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How can I get the difficulty of Fairbrix or Tenebrix directly from the client? Without using an external site.

I use "getinfo" with Bitcoin but with Fairbrix/Tenebrix, "getinfo" doesn't return anything. I'm running it with their somewhat unstable "portable launcher".


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The getinfo RPC should work precisely the same on Fairbrix or Tenebrix as it does with the Bitcoin client. Are you running the GUI version or non-GUI version of the client? Are you sure you're enabling the client's RPC server? – David Schwartz Oct 8 '11 at 10:50
I'm running the GUI version. I'm running it through their "portable launcher" because I get debug assertion errors when I try running the exe directly :\ Good to know it's been coded to a high standard huh. And I have server=1 and daemon=1 in my config. – Sean Chapman Oct 8 '11 at 14:49

The easiest and most straightforward way would be going to

No need to bother with command line and stuff.

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At the time of writing the question, fairbrix wasn't included on – Sean Chapman Oct 11 '11 at 9:58

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