Package Details: biglybt 2.7.0.2-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/biglybt.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: biglybt
Description: Feature-filled Bittorrent client based on the Azureus project
Upstream URL: https://www.biglybt.com/
Licenses: GPL3
Submitter: Det
Maintainer: mrxx
Last Packager: mrxx
Votes: 12
Popularity: 0.51
First Submitted: 2017-12-26 15:31
Last Updated: 2021-03-21 19:55

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txtsd commented on 2021-06-07 19:44

@davidalb97 Can you create an issue for that upstream?

davidalb97 commented on 2021-06-07 18:07

@txtsd Yes, it happens to me too. Could only mitigate the problem by removing/archiving torrents that had their data directory inaccessible.

txtsd commented on 2021-01-11 08:57

Does this frequently freeze or crash for anyone else? I'm trying to find the root of the problem, and upstream is unable to help.

txtsd commented on 2020-12-21 04:21

@mrxx Thank you!

mrxx commented on 2020-12-20 19:20

Thanks, txtsd. Done.

txtsd commented on 2020-12-19 04:46

This line in /usr/bin/biglybt/ causes BiglyBT to only work on IPv4:

JAVA_PROPS="-Djava.net.preferIPv4Stack=true"

Please consider commenting it out.

Here's an upstream discussion about it:

https://github.com/BiglySoftware/BiglyBT/issues/1856

mrxx commented on 2020-12-06 16:52

kinghat, installing jna (from aur) or a installing a jdk should fix the issue.

kinghat commented on 2020-12-03 19:38

i get this hangup when building: https://0bin.net/paste/d52-eFT+#O9O008BjsFTl+w1XA3v72dVTW9rC+qKGp7vXewFf6y4

ector commented on 2020-09-25 12:06

Thank @mrxx. Cheers

mrxx commented on 2020-09-24 22:49

ector, it is always a good idea to be sceptical of AUR packages generally (after all, anyone can submit them) and especially if a PKGBUILD wants to execute an external shell file.

Here, the PKGBUILD is doing the same as you would do manually, it executes the installer provided as a shell script from the BiglyBT developers. If you do not trust them, download the installer yourself from their homepage and inspect it before installing this package.