• Transmission in combination with Nextcloud

    I have a server that is completely cloud based.
    This means that all services that I add to it can be reached via web or via next cloud.
    I have installed transmission and modified the config files so that it works in the cloud.




    I have chosen a location on the server for the torrent files eg / torrent
    Inside there folders have made "complete" "incomplete" "movies" "music"
    and a hidden .config folder
    open the .config folder and create a new file named settings.json with nano or vim and put the following:

    Code:
    { 
    "blocklist-enabled": 0, 
    "download-dir": "/torrent", 
    "download-limit": 100, 
    "download-limit-enabled": 0, 
    "encryption": 2, 
    "max-peers-global": 200, 
    "peer-port": 51413, 
    "pex-enabled": 1, 
    "port-forwarding-enabled": 0, 
    "rpc-access-control-list": "+127.0.0.1", 
    "rpc-authentication-required": 0, 
    "rpc-password": "jewachtwoord", 
    "rpc-port": 9091, 
    "rpc-username": "gebruikersnaam", 
    "upload-limit": 3, 
    "upload-limit-enabled": 1, 
    "proxy": 0.0.0.0, 
    "proxy-port": 0, 
    "proxy-enabled": 0 
    }

    Adjust this to your own data and save it
    Now we have to adapt transmission-daemon.service this file is located here / usr / lib / systemd / system
    open transmission-daemon.service with nano or vim and then it looks like this:

    Code:
    [Unit] 
    Description=Transmission BT daemon 
    After=network.target 
    
    [Service] 
    User=wwwrun 
    ExecStart=/usr/bin/transmission-daemon -f --blocklist -g /torrent/.transmission/.config/transmission 
    
    [Install] 
    WantedBy=multi-user.target

    Change User = transmission to User = wwwrun

    And change on the line ExecStart behind -g the path to your config file so in this case should be /torrent/.config.


    now only turn on and start

    Code:
    sudo systemctl enable transmission-daemon.service
    Code:
    sudo systemctl start transmission-daemon.service

    and do not forget to open your port in the firewall
    And then you should also be able to add the folder where your torrents are downloaded to as external storage in your nextcloud and simply transfer files there or throw them away.

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