P2P (Peer to peer) refers to various technologies (such as bitorrent) that employ a peer to peer network to exchange data.

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Simple voice chat over command line?

I will be using this for development. What I want is: No large proprietary blob overhead to accomplish this, like skype No account needed. So no skype account, no email, etc etc. Ability to run ...
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How to use multiple IP block list in Ubuntu peer 2 peer programs?

I would like to use several public IP block list (IP filters) in qBitTorrent or Vuze, on Ubuntu 14. What is the easiest way to do that and to get the lists updated? Note: This is not a discussion ...
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vuze search results empty or null

A search for "Ubuntu", or for anything, never turns up results: Diagnostics: Pausing downloads before performing test................................................... TCP/Web100 Network ...
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P2P not working on Saucy [closed]

I have installed two versions of Ubuntu at the same machine. On 12.04 LTS I have torrents working with Deluge and on Saucy it doesn't. It simply doesnt download anything. I unninstaled the firewalls ...
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Is Ubuntu One a peer-to-peer application?

What sort of technology does Ubuntu One use for file syncing? I was told by my school that Ubuntu One and http://one.ubuntu.com are blocked because it is a "peer-to-peer application", while they still ...
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How to setup Wifi Direct [duplicate]

I am trying to configure Wifi Direct to connect to a 4.1 Android Phone. What are the correct steps to setup and configure wifi Direct to connect to a Phone that supports the same feature.
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How to bring up WiFi Direct stack on ubuntu

I am working on a project where I have to connect a linux laptop with an android tablet using wifi direct.The tablet already has the wifi direct option but the laptop doesnt. Can someone please tell ...
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What's the statue of Wifi Direct in Linux/Ubuntu

Android now supports Wifi-Direct by default. Windows 8 has also this capability. What's the statue of Wi-Di in Ubuntu ? Especially with Ubuntu Touch coming I'd be very useful. I need this technology ...
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how to open the peerguardian interface?

I am using Peerguardian, with a graphical interface (pglgui). When I start it, a window opens with details and configuration. If I close it, the software will keep running in the tray. I did not find ...
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Peerblock equivalent for ubuntu

Is there a package available in the package manager that provide features similar that peer block? If yes, which one is the best? (please, one product by answer)
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Is it needed to set Static IP and Port to get best performance from Transmission?

I've recently migrated to Linux from Windows and I work on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I am trying to preserve my usual habits of Windows so that I can use Linux more regularly. One of those habits is P2P ...
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Security Issues from Torrent Downloading

I am a new Ubuntu user (using it since last 1 month). When I was with windows there were all these Internet Security Suites that protected the PC. With Ubuntu there aren't any. I wanted to know if I ...
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trustworthy p2p solution to accelerate apt-get dist-upgrade

Do you know any good and working solution for making apt-get dist-ugprade faster? I remember trying out apt-p2p a while ago but it was not wokring well. thanks!
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Should I be using a firewall in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is the firewall disabled by default? I installed both gufw and Firestarter but I'm hesitant to activate one of them because I don't know too much about firewalls in ...
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How can I connect to GNUnet 0.8.1 on 11.10?

As the SOPA/PIPA storm was brewing, I thought I should give some of the new tools people were talking about a try. After reading around and checking what was available in the repos, I picked GNUnet. I ...
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Cross-platform direct file transfer across the internet

I want to directly transfer a file from a friend's PC running Windows to my Ubuntu box over the internet. What are my options? For security reasons, I don't want to use a third-party server. ...