Questions tagged [dogecoin]

Questions about Dogecoin are off topic. Dogecoin (Ɖ, DOGE) is a Scrypt-based cryptocurrency based on Litecoin. It was started on 6th of December 2013. It has a very fast distribution cycle and will thereafter grow constantly.

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Looking for nonces of even numbers

Each one of bitcoin and its derived crypto-currencies has a nonce value in the block, no matter what the algorithm is. Every miner tries to search for a luck nonce which can make the hash value ...
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What is the difference between Dogecoin and Bitcoin at the network level?

With all the Dogecoin hype, mainstream media has been comparing Doge with established cryptos like Bitcoin. I'm trying to understand the difference at the technical level: It comes up that Bitcoin ...
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How do exchanges decide on cryptocurrency trading pairs?

Cryptocurrency trading pairs for example ltc/btc, doge/btc should be paired using some criteria. I'd like to comprehend on what basis they are paired.
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What are pros and cons of Tendermint?

The writer describes it as a "solution to the blockchain consensus problem that does not require mining." The white paper is viewable here: http://tendermint.com/docs/tendermint_v04.pdf I don't mean ...
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Can I mine cryptocurrency using Javascript?

Is it a good idea to mine a Scrypt-based cryptocurrency, like Dogecoin or Digitalcoin, using Javascript instead of having paid ads. The script would mine using all computers visiting my website.
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Reward schedule and maximum number of dogecoins? [closed]

According to Dogecoin's bitcointalk-thread there will be a maximum of 100 billion dogecoins. Yet, just below that figure is stated that the reward schedule offers a reward of up to 1 million dogecoins ...
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How do I lookup Blockchain sizes for crypto-currencies like Litecoin and Dogecoin?

I am new to mining cryptocurrencies. I am planning to set up a wallet for both Litecoin and Dogecoin. I am just curious on asking what are the current total blockchain sizes of both coins? This is to ...
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Why did Dogecoin fork into 3 chains and not just 2?

This I never understood ever since Dogecoin forked in mid-February 2014: If the cause of the fork was, apparently, the same as the one that affected Bitcoin in March 2013 (namely: a very long block ...
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Percentage of mined Dogecoins

On http://dogepay.com/ I read that 19% of Dogecoins have been already mined. Is this measure accurate? (So much mined, wow.) How long it takes to mine them all? When all dogecoins have been mined, ...
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How can I generate a Dogecoin address from a Litecoin private key?

I'd like to do the following: I use dumpprivkey to get the private key from Litecoin wallet. I import this private key into Dogecoin wallet Which will generate a new Dogecoin address. Both will share ...
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How to create a bootstrap.dat file? [duplicate]

I want to create a new bootstrap.dat file for a Dogecoin. How do this kind of files are created and how can I create one? What tools should I use? any answers/links/references are appreciated. I have ...
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Multi-currency wallet api

I need a api or an application that can generate and handle (send/receive and so on...) multi currency wallet. For an example: It can generate dogecoin address, bitcoin address, litecoin address, ...
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Should p2pool submit all shares?

I setup p2pool for Dogecoin. It seems to work fine, only it submits every single share to the Dogecoin client. The client naturally rejects blocks with insufficient PoW. Is this how it should work? ...
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Negative Dogecoin Balances? [closed]

Through dogecoin-cli, I sent half the dogecoins I own to an external address. Now, when I call the listaccounts function, I get this: [root@web ~]# ./dogecoin-cli listaccounts { "" : -25001....
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How could the dogecoin increase the limit of money supply?

As far as I know, Dogecoin will only have 100,000,000,000 coins in total. But how can the supply of coins remain uncapped? How could it produce unlimited dogecoins? Is there any specific skill to make ...
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Cudaminer On Mac OS X installation error: “malloc.h: No such file or directory”

I'm almost completely ready to GPU mine but I'm stuck on step #25 of Option #2 of this tutorial: http://www.reddit.com/r/dogemining/wiki/index/mac_mining_guide after running this command inside ...
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Does the Bitcoin Core API support high-precision balance display?

