linksys, bittorrent, and ports

Just so I don’t have to answer this again. If you use a Linksys router, and appear to be firewalled when you use BitTorrent, do this:

Go to Status / Local Network / DHCP client table. See what your local IP address is. It’s likely to be between and

Go to Applications & Gaming / Port Range Forwarding, and enter:

Application: bittorrent
Start: 6881
End: 6999
Protocol: TCP
IP Address: (your local IP address that you found earlier)
Enable: Yes

and save changes. Your ports will be open!

Blog Torrent – Simplified bittorrent by Downhill Battle

Blog Torrent – Simplified bittorrent by Downhill Battle. It’s supposed to work on any PHP-enabled website.

I don’t understand their #1 feature priority:

Mac version. A high percentage of the best bloggers, video artists, and filmmakers use macs. It is crucial to make a mac version of Blog Torrent.

Those bloody Mac users, with their creative haircuts …

(via Boing Boing)