Saving space for Kubuntu 10.04: Replacing Ktorrent with transmission-qt

Steve Stalcup stalcups at
Fri Jan 22 01:23:49 GMT 2010

On Jan 21, 2010, at 5:17 PM, Tomas Gustavsson <tomplast at>  

> I don't know about you, but I haven't grow too found of Ktorrent,  
> maybe it's just that I haven't spent that much time with it. But  
> still I don't see what it has that transmission hasn't. Transmission  
> is user friendly (imho) and takes less space then Ktorrent (we would  
> save at least 1.8M by replacing it). I have checked dependencies but  
> I'm not sure which packages are stored on the cd, the dependencies  
> for transmissiont-qt were only from packages in main.

I just have one thing to say, I <3 ktorrent.  It is not only the  
premier torrent client for KDE, it is one of the best period.

More information about the kubuntu-devel mailing list