It is fast, stable and light, supports unicode and provides an integrated search engine. It comes with UPnP port forwarding / NAT-PMP, encryption (Vuze compatible), FAST extension (main‐line) and PeX support (uTorrent compatible).
There are several packages available to install qBittorrent with:
- qBittorrent-nox — Without graphical interface (nox -> no X server).
A configuration file is created at
~/.config/qBittorrent/qBittorrent.conf upon running the program the first time.
The optional search engine may be enabled through the menu View > Search Engine, which opens the Search tab.
Default trackers can be added/enabled in the Search tab by opening the tracker window with Search plugins... (bottom right) and pressing Check for updates.