Questions tagged [solo-mining]

refers to mining by yourself, not organized in a mining-pool

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Bitcoin-Qt & setgenerate true

Will Bitcoin-qt mine bitcoins if all I have done is downloaded and installed Bitcoin-qt, and typed in "setgenerate true" into the console? Are there other steps or configurations necessary? If so, ...
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Cant understand how share difficulty affects my chances in solo mining with a pool

So obviously I am not solo mining bitcoin but I think the underlying principles are the same so you guys could help me out here. I am solo mining ergo on a solo pool (herominers solo pool) What I do ...
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Is it possible to simulate a mining pool with localhost in windows?

All I want to do is run the miner in CPU (without mining any real coins, no online pool, and no wallet) without connecting to any online miner. I tried using XMRig miner to do a localhost run but ...
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Bitcoin mining specification to write own mining application

Where can I find the design specifications to write my own mining application for mining bitcoin. More I read I find there are number of implementations and some pools only work with specific mining ...
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Simple Python code miner which automatically mines and stops

I'm new at BTC mining and I'm still learning. I'm almost medium level in Python. I'm looking for a Python miner that automatically mines using the last block and stops when a new block is found and if ...
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Submitting new block to blockchain

Supposed that I have managed to mine a new block that meets all requirements successfully by building my own script that can collect transactions and add them to new block and hashing the new block ...
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How to setup SOLO mining with Bitcoin QT

Where can I find instruction how to setup solo mining using bitcoin QT and an ASIC farm, everything is in the same local network. (I am aware that pool is better)
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How do I solo mine with bitcoind-rpc?

I found this script: https://github.com/jgarzik/pyminer But it uses getwork RPC call, which resulting me this: error code: -32601 error message: Method not found From https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/...
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How data should be build in submitblock

I am trying to understand how bitcoin works internally in solo minning, and i am a little confused with the submitblock method: version: The current version prev block: The previous block merkle ...
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how to setup solo mining software to mine aion coin?

how to setup solo mining software to mine aion coin in windows 10?? I need to mine aion coin without any pool .
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How can i mine solo with Bitcoin Core

It's only a question, i don't want to mine solo, knowing that it's not efficient, but since Bitcoin Core 0.13.0 how do we mine solo? (using rpc maybe?)
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How to handle multiple share mining requests in solo

I was testing mining algorithm for solo and noticed that server keep sending the shares to work on (semetimes every 1 sec). In case of solo mining do I need to keep mining all the existing shares I ...
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How to setup Antminer D3 to solo mine to CANN wallet

I am trying to solo-mine CANN using my Antminer D3 directly to the full node wallet. I would really like to start adding decentralization to small coins just for the heck of it, but I am having some ...
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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.
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json_rpc_call solo mining with bitcoin running on Windows 7 for antminer

I setup BitcoinD on a Windows 7 PC. I configured for defaults except user/pw and rpcallowip=192.168.1.0/255.255.255.0. have also tried 192.168.1.* with no luck. I ultimately want to use an Antminer ...
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Get work on custom solo mining software

I'm making a bitcoin solo miner, what is the URL to get the current block header a with JSON call? I also need the URL where the work will be sent if a valid solution is found. Right now I'm trying ...
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Unable to connect to litecoin-qt server from more than 3-4 machines

I've created a litecoin-qt server with the following configuration: { "pools" : [ { "url" : "http://192.168.10.5:9332", "user" : "something", "...
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Changing the first payout address when a reward + fees is generated

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, ...
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Software to connect to Bitcoin, and the method I need to invoke to try mining a bitcoin using a hash I have generated?

I'm looking to try out solo mining, I know it as a very low return rate but I want to try it out anyway... I'm looking for a simple client software to connect into the bitcoin network. Which ...