I would like all my mined coins (solo mining, testnet so far) to go to a different default account. I'm not referring to the distribution a mining pool will do to all of its miners (Pay per share, etc). Instead I'm talking about the first payout where a reward + fees is generated.

How would I go about doing this?

My goal is to make keep the private key (where the first 25 BTC is sent) offline and

  • What are you using to mine? I believe most pools have an address that you must set in your user account settings.
    – Colin Dean
    Commented Dec 13, 2012 at 16:55
  • @ColinDean I want to create my own pool, and wherever the Bitcoind software creates the new block, it adds a 25 BTC coin output to the chain. I want to edit and customize this specific address. I may have to alter the source code Commented Dec 13, 2012 at 17:34
  • Unless you're hellbent on writing your own pool software, I recommend contributing to the development of one of the open source pool softwares. See How can I start my own mining pool? for more information.
    – Colin Dean
    Commented Dec 13, 2012 at 20:12
  • @Closers who said "Too Localised" - You probably misunderstood my question. I clarified the question Commented Dec 14, 2012 at 14:47
  • This question ends in the middle of a sentence.
    – Murch
    Commented Mar 16, 2016 at 9:04


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