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Bitcoind sync status at ~block 206286

I installed bitcoind on an ubunto server. If I execute bitcoind getinfo, I get the following output: ...
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How to receive payments online to single address per user in scalable way?

Suppose we are building online casino/market and want to receive payments. To be scalable, safe and have good user experience, we: cannot generate new address for every single payment. Having ...
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How to stream transactions on the network

How would I go about getting a stream of transactions broadcast on the Bitcoin network? Is this supported by the vanilla client? I know that the client can notify me on new blocks and on all ...
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BlockNotify/WalletNotify - but without the console window

I use the walletnotify and blocknotify config options on bitcoind to have the server call two executables on new transactions/blocks. This all works fine. The two executables (Windows executables) are ...
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VPS server mine LTC: can Cairo graphics perhaps replace a GPU using a TcL script?

My name is Ben and I'm working with a server technician called Fab. We are using Team-viewer to work together on this question to make it as concise and to the point as possible. We have set up a ...
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npm / node mining for litecoins

UPDATED AND CLARIFIED AND SIMPLIFIED I'm looking through npmjs.org - My thought is can a node.js server mine (without a graphics card just using its own possessing power?) If so (there are a lot of ...
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Running bitcoin-qt on a server

I need a full Bitcoin node running on a server. It's a Windows server - is there any advantage to running bitcoind over bitcoin-qt? I need the JSON API, to they need the server flag, I just figured ...
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Ubuntu Server vs Desktop for mining PC

Could anyone tell if Ubuntu Server has any advantages over Ubuntu Desktop for mining? Basically, here is explained that there should be no big difference since that the Server and Desktop are ...
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Installed Bitcoin-QT on windows2008r2 server, but it won't snyc anything at all

Installed Bitcoin-QT on windows2008r2 server, but it won't sync anything at all. No connections to network, no blocks, no movement full stop. I have OK'd it in windows firewall, tried connecting ...
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Bitcoin daemon sends “Empty reply from server” when in test net

I'm trying to work with the bitcoin daemon and rpc. Using the user & password I set I can't connect to it, trying with curl I always get "Empty reply from server". It works just fine in the real ...
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Automatically Get Bitcoin Difficulty, Bitcoins/Block, Exchange Rate Statistics [duplicate]

What can I do to programmatically get statistics such as current Bitcoin difficulty, Bitcoin award per block, USD/BTC exchange rate?
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Connecting to Bitcoin wallet outside of LAN to 'Solo' Mine

For educational purposes only... Scenario: My friend and I want to solo mine on 1 wallet. But, his computers are not on\in my LAN network. The wallet has been set to server mode: -server ...
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Setting up remote bitcoin server control PHP

I'm pursuing an idea for a web app I had and I've hit a road block. I've worked with many other JSON APIs using php but I've never been introduced to this RPC side of things. I've done reading but ...
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Creating secure architecture and payout process

I studied lots of valuable q&a here, but still I have some doubts. Case - simple game (calm down - I'm not one of the rookies creating exchange as seen here), which allows to pay for a game. The ...
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Bitcoin Mining Through VPN

I'm fairly new to bitcoin and mining and am currently using a very restrictive ISP(port forwarding is not permitted). Therefore, it is not possible to connect to the bitcoin network(port 8333 is ...
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Cannot connect to php-mpos with CgMiner: Pool 0 slow/down or URL or credentials invalid

I'm trying set up a local pool, using the php-mpos and the zetacoin-qt executable file, but for some reason, when I attempt to connect using cgminer, I get this error: Pool 0 slow/down or URL or ...
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Why does bitcoind say “error: couldn't connect to server” for the first few minutes of boot-up?

After starting bitcoin from the command line, with: ./bitcoind -daemon I immediately run the followup command: ./bitcoind getinfo which gives me the following error: error: couldn't ...
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Displayed transactions may not be correct!

When I enter bitcoind getinfo on my remote ubuntu-Server I get this answer: { "version" : 32400, ... (some other info) "errors" : "WARNING: Displayed transactions may not be correct! ...
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Is it legal to use rented dedicated servers to mine?

I've got several dedicated servers which I'm renting for about 250 Euros from a big hoster (OVH). These server are used for things like ssh/scp, SVN and Git servers (for private repositories), HTTP ...
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multi wallet bitcoin client

I'm looking for a bitcoin client capable of handling multiple wallets. At the moment I'm developing a shop which will allow bitcoin payments. The idea is to create a new address for each client making ...
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Acting as a passive node rather than an active one using bitcoind

I currently have a bitcoind version:80500 running on a VPS. I am interested in using it to only verify transactions for me much the same way blockchain.info does. Is it possible to run bitcoind to ...
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mining on mediatemple servers

I have seen questions on mining CPU of hosting providers, but what about mining GPU on hosting providers? I have a grid server (gs) accounts on mediatemple that have a lot of GPU's left over every ...
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Scrypt server mining process killed

On my vps I decided to start mining litecoin because I wasn't really using the server for anything. I thought, why not? I ran the cpuminer script with the correct command line arguments and it ...
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Which program is suitable to server mining of Feathercoin?

