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committer Willy Sudiarto Raharjo <>2021-03-06 11:12:00 +0700
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network/qbittorrent: Updated for version (switch to qt5).
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-qBittorrent is an easy to use, good looking, and featureful but
-lightweight C++ / Qt4 Bittorrent Client.
+qBittorrent is a bittorrent client programmed in C++ / Qt5 that uses
+libtorrent (sometimes called libtorrent-rasterbar) by Arvid Norberg.
+It aims to be a good alternative to all other bittorrent clients out
+there. qBittorrent is fast, stable, and provides unicode supports as
+well as many features.
Note that from version 3.3.15 you will get a warning on startup that
qbittorrent has a new way of saving things. If you want to backup your
@@ -7,10 +11,4 @@ old config directory first, you will find it here:
-That way you can return to an older version by swapping directories
-This is the last version of qBittorrent that will build with Qt4
-libraries. You might want to embrace the future with Qt5 and newer
-versions of qBittorrent. See the qbittorrent-qt5 SlackBuild for more
+You can return to an older version by swapping directories around.