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What do you use BitTorrent for?


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I know that a lot of people use it for illegal file trading, but I am wondering what LEGAL ways people use BitTorrent.

Other than downloading Linux ISOs I do'nt know what other uses there are, so I am curious.
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Don't use it myself but maybe Freeware Software aswell....

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I have seen the army distribute a game through bit torrent not a regular ftp or http download site. you could download the torrent file directly from apple.com

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Well, it is legal here to download music, but I don't think you'd count that.

Well, 100%, non-borderline legal stuff would be mostly Linux distro ISOs

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I once tried to use BitTorrent but couldn't for the life of me get it to work, even though I knew the torrents had to be found first. It was like trying to learn another language on your own....I got totally lost....:radioacti
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i have been using it for linux distro's as well recently because it is the way to distribute them nowadays.

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