[bittorrent] Tracker scrape parameters

Olaf van der Spek olafvdspek at gmail.com
Wed Nov 29 14:20:23 EST 2006


On 11/29/06, Joris Guisson <joris.guisson at gmail.com> wrote:
> OK,
>
> I have come across a scrape problem, it's about the name of the
> parameter for the info hash of the torrent you want to scrape for.
>
> it should be named infohash according to :
>
> http://wiki.theory.org/BitTorrentSpecification#Tracker_HTTP.2FHTTPS_Protocol
>
> And in the azureus wiki it says we should name it info_hash :
>
> http://www.azureuswiki.com/index.php/Scrape
>
> So which one is it ? I'm inclined to think info_hash, because that
> would be the same as with a regular announce. I know infohash worked
> when I tested this with a couple of trackers, but do all trackers
> support this ?
>
> Or is this just a typo on wiki.theory.org ?

XBT Tracker only supports info_hash.



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