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Questions tagged [mining-reward]

This tag should be used for questions about the revenue generated by mining. For questions specific to coin generation transactions (coinbase transactions) use the tag Coinbase-Transaction. For questions about the block reward halving, use the tag reward-schedule.

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How to premine our coins in my altcoin?

I want to premine our coin, but I'm not able to understand which function from which file actually generate coin. So if you know than let me know so, I can understand that code and implement my own ...
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Mining Pool Hub // Shares? (New Miner)

So I have 13 Total Shares (Non Rejected) and my pool is Mining Pool Hub. It does not show that I have gained any Ethereum when I go to Dashboard (Under Ethereum) on Mining Pool Hub. Do accepted shares ...
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A different way to create coinbase transaction

AFAIK when a miner succeeds in creating a block, he puts a special transaction (coinbase) in it which spends no input and sends a fixed amount of BTC to an address he can arbitrarily specify. Instead ...
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Testing altcoin reward halving - Help!

I am currently working on reward halving changes for a test coin and i have added all the necessary changes but my question is how do i safely test this new halving without affecting production. I ...
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Altcoin: Who keep the coin for mining first blocks?

I have forked Litecoin version 0.8.7.4 and created an altcoin. I run it in two node and started mining first blocks. I mined 30 blocks, but now I'm curious about what is holding my coin which reward ...
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Why don't private blockchain networks that do not charge for transactions charge a fee when processing ethereum/ proprietary token on the network?

I ask this questions because there seems to be 2 flavors of blockchain: 1. Public think bitcoin and ethereum. 2. Private hyperledger, SAP Leonaro, etc. The public network charges for transactions to ...
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How are my mining rewards calculated?

I saw some videos where a single home laptop can run a mining software and collect fractions of Bitcoins every now and then. However, a mining reward is a full 25 BTC. My questions: Does that mean ...
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BFGMiner + CGMiner solo mining, how to specify payout address

I am currently trying my luck at solo mining a few types of crypto-currencies. My question is why does BFGMiner require a --coinbase-addr- argument for solo mining to know where to payout rewards to ...
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minimum hash rate of a pool to earn a reward

how much minimum hash rate of a new bitcoin pool should be to be able to compete with other pools to earn a reward? how can I calculate that value? any help appreciation
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How can there be block mining rewards in Rootstock?

I'm trying to understand Rootstock a little better, and am still not sure about the mining rewards they mention in their white paper: RSK uses the DECOR+ block reward sharing scheme to reduce ...
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How much can you earn by running a Dash master node with 1000 dash as of 2017-May?

Is there any information on how much a person would make from running a Dash masternode that locks up 1000 dash as of May 2017?
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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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Does PPS reward depend on specific block difficulty?

How is reward per share calculated on PPS payments system? Does it depend on specific block difficulty or average difficulty per day/week/month used? If I have mined two successive blocks with ...
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How do block rewards work within a pool?

Suppose there is pool A with 10,000 miners and another pool B with just 10 miners. There are two miners in the pool A and B each having some mid range hardware with 500H/s (for monero mining its good ...
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Do bitcoins count as income in the UK?

I am interested in mining bitcoin here in the UK. I have done a quick search and cannot find anything relevant. If I were to use a cloud mining service to mine bitcoin, would it be counted as income ...
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Non LuckyCoin descendant alt-coins with fair “lucky blocks”?

Dogecoin just dropped the "lucky block" stuff after it was found out the "luckiness" wasn't entirely random - multiminers were waiting for the lucky blocks to appear and dropping their hashing power ...
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Number of transactions and transaction history don't match in XenCoinQt

I am solo mining XenCoin using XenCoin QT v0.6.3.3-g069d718-beta. The number of transactions shown on the overview tab is 9, yet there are 7 transactions listed in the transaction history. Also, ...
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How to quit CGMiner 4.10.0

How do I quit CGMiner 4.10.0 the correct way so That I can see the payment screen ?
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Penalty for submitting invalid share to the mining pool

What is the penalty for submitting invalid share(not stale share) to pool in pool mining? Some mining pool like Minergate Invalid Share policy penalize account balance for submitting invalid ...
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How is bitcoin deflationary if new coins are being generated everyday from thin air?

Example: The US mint prints $541 million dollars every year. This robs us by making our dollars worth on average about 2 cents less each year. Bitcoins are generated in blocks. Today, a block ...
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Need to increase mining operation power handling

What hardware do you need to increase mining operation power handling distribution for capabilities of handling the voltage/wattage? Any information about this topic is appreciated, thank you.