/python22
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Number of commits found: 4

Commit History - (may be incomplete: see SVNWeb link above for full details)
01 May 2004 20:46:13
Original commit files touched by this commit  5.8.11
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Remove Shadow's BitTorrent client, it was renamed to BitTornado and is
available as net/py-bittornado[-core] now.

Approved by:    maintainer
11 Mar 2004 23:33:24
Original commit files touched by this commit  5.8.11
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- Add another MASTER_SITE

PR:             ports/64099
Submitted by:   Stefan Walter <> (maintainer)
04 Mar 2004 20:54:17
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- Update to 5.8.11
- Add a knob to enable the optimizing Python compiler

PR:             ports/63765
Submitted by:   maintainer
28 Feb 2004 12:22:22
Original commit files touched by this commit  5.8.10
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Add py-shadow-bittorent[-core], a Shad0w's BitTorrent client which have
many advantages over ordinary BitTorrent client, like background file
allocation, multitracker support, superseed mode, configurable traffic
shaping in GUI and detailed listing of peers. And more.

Also add XFree86-free version as a slave port.

PR:             ports/63261, ports/63262
Submitted by:   Stefan Walter <>

Number of commits found: 4

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