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(trunk daemon) add --paused argument to pause all on startup

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1.Dd July 21, 2008
2.Dt TRANSMISSION-DAEMON 1
3
4.Sh NAME
5.Nm transmission-daemon
6.Nd a bittorrent client
7.Sh SYNOPSIS
8.Bk -words
9.Nm transmission-daemon
10.Fl h
11.Nm
12.Op Fl a Ar x.x.x.x,...
13.Op Fl b | B
14.Op Fl c Ar directory
15.Op Fl C
16.Op Fl f
17.Op Fl g Ar directory
18.Op Fl h
19.Op Fl p Ar port
20.Op Fl t | T
21.Op Fl u Ar username
22.Op Fl v Ar password
23.Op Fl P Ar port
24.Op Fl m | M
25.Op Fl l Ar limit
26.Op Fl L Ar limit
27.Op Fl er | ep | et
28.Op Fl V
29.Op Fl w Ar download-dir
30.Ek
31
32.Sh DESCRIPTION
33.Nm
34is a daemon-based Transmission session that can be controlled
35via RPC commands from transmission's web interface or
36.Xr transmission-remote 1 .
37
38.Sh OPTIONS
39.Bl -tag -width Ds
40
41.It Fl a Fl -allowed Ar x.x.x.x,...
42Allow RPC access to a comma-delimited whitelist of IP addresses.
43Wildcards can be specified in an address by using '*'.
44Default: "127.0.0.1"
45Example: "127.0.0.*,192.168.1.*"
46
47.It Fl b Fl -blocklist
48Enable peer blocklists.  Transmission understands the bluetack blocklist file format.
49New blocklists can be added by copying them into the config-dir's "blocklists" subdirectory.
50
51.It Fl c Ar directory
52Directory to watch for new .torrent files to be added.  As they are added to this directory,
53the daemon will load them into Transmission.
54
55.It Fl C
56Do not watch for new .torrent files.
57
58.It Fl B Fl -no-blocklist
59Disble blocklists.
60
61.It Fl f Fl -foreground
62Run in the foreground and print errors to stderr.
63
64.It Fl g Fl -config-dir Ar directory
65Where to look for .torrent and config files on startup.
66
67.It Fl er Fl -encryption-required
68Encrypt all peer connections.
69.It Fl ep Fl -encryption-preferred
70Prefer encrypted peer connections.
71.It Fl et Fl -encryption-tolerated
72Prefer unencrypted peer connections.
73
74.It Fl h Fl -help
75Print command-line option descriptions.
76
77.It Fl i Fl -bind-address-ipv4
78Listen for IPv4 BitTorrent connections on a specific address. Only one IPv4 listening address is allowed. Default: 0.0.0.0 (All addresses)
79.It Fl I Fl -bind-address-ipv6
80Listen for IPv6 BitTorrent connections on a specific address. Only one IPv6 listening address is allowed. Default: :: (All addresses)
81.It Fl r Fl -rpc-bind-address
82Listen for RPC connections on a specific address. This must be an IPv4 address. Only one RPC listening address is allowed. Default: 0.0.0.0 (All addresses)
83
84.It Fl -paused
85Pause all torrents on startup
86
87.It Fl L Fl -peerlimit-global Ar limit
88Overall peer limit. Useful on embedded systems where the default might be unsuitable. Default: 240
89.It Fl l Fl -peerlimit-torrent Ar limit
90Peer limit per torrent. Useful on embedded systems where the default might be unsuitable. Default: 60
91
92.It Fl m Fl -portmap
93Enable portmapping via NAT-PMP or UPnP
94.It Fl M Fl -no-portmap
95Disable portmapping
96
97.It Fl p Fl -port Ar port
98Port to open and listen for RPC requests on.  Default: 9091
99
100.It Fl P, -peerport Ar port
101Port to listen for incoming peers on. Default: 51413
102
103.It Fl t Fl -auth
104Require clients to authenticate themselves.
105This doesn't do much good unless
106.Ar username
107and
108.Ar password
109are also set.
110
111.It Fl T Fl -no-auth
112Don't require authentication from clients.
113
114.It Fl u Fl -username Ar username
115Used for client authentication.
116
117.It Fl v Fl -password Ar password
118Used for client authentication.
119
120.It Fl V Fl -version
121Show version number and exit
122
123.It Fl w Fl -download-dir
124Where to store downloaded data.
125
126.El
127
128.Sh ENVIRONMENT
129.Bl -tag -width Fl
130.It Ev TRANSMISSION_HOME
131Sets the default config-dir.
132.El
133
134
135.Sh FILES
136.Bl -tag -width Ds -compact
137.It ~/.config/transmission-daemon
138The config-dir used when neither
139.Op Ev TRANSMISSION_HOME
140nor
141.Op Fl g
142is specified.
143.El
144
145
146.Sh AUTHORS
147.An -nosplit
148.An Charles Kerr ,
149.An Josh Elsasser ,
150.An Eric Petit ,
151and
152.An Mitchell Livingston .
153
154.Sh SEE ALSO
155.Xr transmissioncli 1 ,
156.Xr transmission 1 ,
157.Xr transmission-remote 1
158.Pp
159http://www.transmissionbt.com/
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