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Questions tagged [cryptocurrency]

For questions pertaining to cryptocurrency and the Raspberry Pi.

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uninstall a recently installed app

I installed lnd (lighgning network daemon) using the below command. sudo install -m 0755 -o root -g root -t /usr/local/bin lnd-linux-armv7-v0.5.1-beta/* What's the cleanest way to remove/rollback ...
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automated way to restart a bitcoin node occasionally

Is there a way to reboot a bitcoin node occasionally (maybe once a day) in an automated way? Basically some way to Gracefully shut down bitcoind (i.e. wait for it to shut down completely). Reboot ...
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Can I use the same Monero miner on 32bit and 64bit os?

I'm mining Monero with my raspberry pi and everything's working just fine. Now I found out that the original (by the raspberry community/devs) os (Raspbian) is only 32bit... To increase my RPis ...
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What is the most profitable coin to mine on a Raspberry Pi? [closed]

Please if you think mining on a RPi is absolutely pointless please note that I don't pay for my electricity and I'm only doing this because I'm interested in crypto stuff and not because I want to get ...
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Creating a Raspberry Pi Zero cluster for crypto mining [closed]

I'm looking to mine crypto on a Raspberry Pi Zero, now I don't mean coins like Bitcoin or Ethereum, I mean ones that are easier to mine. I have read a Pi Zero can do about 10 H/s which would make ...
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A full bitcoin node using Raspberry Pi 3

This would be my first attempt at purchasing and using the pi for any use-case. I am attempting to build a full bitcoin node using raspberry pi (which is I/O heavy). I plan to purchase the a.) ...
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Increase CPU for raspberry pi 3b+

I am running a Bitcoin Full Node on Raspberry pi 3b+. Blockchain sync is dead slow because of less CPU. Is there a way to add additional CPU to a pi board. or connecting additional pi to the same Hard ...
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Using Ethereum puppeth in raspberry pi

I have installed geth(go ethereum) client on a Raspberry Pi 2 using the below steps. wget https://gethstore.blob.core.windows.net/builds/geth-linux-arm7-1.8.2-b8b9f7f4.tar.gz tar -xvf geth-linux-...
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Would a Raspberry Pi run a Cryptocurrency Mining Pool

I am thinking about setting up a pool for mining cryptocurrency that uses neoscrypt. Would a Raspberry Pi have enough processing power to do this? I would run the Pi 24/7. Would this be reliable?
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Bytecoin mining on Raspberry Pi

Recently I found out about cryptonight algorithms, Bytecoin in specific. I have about 20 Raspberry Pi’s here and I would like to know if cryptonight mining is possible on ARM processors. I am also ...
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Using Cluster to Mine Cryptocurrency

Would mining cryptocurrency with a cluster of four Raspberry Pi 3's be any more efficient than just adding them to an existing mining pool and having them all mine separately? Would a Raspberry Pi ...
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The Hashrate of the Raspberry Pi 2 and 3

I've been searching for a definitive answer to the above question, but somehow only seem to find semi-true statements (according to replies to these statements), or very outdated answers (for example ...
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CGMiner - Icarus Detect Failed

This question is about bitcoin mining with cgminer. I have been running raspberry PI with 4 ASICMINER Block Erupter connected to Pi Hub for 5 days with no problems. Yesterday I checked the modules ...
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Crypto/Virtual currency miner?

I am wondering if I can use few Raspberry Pi's in a stack in order to mine crypto currencies. It seems there are two types of currencies: Ones for which a CPU is powerful enough for mining (few, ...
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Is it possible to mine Bitcoins?

Obviously, the RPi can be used to mine Bitcoins on the CPU, but this would be very slow. Is it possible to use the GPU to mine Bitcoins?