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deluge-console: Start the interactive console interface.
$ deluge-console
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The command "deluge-console" is a command-line interface (CLI) tool for the Deluge BitTorrent client. Deluge is a popular, open-source BitTorrent client available for various operating systems.

When you execute the "deluge-console" command, it launches Deluge in a console or terminal window, providing a text-based interface to manage and control the Deluge client. This allows you to interact with Deluge using commands and perform various operations without using a graphical user interface (GUI).

Using "deluge-console," you can perform a wide range of tasks such as adding or removing torrents, adjusting download/upload settings, monitoring progress, managing labels or categories, and controlling the behavior of the client.

The console interface is useful in situations where you may not have access to a graphical desktop environment or prefer to manage Deluge through command-line interactions for scripting or automation purposes.

Once you launch "deluge-console," you will be presented with a prompt where you can enter commands and interact with Deluge. You can refer to the Deluge documentation or use the built-in help feature within the console tool to get a list of available commands and their corresponding options.

Overall, "deluge-console" provides a command-line interface to the Deluge BitTorrent client, allowing you to control and manage the client from a text-based environment.

This explanation was created by an AI. In most cases those are correct. But please always be careful and never run a command you are not sure if it is safe.
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