I am currently working with a number of altcoins and and I need to support deposits and withdrawals in currencies with very large coin number cap like Dogecoin. I am wondering whether the Bitcoin Core ...
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Faster way to sync my new Bitcoin wallet?

I'm very new to Bitcoin so I apologize if this question is naive. I just downloaded the Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Dogecoin Qt clients and opened each of these apps. Consistent with their coin's valuation,...
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How many Dogecoin-satoshis will ever exist?

In Bitcoin, there will only ever be ~21,000,000 coins (slightly less, technically, but I'll just use 21 million for easy calculation). Each bitcoin is 10^8 satoshis. This means there be a maximum: 2,...
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how do I create and encrypt a dogecoin wallet?

I've looked at the dogecoin wiki, but don't see any resources explaining how to actually create a wallet and encrypt it. I'm running dogecoin-qt on Linux. Under "much receive" on the GUI, I can add ...
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If I connect to a specific DogeCoin Node, is it possible to determine the transactions that originate at that node?

I would like to know if it is possible to determine what transactions are originating at a specific node, assuming that I am connected to only that node. This post applies to Bitcoin and DogeCoin as ...
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Why do dustcoin.com and coinwarz.com give opposite results of profitability?

It's been several days in a row that I go to dustcoin and see Dogecoin being listed as less profitable than either Digitalcoin and BBQcoin, with the latest being the most profitable. But then if I go ...
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Does the block size issue also apply to Dogecoin?

Looking at https://bitinfocharts.com/ I see that Dogecoin has only 13% of the number of transactions per day that Bitcoin has (12,778 vs 94,166). I understand that makes block sizes less of an issue ...
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Butterfly Jalapeño for Dogecoin? [duplicate]

Can a Butterfly Jalapeño be used to mine dogecoin? If so, is it cost effective, compared to it's bitcoin mining cost effectiveness?
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What are some pitfalls of having 1 minute blocktimes? What vulnerabilities would this introduce?

For example, dogecoin has 1 minute blocktimes and they seem to be doing fine for the past 5 years. What are some issues they might run into with 1 minute blocktimes and increased adoption? What other ...
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How does “rounds” compare to “blocks”?

I'm digging for Dogecoins at Hashfaster (Wow! To the moon!), and I'm trying to understand the statistics page. What is the difference between a block (my cpu miner software detects new blocks all the ...
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How do I generate a bootstrap file on Ubuntu?

I would like to generate a Bitcoin and Dogecoin (qt) bootstrap file on my ubuntu machine. Is there any way to do this? I know it's possible with Windows but I'm on Ubuntu. Thanks.
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No Dig option in Dogecoin-QT?

I have seen, in numerous screenshots of Dogecoin-QT, a "dig" pane (equivalent to "mine" in some others): However, my client has no such pane: Does anyone know where that option has gone? Was it ...
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How do I trade dogecoin for money? [closed]

I have read a lot about how to build and tune hardware for script mining, but it is still unclear to me how to trade what you have produced for real money. I need some help in order to put together ...
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What dependencies are needed to build the dogecoin client?

What are the actual dogecoin client requirements? Their list doesn't seem to match exactly with what I have available, and I had to go back and forth with apt to even install what I have so far, and ...
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How to exchange small amounts of dogecoin to bitcoin?

I want to convert a small amount of dogecoin (about 200D) to BTC. However, I've noticed that the withdrawal fees on all exchanges are more the amount of bitcoin I will have. Is there no way of ...
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Check how many blocks dogecoind downloaded

I just started to run dogecoind, and I am wondering how I am able to check how many blocks I have currently downloaded vs. how many total blocks need to be downloaded? I found this handy script for ...
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Best way to send Dogecoins and view wallet balance with Python?

