source: trunk/gtk/transmission.1 @ 5861

Last change on this file since 5861 was 5861, checked in by charles, 14 years ago

fix up the man pages a bit

  • Property svn:keywords set to Date Rev Author Id
File size: 2.5 KB
Line 
1.\" $Id: transmission.1 5861 2008-05-20 18:21:36Z charles $
2.\"
3.\" Copyright (c) 2007 Joshua Elsasser
4.\"
5.\" Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a
6.\" copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"),
7.\" to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation
8.\" the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense,
9.\" and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
10.\" Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
11.\"
12.\" The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in
13.\" all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
14.\"
15.\" THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
16.\" IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
17.\" FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
18.\" AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
19.\" LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING
20.\" FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER
21.\" DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
22
23.Dd May 20, 2008
24.Dt TRANSMISSION-GTK 1
25.Os
26.Sh NAME
27.Nm transmission
28.Nd a bittorrent client
29.Sh SYNOPSIS
30.Nm transmission
31.Fl ?
32.Nm
33.Op Fl pqm
34.Op Ar torrent-file ...
35.Sh DESCRIPTION
36.Nm
37is a fast and easy BitTorrent client.
38.Pp
39BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer file transfer protocol which uses a
40metainfo file (usually with the .torrent file extension) and a central
41tracker to distribute file data amongst a group of peers.  For more
42information on the BitTorrent protocol see http://www.bittorrent.org/
43.Pp
44The options are as follows:
45.Bl -tag -width Ds
46.It Fl ? Fl -help
47Show help options
48.It Fl p Fl -paused
49Start with all torrents paused
50.It Fl m Fl -minimized
51Start minimized in system tray
52.It Fl g, Fl -config-dir Ar directory
53Where to look for configuration files
54.El
55.Pp
56Multiple .torrent files may be added at startup
57by appending them on the command line.
58If
59.Nm
60is already running, the torrents will be added to the running instance.
61
62.Sh ENVIRONMENT
63.Bl -tag -width Fl
64.It Ev TRANSMISSION_HOME
65Sets the default config-dir.
66.El
67
68.Sh FILES
69.Bl -tag -width Ds -compact
70.It ~/.config/transmission
71The config-dir used when neither
72.Op Ev TRANSMISSION_HOME
73nor
74.Op Fl g
75is specified.
76.El
77
78.Sh AUTHORS
79.An -nosplit
80.Nm
81was written by
82.An Charles Kerr ,
83.An Josh Elsasser ,
84.An Eric Petit ,
85and
86.An Mitchell Livingston .
87
88.Sh SEE ALSO
89.Xr transmissioncli 1 ,
90.Xr transmission-daemon 1 ,
91.Xr transmission-remote 1
92.Pp
93http://www.transmissionbt.com/
Note: See TracBrowser for help on using the repository browser.