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When I type in custom trackers into the tracker list, and try to save the list I get a message saying:

List contains invalid URLs

Am I doing something wrong?

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This was the first link hat I found on google... after trying about a dozen from a list i found online I realized why I was getting this message. Windows uses a carriage return and newline to denote an end of line, where unix only uses a newline. I opened the file in my IDE (geany) and converted the line endings and it worked for the entire list.

Hope this helps.

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Hi pfifo! I will give this a try soon as I can! Thank you! –  Alan May 3 '11 at 2:49

In my case it was solved by using udp trackers and leaving a blank line after each link.

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The add button adds one link at a time. I used edit. which opens something like a text file where multiple trackers can be added at once. –  Nabarun Chatterjee Aug 10 at 23:48

For whatever reason, trackers (in my case) had to be added one by one. Adding them all at once would cause that error message.

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Probably because it includes udp trackers, which aren't supported in Transmission until version 2.30.

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They are HTTP though, does that matter? –  Alan Apr 24 '11 at 17:57

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