Net::BitTorrent::Protocol::BEP07 - Utility functions for BEP07: IPv6 Tracker Extension

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Imports the tracker response-related functions compact and uncompact.


compact_ipv6 ( @list )

Compacts a list of [IPv6, port] values into a single string.

A compact peer is 18 bytes; the first 16 bytes are the host and the last two bytes are the port.

uncompact_ipv6 ( $string )

Inflates a compacted string of peers and returns a list of [IPv6, port] values.

See Also

BEP 07: IPv6 Tracker Extension -


Sanko Robinson <> -


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Copyright (C) 2010-2012 by Sanko Robinson <>

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