I assume they run bitcoind for the network connectivity. But what about for the work allocation?

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There are several pool-implementations that create the individual workloads and track their completion. The Poolservers article at the bitcoin.it Wiki has a comprehensive list, with a feature comparison.

  • Will these also work for litecoin?
    – Shamoon
    Mar 20, 2013 at 17:15

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