[bittorrent] data exchange
torrent at blinkenlights.ch
Mon Mar 30 02:07:39 EDT 2009
> i am trying to understand the bt protocol and found that all information
> that is sent is bencoded
Nope. The on-wire-protocol doesn't use bencoding itself.
Bencoding is just used with tcp-trackers and EPROTO messages.
> are the file pieces to be sent also bencoded?
> and if someone can point out a document with a detailed explanation of the
> working of the protocol, id be very grateful
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