MY bitcoind is on: yet I cannot connect via any port, I've tried 8333 and 8332 any reason why? it's a ubuntu server. Im using that server to connect to from another server.

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You need to add the rpcallowip setting to your bitcoind.conf file.

You can use a single IP or allow all. for example




  • I don't know where my conf file is, I'm using putty and ssh. Commented Mar 12, 2014 at 15:20
  • @user3162803 config file is at ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf
    – xabbix
    Commented Mar 13, 2014 at 9:31

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