The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
149 views

Is Bitcoin core V.0.9 not updated on PPA ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin?

Version 0.9 of Bitcoin-Qt just came out. When will ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin be updated? In the meanwhile, any steps showing how to upgrade are welcome! Equally posted on ...
0
votes
2answers
50 views

Capture console output into variable?

How could I capture the console output into a variable when running a utility so I can filter the text? Example: I am trying to capture the console output when I type bitcoind so that I can ...
0
votes
0answers
58 views

How to Setup DigitalCoin P2Pool on Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS 64-bit

How to Setup DigitalCoin P2Pool on Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS 64-bit I already know how to solo mine. I have been solo mining on Windows for a month now. I want to setup and mine on a DigitalCoin P2Pool on ...
0
votes
0answers
73 views

Program writes .conf file - cant find the file to edit

I'm running a cgminer(sgminer) on Xubuntu 12.04. Once in the miner I press (s) and (w) to create a default sgminer.conf in a default location: /home/user/.sgminer/.sgminer.conf/. But I am unable to ...
0
votes
0answers
81 views

How can I get my ASIC miner to “initialise” on startup/login?

Based on the document from butterfly labs here: https://forums.butterflylabs.com/showwiki.php?title=Tutorials:ASIC+Mining+on+Ubuntu+and+other+Linux+distros I am using my ASIC miner successfully ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

Installed FX-6300 (6 core) from Semphron (1 core) and now interrupt request storm (ksoftirqd)?

Scrypt mining in cgminer used to have no issues with Semphron 145, I switched to FX-6300 and processor usage shot up to 100% and stuck there. cgminer process is consuming about 20% and six ksoftirq ...
1
vote
0answers
31 views

How to make an automated installation package from compiling?

In this scenario I am looking at Twister and at the moment you can only compile Twister. How would one start making this installation process automaticly? Twister is the fully decentralized P2P ...
0
votes
1answer
743 views

no menu in dogecoin-qt wallet client

As you can see, there is no menu on the top menu bar. It says "Dogecoin - Wallet" but there are no "File", "Settings", or "Help" menu titles. Clicking on the word "Dogecoin" in the menu bar or on the ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

dogecoin wallet client dependencies (boost)

I seem to be missing something boost related. Dogecoin gives the requirements as: qt4-qmake libqt4-dev build-essential libboost-dev libboost-system-dev libboost-filesystem-dev ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

how to build dogecoin CLI wallet

I'm trying to install dogecoin wallet, which depends on: Library Purpose Description ------- ------- ----------- libssl SSL Support Secure communications libdb4.8 Berkeley DB Blockchain & ...
3
votes
1answer
89 views

Do Cannonical accepts BTC/Bitcoins as donations?

I was wondering if there is a way to donate with bitcoin? I would love to donate, but the only funds available to me now is bitcoin.
1
vote
3answers
317 views

Bitcoin is using +90% CPU power using Ubuntu 12.04?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and Bitcoin client v0.8.6.0-g03a7d67-beta and Qt version 4.8.1 as the GUI. My CPU is heating up and is automaticly shutting down after 30 minutes and sometimes after many ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

how to display last error message after automatic shutdown [duplicate]

My computer is shutting down automaticly using the Bitcoin client during catching up with the blockchain stage. Sometimes after hours and sometimes after 30 minutes. It could be heat related. A second ...
0
votes
0answers
64 views

Difficulties when installing MiningBeast Bitcoin miner

I downloaded and installed the software using a standard packager on Ubuntu 12.04, but when launching I've got the following error: File "/opt/bitcoin/miner/env/bin/run.py", line 5, in ...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

Can Ubuntu accept bitcoin donations? It seems to be paypal only right now

Ubuntu should have alternative methods for donation. Paypal is very good for international donations or an ideal payment service.
1
vote
1answer
810 views

Installing Bitcoin on Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

I've been using Ubuntu for a little over a year now and have gotten fairly comfortable with the UI. The one case I've had trouble on was recently trying to install bit coin on my 13.10 computer. ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

How to configure cgminer to mine with the CPU?

I installed the cgminer to try to get into a bitcoin mining pool, but I have no GPU. I know that mining with the CPU is not very eficient, but I want to know how to configure cgminer to mine with the ...
3
votes
3answers
10k views

Is there a program to mine bitcoins in ubuntu 13.10?

