I have several namecoins and would like to register a name. That name could either be for TOR, DNS, or any other purpose.
What are the steps needed to spend these coins?
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The algorithm of registering
.bit domain is described, for example, on dot-bit wiki.
Create new domain name with
./namecoind name_new d/<name>
Wait 12 or more blocks
Actually register the domain with
<rand> is the second (shorter) hexadecimal string returned by
<json-value> is the domain configuration (similar to DNS record):
./namecoind name_firstupdate d/<name> <rand> '<json-value>'
json-string, mapping the domain to the some IP looks like that: