Linux & Wine: Make uTorrent Default For Opening .torrent Files In Firefox

There are a lot of good BitTorrent applications for Linux, but some people just don't want to give up uTorrent because either they are too used to it or just because it actually works quite OK in Linux, under Wine. One major problem with using uTorrent this way is that Firefox doesn't open .torrent files with uTorrent, so you have to save the torrent file and then load it. This how-to will explain how to fix file associations for Linux to use uTorrent as the default system-wide BitTorrent client (well, I've only tested it on Firefox but should work on other browsers too). Let's begin:


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