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Greg Burri, 07/31/2009 09:49 AM


Algorithms

Searching

For a functional description see here : Functional definition

Peer ID

Each peer owns a peer id which is unique and generate during the first start. This ID is use to identify a peer, it's a better than the peer IP. Considering this situation :

  • A put in queue a file entry f from B, B doesn't know the hashes of this file entry.
  • B change his IP address.
  • A want to download f, it can ask B for the hashes even B's IP changed.

Downloading

See here : Protocol_core-core

Updated by Greg Burri over 12 years ago · 5 revisions