Ticket #3364: transmission-qt.1

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1.Dd June 26, 2010
2.Dt TRANSMISSION-QT 1
3.Sh NAME
4.Nm transmission-qt
5.Nd a bittorrent client
6.Sh SYNOPSIS
7.Nm transmission-qt
8.Fl h
9.Nm
10.Op Nm options
11.Op Ar torrent-file ...
12.Sh DESCRIPTION
13.Nm
14is a fast and easy BitTorrent client.
15.Pp
16BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer file transfer protocol which uses a
17metainfo file (usually with the .torrent file extension) and a central
18tracker to distribute file data amongst a group of peers.  For more
19information on the BitTorrent protocol see http://www.bittorrent.org/
20.Sh OPTIONS
21.Bl -tag -width Ds
22.It Fl h Fl -help
23Show help options
24.It Fl g, Fl -config-dir Ar directory
25Where to look for configuration files.  This can be used to swap between using the cli, daemon, gtk, and qt clients.
26See http://trac.transmissionbt.com/wiki/ConfigFiles for more information.
27.It Fl m Fl -minimized
28Start minimized in notification area
29.It Fl p, Fl -port Ar port
30Port to use when connecting to an existing session
31.It Fl r, Fl -remote Ar host
32Connect to an existing session at the specified hostname
33.It Fl u, Fl -username Ar username
34Username to use when connecting to an existing session
35.It Fl v, Fl -version
36Show version number and exit
37.It Fl w, Fl -password Ar password
38Password to use when connecting to an existing session
39.El
40.Pp
41Multiple .torrent files may be added at startup
42by appending them on the command line. If
43.Nm
44is already running, the torrents will be added to the running instance.
45.Sh ENVIRONMENT
46.Bl -tag -width Fl
47.It Ev TRANSMISSION_HOME
48Sets the default config-dir.
49.El
50.Sh FILES
51.Bl -tag -width Ds -compact
52.It ~/.config/transmission
53The config-dir used when neither
54.Op Ev TRANSMISSION_HOME
55nor
56.Op Fl g
57is specified.
58.El
59.Sh AUTHORS
60.An -nosplit
61.Nm
62was written by
63.An Charles Kerr ,
64.An Josh Elsasser ,
65.An Eric Petit ,
66and
67.An Mitchell Livingston .
68.Sh SEE ALSO
69.Xr transmissioncli 1 ,
70.Xr transmission-daemon 1 ,
71.Xr transmission-gtk 1 ,
72.Xr transmission-remote 1
73.Pp
74http://www.transmissionbt.com/