Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Cyber Safety and Computer Security
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 12-29-2004, 01:11 PM   #1
Solid State Member
 
rakeshdx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 12
Default what is bit torrent?

can anyone tell me what is bit torrent?
__________________

rakeshdx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2004, 03:39 PM   #2
Solid State Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 19
Default Re: what is bit torrent?

Bit Torrent is just like any p2p sharing program. Except downloading a program and searching within the program you use websites such as: http://www.isohunt.com, http://www.suprnova.org, etc. And it runs off of people seeding it(Keeping their finished downloads up for download). Hope this helps.
__________________

Phant0m is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2004, 07:37 PM   #3
Guru
 
Lord Kalthorn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Britain
Posts: 13,293
Send a message via MSN to Lord Kalthorn
Default

Yeah; and they often download in tiny pieces all around the file - eventually to fill up into the full file. Its quite useful and brings in more sources from other people downloading the same file who have bits you want, or bits you have which they don't so they download them from you while you're downloading from them.

Things like Shareaza, eDonkey, Limewire.
__________________
A Knight is sworn to Honour. His heart knows only Virtue. His blade defends the helpless. His might upholds the Weak. His word speaks only truth. His wrath undoes the Wicked.
Lord Kalthorn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-31-2004, 09:00 PM   #4
In Runtime
 
Chaos Affinity's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 179
Send a message via AIM to Chaos Affinity
Default

Bit-Torrent can be found at www.Torrentstorm.com and you can find any thing here video games movies etc. at suprnova.org and manga at www.boxtorrent.com
__________________
- AMD DUAL CORE BIOTCH
Chaos Affinity is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:29 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0