P2P file-sharing ♥ open-source (and vice-versa)

SourceForge.net: All-Time Top Downloads

Four of the top five, six of the top eleven, and seven of the top twenty downloads of open-source software packages from Sourceforge are peer-to-peer file-sharing applications. (I've highlighted their rank and download tally below in red.)

Rank Project Name
  2Azureus - BitTorrent ClientAccepting Donations61,415,864
  7ZSNESAccepting Donations8,969,182
  8eMule PlusAccepting Donations8,068,745
  12phpMyAdminAccepting Donations7,133,215
  15TightVNCAccepting Donations6,034,358
  16FileZillaAccepting Donations5,911,896
  19ABC [Yet Another Bittorrent Client]5,560,464
If LimeWire, another open-source P2P file-sharing application, chose to distribute their application through SourceForge, it would be in one of the top spots, as well. (Download.com reports over 56 million LimeWire downloads.)

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