May 14, 2012

New member of the pack


UPDATE: Windows Update is now complete. And I think I've decrufted enough for the time being. It's time to download uTorrent.

UPDATE: Dammit. I told uTorrent's installer that I didn't want their toolbar in IE, and they installed it anyway.

UPDATE: I need Firefox.

UPDATE: I need for Firefox to not slide out a "download complete" notification at the lower left corner of the screen when I get a torrent file. How do I make it not do that?

UPDATE: uTorrent 313 only calculates the hash on one torrent at a time, and it only uses one CPU thread to do so. And it only uses about half of that one. I suspect it's limited by the rate that it can read the files from Deneb, which is where they're all stored.

But I can start a whole bunch of torrents, and it'll hash them in turn. Which is good enough; it means I don't have to babysit the thing and start each one only after the previous one is complete.

They made a bunch of changes to the UI. Again. I don't like how it looks. It may be possible to get the older version, but for the moment I'll live with it.

Posted by: Steven Den Beste in Computers at 12:57 PM | Comments (4) | Add Comment
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1 Killing the download notification popup:

Posted by: Jonathan Tappan at May 14, 2012 05:12 PM (poC8e)

2 Thank you very much!

Posted by: Steven Den Beste at May 14, 2012 06:01 PM (+rSRq)

3 I still have the uTorrent installer if you decide you want it.

Posted by: Mauser at May 14, 2012 10:40 PM (cZPoz)

4 Thank you, I have it too.

Posted by: Steven Den Beste at May 15, 2012 05:29 AM (+rSRq)

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