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I'm running on linux, just installed PyOpenCL, but when I run poclbm I get this error:

 03/01/2013 16:49:12, Ignored invalid server entry: username:password@host:port
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "", line 84, in <module>
    import BFLMiner
  File "/home/myhome/btc/poclbm-master/", line 4, in <module>
    from ioutil import find_udev, find_serial_by_id, find_com_ports
  File "/home/myhome/btc/poclbm-master/", line 2, in <module>
    from import list_ports
ImportError: No module named tools

I run it with the following command: python -d 0 username:password@host:port

Is there something wrong?


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You may also need to install pyserial. See this StackOverflow question for details.

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After installing pyserial: user@machine:~/btc/poclbm-master$ python -d 0 user.worker:pass@ 04/01/2013 10:25:40, Ignored invalid server entry: user.worker:pass@ At least one server is required Do you know what that means? – user2545 Jan 4 '13 at 9:26
Put http:// in front of user.worker and it should work. The address you are using right now (username:password@http://...) is not a valid URL. – cdecker Jan 4 '13 at 10:13

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