[Baypiggies] python bittorent client library?

Andrew Akira Toulouse andrew at atoulou.se
Tue Feb 16 21:28:44 CET 2010

Having tried to do something like this in the past, it's probably
easiest to go with Transmission (as previously suggested) or rtorrent
and use their RPC interfaces.

On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 11:28 AM, William Deegan <bdbaddog at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings,
> I need to push a big bunch of data around to a bunch of cluster nodes
> and run some install scripts once the blob of data has been fully
> recieved.
> I was thinking of using RSS + Bittorrent.
> Are there any python bittorrent client libraries?
> Here's the flow I'm thinking of:
> 1) Publish via rss that a new bundle is available
> 2) each cluster node's polling the rss file, when it detects a new update
> 3) start bittorrent client to pull data
> 4) once data is fully transferred, run an install script
> 5) once 2x data received or some max time, shut down bt client.
> -Bill
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