I do not understand much about mine bitcoins, but I downloaded a program that is like a wallet, but I want to know how I do to mine. Has a calling GUIminder but is for windows, someone knows one that ...
2
votes
1answer
43 views

In-app paymnt methods

I'm interested in developing for Ubuntu (mostly phones) and I can't seem to find the guidelines on app publishing, will apps only work through the ubuntu software center, or can users download and ...
0
votes
0answers
317 views

P2POOL Server - Setting up a P2Pool Server - bitcoin

I need to install a P2POOL server, would you have anyone that know how to do it? I'm having a few technical difficulties setting it up, i'm a bit rusty.
1
vote
2answers
1k views

cgminer installation

I just installed 13.10 on my Satellite C855-12Z(which has AMD Radeon HD 7610M), I will use this laptop primarily for bitcoin mining with ASICs, because it uses less power than a regular PC. But here ...
2
votes
1answer
402 views

Recovering a file after having formatted from NTFS to EXT4

I used to have windows 7 but I've recently formatted my hard drive to install kubuntu and I've just realized that I forgot to backup a hidden .dat file which defines my bitcoin wallet. Is it possible ...
2
votes
3answers
468 views

Can't install bitcoind in upgraded system due package conflicts

I was previously using Ubuntu 10.04 and I tried to install bitcoind. This failed and I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04. When I run bitcoind it still doesn't work: $ bitcoind ************************ ...
2
votes
0answers
416 views

install Electum (BTC) on offline live USB

I would like to install the bitcoin client Electrum on an offline live USB drive. This would help to create and restore wallets most securely. The install instructions are as follows: Install ...
0
votes
0answers
797 views

Usb Block Eurptor Setup/code

I am trying to set up my Usb Block Eruptor on Ubuntu 32bit. I am very new to this so, I am reading tutorials and all types of stuff to get use to Linux. I have this tutorial to start Bitcoin mining ...
0
votes
0answers
64 views

no menu for Bitcoin client

I installed the Bitcoin client but don't see any menu. According to this page, there is supposed to be one: http://computriks.com/en/bitcoin-encrypt-wallet When I hover over the Ubuntu menu bar on ...
0
votes
2answers
11k views

Cgminer at Ubuntu 12.10

I'm following this tutorial to set up Ubuntu mining on Ubuntu 12.10 32 bit. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Gw7YPYgMgNNU42skibULbJJUx_suP_CpjSEdSi8_z9U/preview?sle=true At last step they ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

How can I install the Electrum bitcoin wallet?

I would like to install the Electrum Bitcoin Wallet on Ubuntu 12.10. The Linux instructions are located at http://electrum.org/download.html and say: Install python-qt4 and pip: sudo apt-get ...
5
votes
2answers
6k views

How can I set up poclbm (a bitcoin miner)?

I'm trying to set up poclbm on my 12.10 machine. My graphics card (as stated in system settings) is an 'Intel® 965GM x86/MMX/SSE2'. I am trying to use the guide here but python-pyopencl can't be ...
2
votes
1answer
12k views

I need a bitcoin miner, and how to install it? [duplicate]

I have attempted to follow the tutorial, and got this: deathd@ubuntu:~$ cd phoenix2-phoenix-2c83ee6 deathd@ubuntu:~/phoenix2-phoenix-2c83ee6$ ./setup.py usage: setup.py [global_opts] cmd1 [cmd1_opts] ...
2
votes
1answer
219 views

how would I run a script or application when idle?

I would like to run various cryptocurrency generators, "miners" as they are known as, whenever my main pc is idle more then 30 minutes (no mouse or keyboard activity, etc.). How would I set this up? ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Unable to locate package bitcoin [duplicate]

I have added the official ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin to my software sources and have done sudo apt-get update, but every time I try sudo apt-get install bitcoin this error pops up.: E: Unable to locate ...
1
vote
0answers
637 views

failed command: READ FPDMA QUEUED when trying to run bitcoin-qt

I've never been able to run bitcoin-qt on this machine (except in testnet mode, where it works fine). I run it, it sits there for a while, starts downloading the blockchain and the whole computer ...
15
votes
1answer
20k views

How to install Bitcoin mining software?

I see there's an existing question on how to install the Satoshi Bitcoin client, but I'm wanting to install mining software. Like the asker of the above question, I'm new to Ubuntu, so I'm not ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Bitcoin PPA installation problem

Im trying to download Bitcoin for my Ubuntu Oneiric. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install bitcoin/bitcoin Everything goes smooth until the install ...
8
votes
0answers
3k views

How to run the official bitcoin client? [duplicate]

I want to run the official Bitcoin client, rather than one from somebody's Personal PPA, as was explained in Question 41001. How do I install and run it?
40
votes
5answers
28k views

How do I install Bitcoin?

Can anyone walk me through the process of installing Bitcoin on 11.04? I'm new to linux, and this is really all I want to do with this computer. EDIT: Perhaps this is too vague. I downloaded the ...
5
votes
2answers
891 views

Error when starting BitCoin

I just installed Bitcoin and everything seemed to be going well. After a few days the client stopped loading at boot and instead gave this error: DB_RUNRECOVERY: Fatal error, run database ...