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Deluged crashing and Libtorrent on the Raspberry Pi - Solution
Okay so I've been really working my new Raspberry Pi Model B and I encountered a problem with deluged (a torrent client) which apparently uses libtorrent. Now according to my research, there is a known problem with deluged and libtorrent 0.15 which really makes me wonder the sanity of the raspbian developer community. Shouldn't they be bundling the libtorrent 0.16 version instead to maintain stability? Anyways, I read that you can compile your own libtorrent 0.16 so I decided that I'd do just that - WHAT A TASK - You'll need to install a lot of dependencies to get this to work properly!
First thing we need to do is make sure the dependencies are installed
sudo apt-get install libssl-dev
sudo apt-get install libboost-dev
sudo apt-get install libboost-system1.50-dev
#Then we need to download the libtorrent-rasterbar-0.16.5 source code. This takes FOREVER to compile, about 5 hours on PI! Man does the raspberry pi need a faster CPU!
tar xvzf libtorrent-rasterbar-0.16.5.tar.gz
sudo make install
ldconfig -v | grep libtorrent
python -c "import libtorrent as lt; print lt.version"