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@arzzen
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#!/bin/bash
# Install transmission dependences
# sudo apt-get install transmission-cli transmission-daemon transmission-common
# chmod +x download.sh
DOWNLOAD_DIR=${HOME}"/download"
TRANS_CLI="transmission-cli"
TRANS_SHOW="transmission-show"
TRANS_NOTIFY=${HOME}"/notify.sh"
TCONF=${HOME}"/.config/transmission"
MAX_UPLOAD=200
TMP_NOHUP=${HOME}"/tmp.out"
TMP_TORRENT_FILE=${HOME}"/temp.torrent"
_help()
{
echo ""
echo "Control transmission-cli via SSH with minimum typing."
echo
echo "OPTIONS:"
echo "--start=<URL> -- Starts transmission and download torrent file"
echo "--status -- Show current progress of download"
echo "--stop -- Stop transmission"
echo "--help -- Show this help message"
echo
echo "USAGE:"
echo "`basename $0` --start=http://itorrents.org/torrent/7B5FD54D7F69F6BB68B1AF7BE3FBFA2A4489786F.torrent"
echo "`basename $0` --status"
echo "`basename $0` --stop"
}
_log()
{
logger "[TORRENT]: $1"
}
if [ $# -eq 0 ]
then _help
fi
while [ "$1" != "" ]; do
case $1 in
--start* )
if [ -n "$1" ]
then
TORRENT_URL=$(echo $1 | cut --only-delimited --delimiter="=" --fields=2)
if [ -n "$TORRENT_URL" ]
then
wget $TORRENT_URL -q -O $TMP_TORRENT_FILE
nohup $TRANS_CLI -u $MAX_UPLOAD -f $TRANS_NOTIFY -w $DOWNLOAD_DIR $TMP_TORRENT_FILE > $TMP_NOHUP 2>&1 &
TORRENT_HASH=$($TRANS_SHOW $TMP_TORRENT_FILE | grep -Eo "Hash: (.*)" | tr -d "Hash: ")
TORRENT_NAME=$($TRANS_SHOW $TMP_TORRENT_FILE | head -n 1 | tr -d "Name: ")
shift
echo "pid $!"
_log "Start torrent; PID: ($!), HASH: ($TORRENT_HASH), URL: ($TORRENT_URL)"
else
echo "No torrent url specified!"
exit 1;
fi
else
echo "No torrent url specified!"
exit 1;
fi
;;
--status )
tail $TMP_NOHUP
;;
--follow )
tail -f $TMP_NOHUP
;;
--tail-syslog )
tail -f /var/log/syslog | grep "TORRENT"
;;
--clean )
rm -v ${TCONF}/torrents/*.torrent ${TCONF}/resume/*.resume $TMP_NOHUP
rm $TMP_TORRENT_FILE
_log "Clean torrent files"
;;
--stop )
killall -u $USER -v $TRANS_CLI
_log "Kill transmission-cli"
;;
--help )
_help
;;
* )
echo "Unknown option: $1"
echo "`basename $0` --help for more info."
;;
esac
shift
done
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