Welcome to dottorrent-cli’s documentation!

dottorrent-cli is a command-line interface (CLI) tool for creating .torrent files, powered by dottorrent.


  • Fast (capable of several hundred MB/s)
  • Full Unicode support
  • Automatic and manual piece size selection
  • HTTP/web seeds support (BEP 19)
  • Private flag support (BEP 27)
  • Source string support
  • Comment field support
  • Filename pattern exclusion
  • Per-file MD5 hash computation


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