[bittorrent] Open letter to the BBC
Konstantin 'Kosta' Welke
kosta at fillibach.de
Mon Jun 20 02:06:01 EDT 2005
>> previous post
>> suggested to limit access to the BT trackers - it means proprietary BT
>> and proprietary BT client. Because if BBC lets Azureus clients to
> Flat wrong. There are plenty of ways to do this. The simplest is to
> simply limit access to the .torrent file. Without the hashes, a client
> cannot connect to the swarm (and you're not going to guess them).
Now that would be great because just any BBC user could take that file
and post it to a popular website.
> the request URL can be one that has an embedded key, also easily allowing
> the tracker to control access to the swarm.
Okay, this one I dont understand.
Isnt there something like a user/pass-extension for bt?
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