Here's how you can quickly install the Deluge BitTorrent client in Linux Mint 17.
1. Open a terminal window.
2. Type in the following command then hit Enter:
sudo apt-get install deluge-torrent
The Deluge BitTorrent client provides tons of features including the following:
Core/UI split allowing Deluge to run as a daemon
Connect remotely to the Deluge daemon
BitTorrent Protocol Encryption
Local Peer Discovery (aka LSD)
FAST protocol extension
µTorrent Peer Exchange
UPnP and NAT-PMP
Global and per-torrent speed limits
Configurable bandwidth scheduler
RSS (via Plugin)
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