somid3

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  1. DaasBoss, Seems I can't PM you. Feel free to email me at somid3 at gmail dot com Usesync.com was taken down. The source can be found at: https://github.com/somid3/bitcargo Let me know what you need. O.
  2. Well, there is a simple solution to this. If the search engine has the secrets it can create a "Selection" secret that contains only the files the user wants to download. That way the end-user can only download the files he or she wants by selecting the files of interest.
  3. So perhaps people can provide their read-only secrets, and optionally their read-write secrets?
  4. Seems trivial to create a one time use secret for a file given the secret for a folder. Ideally people should submit the read-write secret to the search engine so the search engine can add a simple stats.html file on the folder informing everyone the level of activity, etc. There also needs to be no copyrighted material filter to protect such files from being shared I would imagine.
  5. precisely my point, an intermediary search engine has to be able to catalog all files and send one-time use or selective-file secrets to users. These users will then use the selective-secret to access one or two files.
  6. This is very cool. Practically making every person a web server. This could be an interesting way of sharing very large files, etc. More interesting would be to build a search engine that allows one to find the secret (or color coin) given a query. What are some use cases you think people will use your browser for?
  7. How many public secrets exist out there? I ask because: It should be possible to make a search engine where people type something -- like "cars" -- and they get all the secrets and file listings from all the people that have made their secret public no?
  8. On AWS you know that at least on peer will be online 24/7.
  9. No, the tool was shut down due to low use
  10. When I set: api?method=set_prefs&upload_limit=50 On the peer that is providing a file (Peer: A), the download speed of the peer downloading the file (Peer: hits 50 kB/s. At the same time when peer B is downloading a file at 50 kB/s, I call: api?method=get_speed On peer A, and I get: { "download": 9, "upload": 51223 } That is very confusing as right now there is no documentation on the units of the upload/download limits and the speed. And it seems both use different units. This is minor, but can be very confusing given the lack of details. Love the product though, it all
  11. On the linux version of BitTorrent Sync I can't update the download_limit. wget http://127.0.0.1:8888/api?method=set_prefs&download_limit=1024 When I get all the prefs, the download_limit is still set to 0. Any advice? Also, what are the units here, bytes? Thanks, Omid S. ----- Oh I feel like an idiot. I didn't escape the & on bash with \&. My last question still applies, I wanted to see what is the download limit unit on that preference. Thanks, Omid ------- Nevermind, just tested it, for future reference its in Kb/s Note, you should add to the documentatio
  12. All right, we just released a new version on http://www.usesync.com. - Files are stored long term, sync-ing will no longer seize from working after 10 days. - We now provide the encryption-secret as well for those that want redundant copies in an encrypted fashion - We are also accepting request for enterprise customers -- we will only receive the first 5 customers, all other customer requests will be put on a waiting list and addressed on a first come first serve basis. If you experience any problems please let me know. - Would it be helpful if we also displayed QR codes for mobile
  13. Ah, haha. That feature will be removed, all space now will be long term. I guess "self-destruct" was a strong word to use. What we meant to communicate was that after 10 days syncing will be turned off from our server's point of view. All files will remain on the peers that downloaded the files, and peers will be able to still sync with other peers, but the "always-online" peer that we provide will no longer act as an active syncing peer. However, that feature will be removed. After next release all sync spaces will be long term. One just needs to provide a valid email address to ensure the
  14. Hi lolcat, So the code is hard to explain but if you'd like for $500 I can spend a week modifying the code it so that you can make use of it in a very easy way. I can also add other features that you'd like... are you interested in that? I can make a Windows, OSX, or Linux executable that you can run from anywhere. Let me know
  15. Sure, I am using the Play Framework and running it on AWS. Do you know Java, it requires a bit of configuration.