mldonkey_command(1) a wrapper to send command to a mlnet server.


mldonkey_command [-P port] [-h host] [-u user] [-p password] [-q] [-s] [-v] {"mlnet command"...}


This manual page documents briefly the mldonkey_command command.

This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original program is Debian GNU/Linux specific.

This program allow you to send command to a mlnet instance. The idea is to provide a simple script to do batch job with mlnet



Port of the telnet mldonkey server. By default 4000


Host of the telnet mldonkey server. By default localhost


Username to use while connecting. By default admin


Password to use while connecting. If none is specified, ask it on stdin


Run without displaying command result


Use stdin to enter command


Display login information

"mlnet commands"

Any commands you can type in a telnet session connected to mlnet. Try "mldonkey_command longhelp" to see a complete listing.


This manual page was originally written by Sylvain Le Gall <[email protected]> for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License, Version 2.1 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; considering as source code all the file that enable the production of this manpage.


Sylvain Le Gall <[email protected]>


Mehdi Dogguy <[email protected]>



Copyright © 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 Sylvain Le Gall
Copyright © 2009 Mehdi Dogguy