OpenTracker is an open and free bittorrent tracker. It aims for minimal resource usage and is intended to run at your wlan router. This simple tutorial is going to show you how to install OpenTracker in Ubuntu 12.04 and 10.04 using PPA.

To get started:

Hit Ctrl+Alt+T to open up a terminal window, copy and paste this command into terminal and hit enter to add this PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mystic-mirage/opentracker

Then update and install opentracker:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install opentracker opentracker-ipv6

That’s it.