Latest uTorrent 2.2.1 Beta fixes Socks issue with PublicTracker/PrivateTracker

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Latest uTorrent 2.2.1 Beta fixes Socks issue with PublicTracker/PrivateTracker

UtorrentThe issues that some people were facing with uTorrent and our PublicTracker/PrivateTracker configurations which caused uTorrent to freeze has been traced down to a bug in the uTorrent code which we believe to have been fixed in the latest Beta release.

We haven’t had the opportunity to test this out yet so appreciate customer feedback on this!

You can download the latest beta here.


— 2011-01-19: Version 2.2.1 beta (build 24217)
– Fix: fixed gui.graph_overhead
– Change: limit cache size to 2000 MB (for 32 bit builds)
– Fix: attempt at fixing disappearing systray icon
– Fix: Copy and paste in File list view fixed. (ctrl-A, ctrl-C, ctrl-V)
– Fix: don’t attempt to open a file if it doesn’t exist (caused association dialog to appear)
– Change: only apply the port > 1023 for outgoing connection restriction for peers only hear about through the DHT
– Fix: back-ported proper support for disabling udp trackers from 3.0
– Fix: fix bug in UDP socks5 support which would cause infinite loops
– Fix: Use system call to open containing folder instead of launching explorer.exe (when available)
– Fix: Don’t connect to ports < 1024 when no-connect-to-services is enabled (which it is by default)
– Fix: privacy checkbox in general settings would have multiline text
– Change: add port 80 and 443 to the default port block list


  1. teohhanhui says:

    Still crashes after a while… 🙁

  2. teohhanhui says:

    Oops… I mean freeze, of course…

  3. teohhanhui says:

    Seems fine now. Perhaps there were some other programs causing that.

  4. teohhanhui says:

    I spoke too soon. It still freezes…

  5. athlonia says:

    same here. freezes over after 1 hour of use. i think we will have to wait for further development/news either from bolehvpn staff or utorrent site.

    anyway, thanks for the possible solution given here. its worth a shot.

  6. Mentora says:

    My experience with Utorrent 2.2 has been nothing but headache.

    Many times it has froze on me. Torrents speed would just drops to 0 after a while.

    Killing the torrent would NOT remove it from the memory.

    And worst of all –> disk caching problems. Have to tweak the settings or will cause Utorrent to crash with disk is full error.

    Even the icons are terrible to a point the previous icons were made available to replace the new ones.

    Personally, Utorrent 2.2 simply sucks.

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