[bittorrent] strange mainline version ID

David P. Mott dpmott at sep.com
Fri Aug 12 14:11:09 EDT 2005


http://wiki.theory.org/BitTorrentSpecification

I don't see it listed here.  Given that it's so close to the mainline 
version, it might just be a lifted and modified copy of the mainline 
source that someone is trying out for kicks.

If/when you find out, please update the WIKI.

:)



> From: Arnaud Legout <Arnaud.Legout at sophia.inria.fr>
> Subject: [bittorrent] strange mainline version ID
>
> Hi,
>
> does anybody know which client can generate such a peer ID:
> M4-0-2--h<98><D9><D0><CA><F2>`^EUDP0
>
> This is not a valid mainline 4.0.2 peer ID, so it is a modification of
> the mainline client, but which one?
>
> In particular, this modified client always ends its peer ID with UDP0.
>
> Regards,
> Arnaud.



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