Dukto is made to be as easy to use and has virtually no settings, fully supports Unicode. For greater ease of use implemented auto-detection of clients (computers or devices running Dukto) supports the transmission of a local network of text fragments, individual files or directories.
Dukto creates a direct (peer-to-peer) connection between computers and transferring data full bandwidth (no need server connection or Internet) supports multi-transferring downloading/sending of data may be excellent, log gear.
Dukto main features are:
- Simple user interface
- No server or internet connection needed
- Zero configuration
- Clients auto-discovery
- High speed file transfer
- Multi-OS native support
- Portable version available
- Multi files and folders transfer
- Transfers log
- Send and receive text snippets (eg. useful for sending URLs)
- Open received files directly from the application
- Windows 7 taskbar integration with progress and transfer indicator
- Show your IP addresses on the IP connection page
- Full Unicode support
- Metro style UI
- Free and open source
Installation latest version into Linux Mint 18:
sudo sh -c "echo 'deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/colomboem/xUbuntu_16.04/ /' > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dukto.list" wget http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:colomboem/xUbuntu_16.04/Release.key sudo apt-key add - < Release.key sudo apt update sudo apt install dukto
Installation latest version into Linux Mint 17.3:
sudo sh -c "echo 'deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/colomboem/xUbuntu_14.04/ /' > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dukto.list" wget http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:colomboem/xUbuntu_14.04/Release.key sudo apt-key add - < Release.key sudo apt update sudo apt install dukto
Dukto, file transfers does not use any means of protection, therefore the project author recommends to use the application in a reliable and trusted local networks.