[bittorrent] encoding issue
dwknight at depthstrike.com
Tue Aug 7 22:49:23 EDT 2007
Both are valid actually. You should not be using the urlencoded infohash
to identify the torrent. Use a decoded one (20 bytes).
Dazen D wrote:
> Hi, i'm facing a strange problem trying to implement a tracker service
> using java servlet technology (with Tomcat 6.0.13). When a typical
> announce request arrives in the server, the info_hash parameter that i
> get is:
> In fact it should be :
> but apparently some of the hex are arriving incorrectly, like 'j'
> instead of '%6a'. When i send a similar request via browser like
> it works properly. I tested using uTorrent and Azureus and the problem
> was the same. Any ideas about it? thanks a lot.
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