I cant download any of the bittorrent clients online

kristoffer@HP-Stream-Laptop-14-ax0XX:~$ sudo apt-get install rTorrent
[sudo] password for kristoffer: 
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to locate package rTorrent
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    case is significant on any posix (*nix) system (ie. unix, osx, ios, gnu, aix, ...) – guiverc Dec 20 '17 at 22:50
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    Ubuntu ships with a torrent client installed by default: transmission – dobey Dec 20 '17 at 22:50

First of all, you can do export LANG=C beore running a command to get the output in english.

The reason you can't install the package rTorrent is that the name of the package is rtorrent.

You can search for a package using the command apt-cache search rtorrent, which would show you the following:

$ apt-cache search rtorrent
qbittorrent-nox - bittorrent client based on libtorrent-rasterbar (without X support)
rtgui - Web based front-end for rTorrent
rtorrent - ncurses BitTorrent client based on LibTorrent from rakshasa
rtpg-www - web based front end for rTorrent

You can install rtorrent by running sudo apt-get install rtorrent (note the lower case).

As per your update, you have already installed rtorrent, and can start it by running rtorrent in a terminal. It additionally seems that you have missing dependencies. Please try what the output suggests; sudo apt-get -f install. Usually this will install the needed package.

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