Transmission install Ubuntu Server 13.04 x64

What you’ll need
A Linux distribution (Ubuntu Server 13.04 x64 is used here)
More information
Official website:

Detailed settings.json:
Add the official PPA: add-apt-repository ppa:transmissionbt/ppa

(if this gives an error run) apt-get install software-properties-common

Update your system: apt-get update
Install the daemon: apt-get install transmission-daemon

create a directory for complete and incomplete

Back-up your settings: cp /etc/transmission-daemon/settings.json /etc/transmission-daemon/settings.json.bak

Edit your settings using nano or whatever you like

download-dir —– change to whatever directory you created above
incomplete-dir —– change to whatever directory you created above
rpc-password —- use whatever you like here
rpc-port —- only change if you like
rpc-username — — change to whatever username you want

Creating folders: mkdir -p Downloads/transmission/{complete,incomplete}
Ownership: chown root:debian-transmission -R Downloads/transmission
Permissions: chmod 775 -R Downloads/transmission
Reload the daemon: service transmission-daemon reload