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FrostWire ‘Kills’ Gnutella to Go All BitTorrent
Just found this article:
This could mean 2 things: the Gnutella-network is gonna lose a lot of users OR available Gnutella-clients can welcome a lot of new users for their client!
Developer(s) of Phex, take this opportunity with 2 hands, let's bring out a new version of Phex soon and become (in near future) a big player at the Gnutella-network!
Hope there will be some "Gnutella-loving" developers that wants to help the Phex team with this
I wonder what the FW devs will do once all their users switch to a conjunction between some other Gnutella client and one of the probably 100 better BitTorrent clients.
I very much agree now is the time for a new Phex release.
probably 100 better BitTorrent clients.
True, most Bittorrent-clients that i know are much better. FW will lose a lot of users with this...
I very much agree now is the time for a new Phex release.
Agree, now is the time for Phex to step out the big FW-shadow, a new version, some promotion (blogs, forums, twitter) will give Phex a very big boost
I hope some (FW) developers that are unhappy with the new FW-future (i'm pretty sure some of them are) will be interested in helping the Phex project...
Last edited by ToNneTje; June 30th, 2011 at 05:09 AM. Reason: update
Yes i think it is, i'm using it under Ubuntu (11.04) and as far i can judge i don't have any problems with it...
I think you can remove the export option to include freebase ip-cache because freebase seems to be "dead"
Is the Polar Skulk option stilll active? I like the idea behind this but i seems to be "dead" too (cooperation with a site like Jamendo or another site would be great!)
Maybe it's an idea to "block" some extensions by default, most of them are fakefiles.
The extensions that i block in the filter are:
.torrent .wma .rar .zip .mov .r00 .exe .uue .au .snd .qt
With these extenions in my filter i almost never get fakefiles anymore!
Most people search for regular music/video files so for them the searchresults will be a lot better! (offcourse they can edit the filter to remove extensions again if they want).
Maybe this helps you: http://www.phex.org/wiki/index.php/B...rom_Subversion
I really don't know if it works for MAC systems (i'm using Linux).