The 32nd Chaos Computer Congress is going on right now, and they have all of the talks available in a variety of audio and video formats, and RSS feeds of these things, all on their media server. Unfortunately, there’s no feeds for the torrent files they provide, so I wrote up a quick web service to gather their feeds and convert them into torrent feeds.
For reasons surpassing my understanding, ruTorrent’s RSS feed feature prepends the feed URL to the URL of the torrent, but it also has a handy “Rule Manager” to rewrite the torrent URLs. My rule looks like this:
If the URL for the torrent description matches pattern:
then replace the URL of the torrent download with: