On Thu, 2004-09-09 at 16:21, Carl Youngblood wrote:
> Almost invariably for me the problem is firewalling.  Opening all of
> those ports is usually difficult or impossible to get your network
> admin to do.  At home I often have a situation where I'm roaming
> around the house with a laptop on a wireless DHCP connection, so
> setting up port forwarding to go to my dynamic IP is impractical.

True, although in both these situations you can leave the BT client
running and it'll connect to folks who have port 6881 open.  I've shared
about 10 GB of the Fedora ISO images in the few weeks by doing that...

Yours,

Tom