I have web hosting virtualized Windows 2012 Server without GPU and with one core of Intel Xeon 5520. I pay it anyway and I use about 10% CPU. I would like to use the rest for CPU mining feathercoin. ...
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Bitcoin Mining on Office Network

I'm a bitcoin novice and i've read a bit about mining. It got me thinking that I could setup our office network to min bitcoin (obviously with permission) We have a centos linux server which is on ...
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Stateless bitcoin daemon for server, capable of signing transactions

I am trying to do the following: Have a daemon running on a server That daemon exposes an API (Json, etc...) I can call that API from localhost with: 1: Address From 2: Address To 3: Key for Address ...
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Get miners info from Bitcoin-QT server

At work I have mounted a Bitcoin-qt server and I have a miner on each computer of the office connecting without problems to the Bitcoin server. From the miners I can see they are connecting and ...
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JSON RPC library unable to connect to bitcoind?

I'm able to connect to bitcoind using my command line and the process is running with the appropriate port but when I try to run it through XAMPP after using the JSON-RPC library (I used the PHP ...
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How to Connect bitcoind to one of your workers in a pool?

I'm trying to start using an old tower to mine bitcoin and am slowly trying to make sense of the setup. Wallet. I signed up for a bitcoin wallet (coinbase) where I am given an id. Pool. I joined a ...
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Ubuntu Linux — How do I start bitcoind as a service to run automatically?

I've got a bunch of other services set up to boot automatically when my Ubuntu server starts (services like wicd-daemon and VPN), but I can't figure out how to set up the bitcoin daemon (bitcoind) to ...
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is there a litecoin wallet website that does NOT store your private key serverside?

blockchain.info encrypts and hashes everything clientside, as well as doing all of the signing of transactions clientside. It only sends already encrypted and signed data to the server, where the ...
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Bitcoin Server won't connect, timeout error

I am trying to run/sync bitcoind -server for the first time on linux and it is not connecting end of Debug log gives me this... new Added 14 addresses from ::: 0 tried, 91 new 93 addresses found ...
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Should I run Bitcoind / JSON RPC on a home server connecting to a VPS

I'm debating whether to run bitcoind/ JSON-RPC on a server from my house that takes requests from users on hosted VPS. While I'm not starting a bitcoin poker site, I can explain what I'm doing easier ...
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Mining Primecoin with one server and no pool?

Is it possible to mine with just one server (for learning about mining, not for making a living!) and one wallet? I've configured a Ubuntu VPS on a server I had spare and run Primecoind. My ...
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Security advise on setting up a gambling Bitcoin site

I have written a Bitcoin gambling site and am planning on the best approach to host it/manage it securely. The site is implemented in Java using the BitcoinJ API and servlets etc are handled via the ...
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How do I receive bitcoins for a game server? [duplicate]

I want to sell digital goods for BTC. AFAIK, I have to associate the purchaser + BTC amount + address received + digital good. I could set up multiple addresses for each client. If I kept a ...
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Is it possible to use servers to mine bitcoins?

I have a vps, it's debian but i can install any os, i don't use it a lot, can i use it to mine bitcoins? Correct me if I'm wrong, bitcoins uses video cards, and as far as i know, vps and dedicated ...
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Who owns the bitcoin network [duplicate]

In all materials related to the bitcoins the people talk about the p2p bitcoin network. OK but there should be a central server that connects the peers to each one. Like the torrent sites. The ...
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Are there any API servers available for alt-coins that allow for transactions to be broadcast into their networks?

With blockchain.info we have the pushtx API that allow one to broadcast raw transactions into the network. It appears to be one of few services that offer such functionality. Are there any servers ...
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Intermediate pool server

Is it possible to make "intermediate" pool server, which will be gateway to real pool? I have about 200 pc's, each pc connects to my intermediate pool using own login pass. Intermediate pool should ...
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When does OpenCoin Inc intend to make the Ripple server code public?

Is there a definite timeline or not? Thank you.
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is bitcoind reliable when depending on it for web services?

What I mean by the title is, say If I create a service with bitcoind being used to create and store large numbers of accounts and address, is it likely to take the strain? Can I setup multiple ...
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Switching from pushpool?

I have a question. Right no I'm running litecoind + pushpoold + mmcFE (as the front-end), it's a smal sized pool with peaks at around 3000kh/s so far, but we're growing rapidly. However, some users ...
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Which receiving address does my block reward go to when mining through bitcoind?

I'm wondering where goes the BTC as my bitcoin server finds a block? Using bitcoind, I see no setting for a bitcoin address..
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BitcoinJS with no storage?

I have a use-case where I'd only need to be monitoring the mempool transactions and recently-committed blocks/transactions (the last month's worth of blocks would be sufficient). Is there a way to ...
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How to install a Bitcoin client on Ubuntu Server

I've googled a lot for this issue. Hehe. I have found some tutorials, but they were of no use because they are for systems that do have a GUI. I have no plans to install a GUI on that system, and I ...
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Storing my bitcoins on an offline computer

I have a mac that I never use, would storing my bitcoins on a wallet on that laptop and then only connecting it to the internet when I am ready to transfer money be safe? Is there any reason not to do ...
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What is the difference between a electrum server type F and P

As I am trying my first steps with Bitcoin, I ask you to ignore my potential ignorance. With Electrum I have to choose a server of which there seem to be F and P type servers. What is their ...
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How to change bitcoind 0.8.1 bind settings?

I would like to setup bitcoind to run in the background but not have live bindings. I have tried the following: bitcoind bitcoind -server bitcoind -daemon bitcoind -daemon -server bitcoin.conf ...
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Can Bitcoin be run in a shared hosting environment?

Can bitcoind be installed and run on shared hosting? Has anyone successfully done this? If not why not.