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Large torrent file support (over 64MB)

by Guest on 2021/07/13 03:07:18 PM    
Hello, would it be possible to add large torrent file support? For example in my scenario I have 64+ MB torrent file - as it has lots, very lots of files in there - and therefor I can't download the files using this torrent file - as it fails to read the metadata.
by janet on 2021/07/14 01:40:45 PM    
please post a link to that torrent or a magnet link to it, so it can be sent to the devs.
by AssassinLV on 2021/07/16 09:07:55 AM    
I can send the file in question in PM...
by Guest on 2021/07/16 02:01:26 PM    
why is this limit even a thing in the first place if other torrent clients support said 64MB+ torrent file?
by janet on 2021/07/16 04:36:25 PM    
just post the magnet link or a link to the torrent file here so I can get it, it will not be posted publicly.
by Guest on 2021/07/16 05:13:15 PM    
I'm not the topic starter but the following results in "Invalid file system in meta-file" when creating a new seed:
for i in {1..50000}; do printf "%05d\n" "$i" > $(printf "%05d--%040d.txt" "$i" "$i") & done
At exactly 50k files in a directory. 49999 files are OK. Procmon says all IO calls (File list enumeration and QueryOpen in particular) report a SUCCESS. There're no more accesses to that folder after QueryOpen on the last file. Windows 7 x64
by Guest on 2021/08/24 10:44:49 AM    
Is this being fixed already or do you still need an example file?
by janet on 2021/08/24 11:40:58 AM    
We still need an example file. If this is happening to someone please post the magnet link or a link to the torrent file.
by Guest on 2021/08/24 01:05:31 PM    
Here is a torrent file that comes in at 66.6 MB in my filesystem
(link to file removed by Mod and sent to devs)
by notaLamer on 2021/08/26 05:51:01 PM    
I'd like to repeat the finding above about 50k files: if there're >50k files in a directory, Tixati will not be able to create a new torrent from that folder.
The shell code above works to replicate such a folder. Additionally I've tested it by copying a random source code folder 5 times, totalling:
find . -type f | wc -l -> 55422 files and
find . -type d | wc -l -> ~5407 folders
and Tixati can't handle that either: "Invalid file system in meta-file". However with only 46185 files and 27035 directories, Tixati creates such a torrent just fine.
Please note: importing a 50k file .torrent file created in qBittorent works fine and Tixati initializes it without issues (I did not test the actual transfer)
by janet on 2021/09/24 02:53:54 PM    
These issues have been fixed in v2.85.

From the News page:
raised limit for opening .torrent files to 200 MB
maximum files within single transfer limit raised to 2 million
fixed minor problems with peer metadata sync with very large transfers
maximum new transfer creation file count raised to 2 million

But keep in mind that loading large torrents, with many files will take a bit of time.

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