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How to run Bitcoin Core behind corporate proxy?

Bitcoin doesn't use HTTP for its communications - it has its own specific protocol that runs directly on top of TCP. So an HTTP proxy like squid won't help. If you aren't able to make outgoing TCP ...
Nate Eldredge's user avatar
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Coinhive for bitcoin/ethereum

I did this, actually! In terms of disclosure, @eric allam is absolutely correct, above; you should let your users know that's going on, at a minimum, and ideally have some sort of "Start mining" ...
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Is it better to have multiple connections with stratum protocol or a single one for the entire proxy to the pool?

Holding one connection per worker is highly inefficient and will cause a lot of traffic going through your network. The preferred way to do this is to condense all your work behind some proxy. You don'...
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Would proxying a lightning hot-wallet with a lightning cold-wallet make the hot-wallet safer?

First of all at this stage all lightning network nodes implementations are hot wallets. There are people / teams working on hardware wallets in lightning. Also I don't get your base assumption why you ...
Rene Pickhardt's user avatar
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Create a new receiving address in the behalf of another wallet?

Yes, you can use bitcoin-cli for address generation. To learn more try: bitcoin-cli help getnewaddress Also consider using some RESTful service running on your Bitcoind host. For Node I can ...
Boris Ivanov's user avatar
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Stratum proxy on Windows

If anybody is searching this in the future: CoiniumServ can be self-compiled from the github source and runs on windows.
Jimmy Johnson's user avatar
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Having trouble with a new wallet

The solution for anyone else is to change the Ignition registry value for fUseProxy back to false, then relaunch the wallet. Search for it in regedit.
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Adding proxy to Antminer S3

I want to place the Antminer at work Using your employer's electricity for personal gain is likely to get you into some trouble. If you have a legitimate reason to consider such a setup (for example, ...
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