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DELUGED(1) General Commands Manual DELUGED(1)


deluged - A BitTorrent client daemon


deluged [options]


Deluge utilizes a client/server model, with deluged being the daemon process and deluge being used to launch a user-interface.

By default deluged will run as a background daemon, use the -d option to run process in foreground.


Config Options

Set the config directory location.

Daemon Options

Port daemon will listen on, default is 58846
Interface daemon will listen for bittorrent connections on, this should be an IP address
Interface daemon will listen for UI connections on, this should be an IP address

Logging Options

Output to specified logfile instead of stdout
Set the log level (default is error): none, info, warning, error, debug
Sets the log level to none, same as -L none
Enable logfile rotation, with optional maximum logfile size, default: 2M (Logfile rotation count is 5)
Profile with cProfile. Outputs to stdout unless a filename is specified

Process Control Options:

Pidfile to store the process id
Do not daemonize (fork) this process
Change to this user on startup (Requires root)
Change to this group on startup (Requires root)

Help Options

Show program's version number and exit.
Show help message and exit.


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