PublicBitTorrent is a bittorrent tracker free for anyone to use. You don't need to register, upload or index a torrent anywhere, all you have to do is to include the PublicBitTorrent tracker URL in your torrent.
When you create a torrent file the application will ask you for a tracker address, then simply type in PublicBitTorrents tracker URL's:
Yes! We encourage you to use multiple trackers, this will increase your torrents accessibility. OpenBitTorrent is another free, no strings attached, stable bittorrent tracker.
Tracker Modify will add/delete your tracker lists to all your torrents with one command. So whether you have 50 torrents or 2 million, Tracker Modify can make adding/deleting trackers a breeze.
An aggregated scrape file for the entire cluster can be found here. The file is updated every
5 minutes. and is ~50 MB, instead of the ~125 MB from each node in the cluster.
The file is in the the following format:
Please use this way of scraping if you scrape alot of torrents from our trackers, this will reduce load on our trackers and at the same time give you all the stats at once.
There are few open independent stable trackers out there, most of the trackers that can be used openly are either unstable or in some way connected to a bittorrent indexing site. We felt there was a need for a free, no strings attached, stable bittorrent tracker.
There are many reasons, the most important ones includes:
No, the technology doesn't include any support for blocking info_hash keys from being registered with the tracker.
Just to make it clear so people sending DMCA takedown notices understand:
So what should you as a content owner do? Contact the indexing site where the torrent download originated from and ask them nicely to remove the listing and the .torrent file!
If you want to help with money to pay for bandwidth and servers, if you have programming skills, linux tcp stack optimizations skills or anything you think we may require to make this project go forward, contact us at
First off wait 6 hours, if it's something big we will already have it fixed by then, if we haven't send an email to , and report what IP you are trying to connect from, if you can ping the server, and if you know what a traceroute is, include one in the mail.