Often times due to false meta data some setting error you might have a situation that rutorrent seedbox gives some errors. The error is generally caused because rtorrent which runs in the back end of rutorrent panel that you see in the webrowser shuts down because rtorrent is down rutorrent might show further random errors.


You can easily fix it with the following process.


Step 1.Press the restarter button in rutorrent

restarter button Seedbox

Step 2. Once you click on it there will be a dialogue that opens up , on it click on the start button.

Click the start button step 2

Well that it , it will restart the rtorrent in your system , in case you need to restart the box for any other purpose click the stop button once it is executed press the start button again it will get restarted.


In case you have SSH access in your box you can use the below script to restart your rutorrent seedbox.

cd /home/yourusername/downloads/.session
rm rtorrent.lock
cd /home/yourusername
bash restartSeedbox

Replace yourusername wuith your actual username.


That’s it 🙂