gnome-btdownload removed from ubuntu-desktop?

Ernst Persson ernstp at
Wed Dec 20 07:00:24 UTC 2006

Because it's buggy and unmaintained I guess? It was a very old version.

I think someone should package Transmission, a very nice GTK bittorrent
client written in C, and that it should be in ubuntu-desktop.
It works good with UPnP etc.


On 12/19/06, Andrew Jorgensen <andrew.jorgensen at> wrote:
> I see this in the changelog but no explanation why.  I found it very
> useful and extremely simple.  Why was it removed?
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