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Install rTorrent Using CURL in Different Path on Centos Linux

After I posted an article titled “Installing libTorrent and rTorrent on Linux Centos” one of my reader have a concern about dependencies as Centos already have older Curl installed by default.

One way to avoid dependencies problem with Curl is by compiling the newest version to another directory and then compile rTorrent to use that Curl installation and not the old Curl installed by default on Centos. Below is the step-by-step how to install rTorrent with Curl installed in another directory:
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Installing libTorrent and rTorrent on Linux Centos

As requested by one of my blog reader, I write this libTorrent and rTorrent installation tutorial :) I’m installing libTorrent and rTorrent on a Xen based VPS with Linux Centos 5.4

From the project’s website:

LibTorrent is a BitTorrent library written in C++ for *nix, with a focus on high performance and good code. The library differentiates itself from other implementations by transfering directly from file pages to the network stack. On high-bandwidth connections it is able to seed at 3 times the speed of the official client.

To install libTorrent and rTorrent first we install the compiler and dependencies required Continue reading Installing libTorrent and rTorrent on Linux Centos