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Is it technically possible to solo mine bitcoin using cpu without a pool? How? Ubuntu

For development reasons I'd like to have a private "real" bitcoin mainnet network. Bitcoin-core doesn't support mining any more. I have set up a network of 2 nodes (using connect conf command). ...
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Cannot mine Genesis / First Block (PIVX Fork / Clone)

Whatever I do, I am unable to mine the 1st block after the genesis block. All the while, I have assumed that I have mined the Genesis block, and I am unable to mine the 1st block using "setgenerate ...
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Mining block are not accepted if BIP related values changed to 0 or 1

I am creating own alt from LiteCoin source. So I have changed hashGenesisBlock , hashMerkleRoot , nonce , timestamp etc.Things are working fine if i don't make BIP34Height , BIP65Height , BIP66Height &...
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How are Bitcoin generated in Video Games?

There are a lot of video games out there which reward the player in Bitcoins or other cryptocurrencies for winning the game or achieving a specific objective. But from where does those crypto come ...
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What do I need to mine locally an altcoin based in Bitcoin with a CPU?

I've tried with cpuminer and even pyminer but it looks like they need a miner pool , isn't a way to mine from my machine only? I already have an altcoin node running in my machine.
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Altcoin solo mining issue with Cpuminer

I have cloned litecoin to make my own altcoin for fun and i want to solo mine the new coin using cpuminer on mainnet. I have compiled and installed cpu miner in my Mac OSX and i am running the altcoin ...
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CPU mining Core 2 Quad Q9550

I am new to mining and not actually mining Bitcoin right now but want to understand more about it. I have Core 2 Quad Q9550 CPU at 2.83 Ghz. I am mining with cpuminer only right now. I am getting 20 ...
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Constantly getting connection interrupted

Recenly I started to mine BTC. I'm doing it just out of curiosity rather then for any profit. I compiled cpuminer on my Debian 9 server. I'm trying to connect to the btc.com pool by execuing: ./...
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Raspberry Pi cpuminer error: -bash: ./minerd: No such file or directory

I created a cpuminer instance for my Raspberry Pi derived from this tutorial. Apparently, I've correctly configured the implementation because I can run the example provided in the README: ./...
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CPU Mining Test with CGminer

After my boss read the websites mining on visits he got the idea to use the entire network we have access to. I have access to 3000+ computers and have been give permission to run a test over the ...
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Why more threads reduce h/s rate?

I have dual xeon processors (total 48 cores). I am using cpuminer-easy with nicehash pool on fedora. I have noticed that if i keep my number of threads greater than 10, the h/s falls dramatically. I ...
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CPU Solo Mining on ARM

I am playing around with bitcoin mining. I have set up a full node on an ODroid C2 device. I am running Ubuntu 16.04 and Bitcoin core. That seems to be running find. It is keeping up with the block ...
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Estimated h/s with a specific processor

I was just wondering how well this processor would do at bitcoin mining on cpuminer.
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Is CPUMINER's use of JSON files broken?

This is regarding using cpuminer v2.3.2 to do Litecoin mining. I recently upgraded my minerd from version 2.2.3 to 2.3.2 on both my win7(x64) and Ubuntu(x86) machines. Using the old version, minerd ...
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How do I set CPUminer to Scrypt instead of SHA256?

I have started litecoin mining with cpuminer on Ubuntu 12.04 and I keep getting this message. PROOF OF WORK: RESULT: false(booooooo) From what I understand litecoin uses scrypt however my cpuminer ...