[bittorrent] bittorrent peers behind nat

arvid at cs.umu.se arvid at cs.umu.se
Sun Jun 27 20:23:12 EDT 2010

Quoting Stevens.Le_Blond at sophia.inria.fr:

> Hi Arvid,
> > The holepunch extension is quite simple and relies on the two NATed peers
> > to
> > share one peer (which typically would have to be externally accessible)
> > which
> > will help them connect to each other by synchronizing connect attempts.
> Do you somehow force, or make it more likely, for the two peers to have
> one peer public in common? Do you guys have a BEP for hole punching?

No on both accounts unfortunately.

Arvid Norberg

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