I want to get a Dogecoin service up that holds, sends, and checks the balances of Dogecoin wallets. I plan on running this service via the Django Web framework so I need Python libraries for dealing ...
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Bitcoin/Dogecoin Daemon RPC authentication - 401 status error

I'm trying to connect to a local dogecoin server with jsonRPC. The dogecoin daemon is launched with the following parameters: dogecoin-qt -server -testnet -gen -debug -debugnet -printtoconsole -...
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Is there an API to create a Dogecoin Wallet?

Identical to this, but for dogecoin? https://blockchain.info/api/create_wallet
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Dogecoin daemon (dogecoind) not responding to RPC requests

I have the dogecoin daemon running successfully on Ubuntu, started with this command: dogecoind -daemon It's listening on port 22556, as verified by netstat. I can also pass commands to it directly ...
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Where can I get paid dogecoin for work? [closed]

Are there any services/freelancer websites where I can get paid in dogecoin?
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dogecoind won't read conf

I'm having issues starting dogecoind after compiling in ubuntu 12.04 x64 running in VirtualBox on win 7 ultimate x64 here's what i've tried from inside dogecoin/src after make -f makefile.unix: sudo ...
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Cryptsy account got hacked

About 14 hours ago I had about 700 Cat coins and 500000 Doge coins on my Cryptsy account. I have sold 0.02725061 BTC worth of DOGE and withdraw it to another address. Soon after as expected I received ...
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When mining, all my shares are rejected. Why am I not getting any accepted shares?

This applies for when I mine anything (Litecoins, Dogecoin, etc.) I have a Radeon HD 6670 (mining @ 100 Mh/s according to cgminer) and it isn't overclocked or anything. Kind of puzzled as to why this ...
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What is the incentive behind using platforms such as XDP/Dogeparty?

ELI5: What can one do with XDP that s/he cannot do with DOGE? Is Dogeparty similar to projects such as Ethereum/Ripple? If I understand correctly one receives 1 XDP/1000 DOGE "burned". How are these ...
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How does a Doge public key is created from a private key? [closed]

I am looking for the differences between the creation of Doge public keys and Bitcoin public keys when inserting a private key. I am trying to make a small web-app that signs messages. There are a ...
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How can I recover dogecoins sent to a Bitcoin address?

I had transferred my Poloniex dogecoin cryptocurrency and accidentally sent it to a Bitcoin paperwallet using walletgenerator.net. It did go somewhere but do not know where. Is there someone to ...
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I Restored My Phone Wallet and Now All My Coins Vanished

TL;DR: After creating a backup, I added a pin to my "Langerhans" Dogecoin wallet for android. Now, the pin doesn't get accepted (or I forgot it). Finally, I used the "Restore Backup" function and got: ...
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Is it sufficient to backup the private keys of my android Dogecoin Wallet?

I installed the langhans Dogecoin Wallet on my android device and backed up my private keys. Is it sufficient to backup the wallet to avert loss in case of loss of or damage to the phone?
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How can I restore my dogecoin wallet (android client)

How can I restore my dogecoin wallet backup? It was created by the dogecoin android client and lives in my Google Drive account. This question already exists, but no answer is given for Android (and ...
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Dogecoin daemon bind error

I wanted to install a dogecoin client on Debian and compiled myself. After starting it it stoped saying Error: An error occured while setting up the RPC port 22555 for listening: bind: Cannot assign ...
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How to create random address from dogecoin?

It's about dogecoin. I want to make a random address everytime my customer want to give me some donation. It's just like i have multiple address that point to my main address wallet, how to that? For ...
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What are protocols in Crypto? What are token protocols?

I understand how Consensus protocols work. They are essentially rules that nodes follow in order to validate transactions and blocks. It seems as if all tokens are their own protocols. So what are ...
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How do I move my dogecoins from my DOGE wallet into my VERGE wallet? [closed]

I have been reading online about people who just backed up their DOGE wallet and then copied the wallet.dat file into their VERGE wallet installation and voilà! When the VERGE wallet was opened the ...