Rats on The Boat

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Rats on The Boat – free and open source BitTorrent P2P multi-platform search engine for Desktop with integrated torrent client


  • Works over p2p torrent network, doesn’t require any trackers;
  • Supports own p2p protocol for additional data transfer (like search between rats clients, descriptions/votes transfer, etc.);
  • Search over torrent collection;
  • Torrent and files search;
  • Search filters (size ranges, files, seeders etc…);
  • Collection filters (regex filters, adult filters);
  • Trackers peers scan supported;
  • Integrated torrent client;
  • Collect only statistic information and don’t save any torrents internal data;
  • Supports torrents rating (voting);
  • P2P Search protocol. Search in other Rats clients;
  • Web version (web interface) for servers;
  • Top list (mostly common and popular torrents);
  • Feed list (Rats clients activity feed);
  • Drag and drop torrents (expand local search database with specific torrents);
  • Descriptions association from trackers.

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The software Rats on The Boat is available for installation on Linux, Windows and macOS.

Installation methodOS
DebUbuntu* 16.04/18.04/19.04/20.04, Linux Mint 18/19, Debian
RPMopenSUSE, Rosa Linux, Mageia, ALT Linux, Fedora, CentOS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux and others
AppImageUbuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, CentOS, elementaryOS, Linux Mint and others

*Ubuntu (GNOME), Kubuntu (KDE), Xubuntu (XFCE), Lubuntu (LXDE)

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Install Software via EXE package on Windows

Install Software via DMG package for macOS

Software Information

Language Interface:English, Russian, Ukrainian, Chinese
Description version:1.4.2
Developer:Alexey Kasyanchuk
Programming language:Electron
Software website:github.com/DEgITx/rats-search

31.10.23: added new installation methods: Deb.

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