Azureus is a Java based BitTorrent client that offers multiple torrent downloads, queuing/priority systems (on torrents and files), start/stop seeding options and instant access to numerous pieces of information about your torrents.
Azureus is a BitTorrent client with multiple torrent downloads and instant access to information. It also has an embedded tracker that is easily set up and ready to use.
Here are some key features of "Vuze (formerly Azureus)":
. Multiple torrent downloads . Upload and download speed limiting, both globally and per torrent . Advanced seeding rules . Adjustable disk cache . Only uses one port for all the torrents . UPnP sets the forward on your router . Can use a proxy, for both tracker and peer communications . Fast resume . Can set a default download dir and move completed files . Can import torrents automatically from a set dir . Highly customizable interface . IRC plugin included for quick help . Embedded tracker, host your own torrents, automate your shares (periodic scanning of a dir)... . Distributed Hash Table: host on it a completely decentralised torrent and/or benefit from it when the tracker is offline.
. Java Runtime Environment
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
. Core | Added Auto Starting rule to seed large swarms first; useful when many overseeded torrents are in the queue or the upload capacity is far above average . UIv3 | Friend Chat (double click on friend icon to chat) . UIv3 | Ability to share content from your computer by dragging it to a Friend . UI | Protocol overhead is now shown in the speed graph . UI | Downloads can now be moved and renamed while running - torrent will be auto-paused . UI | New "rename" action which renames torrent file, save file and displayed name at same time . UI | Plugin log views now support autoscrolling, pausing and regex filtering . UI | Plugin menu items which in the right-click menu now appear in the "Torrent" menu also . UIv3 | Experimental option to use Mozilla/Firefox as browser widget on any platform (XulRunner or Firefox 3 must be installed) . Plug | Added support for plugins to easily use an external configuration file for settings . Plug | Plugins can now have full control over on-complete and on-removal file moving . Plug | Added resource downloader to provide way to download files from Sourceforge . Plug | Added API methods to generically pop up the message box to a user . Plug | Added API methods to listen to download-complete events . Plug | Added various convenience methods for using log views and config models . Plug | Added API to allow native UI objects to be added to config views . Plug | Added some more methods for plugins to control some transport mechanisms . Plug | Added ability to add menus to status entry objects . Plug | Plugins can now open files using default application handlers