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I want to make a torrent file with web seed enable. Where is can find this setting in Transmission bitorrent client.

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Try out buildtorrent to create a file. Buildtorrent provides Webseed functionality.

To install buildtorrent:

 sudo apt-get install buildtorrent


  buildtorrent [OPTIONS] -a input output
  buildtorrent [OPTIONS] -a -f filelist -n name output

To enable Webseed option

--webseeds        -w  <webseeds>   : webseed url list (format: a,b,c)
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any gui ? I need gui version – BigSack Nov 1 '12 at 6:42

Transmission-create is a command-line utility to create .torrent files.

The syntax for the comnnad is as follows

transmission-create -p <use it only if private tracker> -o <filename.torrent> -c <comment> -t <Tracker> <source file or directory of files you want share>
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where is web seed option in this? – BigSack Nov 1 '12 at 4:03

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