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PSA: Monero 0.10.2 is out, and is a STRONGLY recommended update:)

this details the 0.10.2.1 point release, which includes a minor fix for RPC issues on 0.10.2

Overview

This is a necessary point release of Monero v0.10 "Wolfram Warptangent", and is a strongly, strongly recommended update as it includes massive efficiency improvements to the RingCT validation code and various other necessary bug fixes.
Some highlights of this release are:

Contributors for this Release

This release was the direct result of 24 people who worked, largely unpaid and altruistically, to put out 527 commits containing 21 090 new lines of code. We'd like to thank them very much for their time and effort. In no particular order they are:

Official Download Links

Download Hashes

If you would like to verify that you have downloaded the correct file, please use the following SHA256 hashes:
A GPG-signed list of the hashes is at https://getmonero.org/downloads/hashes.txt and should be treated as canonical, with the signature checked against the appropriate GPG key in the source code (in /utils/gpg_keys)
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URGENT: RNG broken for last 4 months : Does this compromise any bitcoin keys generated on FreeBSD?

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PSA: Users, (solo)miners, exchanges/merchants, and pool operators must be on v0.10.1 in advance of the hardfork otherwise you will get forked/booted off the network. Miners, please contact your pool operator to ask them if they have upgraded | Monero v0.10.1 released - mandatory upgrade!

Approximately the 9th of January there will be a hardfork on the Monero network. Most pools have upgraded or are in the process of upgrading, but some have not upgraded yet. If they don't upgrade before the hardfork they will get forked/booted off the network. As a result you will miss out on revenue if you are mining on these pools. Thus, if you are mining on one of the pools that hasn't upgraded yet or hasn't scheduled an upgrade, please contact your pool owner as soon as possible and urge them to upgrade. Alternatively, you can switch to a pool that is on the right version.
Pool Upgraded Contact
MoneroHash YES [email protected] & https://monerohash.com/#support
MoneroWorld YES [email protected] & https://moneroworld.com/#support
mineXMR YES [email protected] & http://minexmr.com/#support
PoolTo YES [email protected] & http://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=%23poolto.be
Moneropool YES [email protected]oneropool.com & https://moneropool.com/#support
Prohash YES [email protected] & http://xmr.prohash.net/#support
Crypto-pool YES [email protected] & http://monero.crypto-pool.f
Dwarfpool YES [email protected] & http://dwarfpool.com/contact/
Alimabi YES [email protected] & http://xmr.alimabi.cn/#support
CryptMonero YES [email protected] & http://cryptmonero.com/#support
Minergate YES https://forum.minergate.com/
SupportXMR YES [email protected] & http://supportxmr.com/#support
XMRpool YES [email protected] & http://xmrpool.eu/#support
Sheepman YES [email protected] & http://sheepman.mine.bz/#support
CoolPool YES [email protected] & http://xmr.coolpool.io/#support
US.to YES http://monero.us.to/#support
MakeXMR YES [email protected] & https://makexmr.com/#support
USXmrPool YES [email protected] & https://www.usxmrpool.com/#support
SuprNova YES https://xmr.suprnova.cc/index.php?page=contactform&action=
PoolDD YES [email protected] & http://pooldd.com/#support
XMRpool.net YES -
XMRpool Murmansoft YES [email protected] & [email protected] & http://xmrpool.murmansoft.ru/#support
XMR Miningspeed YES [email protected] & http://xmr.miningspeed.com/#support

An important message for pool operators and miners

From MoneroMooo:
To all pool operators:
If you haven't already, you will need to update the node-cryptonote-util software in order for your pool to cross the january fork. I think many of the pool ops have done so already, but for those who are not in #monero-pools, you will need this patch: https://paste.fedoraproject.org/506116/17116821/
This applies to zone117x's version of the pool. There is a version of this ported to clintar's fork, which is here: https://github.com/M5M400/node-cryptonote-util/commit/37f50f9b535f0258c3a1c6f7247a891b4c211ff3.
If you're not running this when the fork happens, you will be forked off.
For pool miners, you may want to check with your pool op that they're running the patch a few days before the fork, and switch to a known good pool otherwise. Please prefer smaller pools when doing so.
Also bear in mind that running v0.10.1 or the GUI beta is mandatory. Any other versions will get booted off the network. Thus, miners, please email your pools and ask them if they are running v0.10.1 and have applied aforementioned patch.

General hardfork information

The upcoming fork will enable Ring Confidential Transactions. This will significantly enhance Monero's privacy. Note that they will not be enforced yet. That is, this hardfork will enable them, whereas the hardfork of September 2017 will enforce them. If you want to read more about Ring Confidential Transactions, see:
https://lab.getmonero.org/pubs/MRL-0005.pdf
https://monero.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/ringct
Due to variance the hard fork will likely be on the 9th or 10th of January. A specific block height was determined for the hardfork, not a specific date. The specific blockheight for the hardfork can be found here. That is:
// version 4 starts from block 1220516
As an user you need to run either v0.10.1 or the Monero Core GUI Beta 1.

Monero v0.10.1 - Wolfram Warptangent - release

First and foremost, please upgrade to this version. A blockchain resync is not needed. Only this version will work after the fork of January 5. Note that this fork will enable Ring CT transactions, but will not enforce them yet.

Overview

This is a necessary point release of Monero v0.10 "Wolfram Warptangent", and is highly recommended as it includes consensus-changing fixes to the RingCT implementation and various other bug fixes.
Some highlights of this release are:

Official Download Links:

All available binaries can be found on the getmonero download page or on Github (at the bottom).
Official Direct Links:

Download Hashes

If you would like to verify that you have downloaded the correct file, please use the following SHA256 hashes:

Updating: Wallet Files

Simply create a new directory with the 0.10.1 binaries and copy your wallet files over to there. Make sure to backup your wallet files properly. If you need any help, feel free to PM me or respond in this thread. Note that your wallet contains three files, namely wallet.keys (this is the most important file, since it contains your keys), wallet (this is the wallet cache, which contains your transaction history and private tx keys), and wallet.address (which is just your public address). In addition, if you incur a bug whilst upgrading, you can always restore your wallet with the mnemonic seed as follows:
For Mac and Linux:
./monero-wallet-cli --restore-deterministic-wallet
On Windows make sure to launch it from the command line. Go to the folder monero-cli-wallet is located and make sure your cursor isn't located on any of the files. Subsequently do SHIFT + right click and it will give you an option to "Open command window here". Lastly, type the following command:
monero-wallet-cli.exe --restore-deterministic-wallet
If you want to restore from the private keys instead of the mnemonic seed, replace --restore-deterministic-wallet with --generate-from-keys

Contributors for this Release

This release was the direct result of 29 people who worked, largely unpaid and altruistically, to put out 481 commits containing 10 517 new lines of code. We'd like to thank them very much for their time and effort. In no particular order they are:

GUI

You can find the release (and binaries) of the first beta here.
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Monero v0.10.1 - Wolfram Warptangent - released! | Mandatory upgrade!

First and foremost, please upgrade to this version. A blockchain resync is not needed. Only this version will work after the fork of January 5. Note that this fork will enable Ring CT transactions, but will not enforce them yet.

Overview

This is a necessary point release of Monero v0.10 "Wolfram Warptangent", and is highly recommended as it includes consensus-changing fixes to the RingCT implementation and various other bug fixes.
Some highlights of this release are:

Official Download Links:

All available binaries can be found on the getmonero download page or on Github (at the bottom).
Official Direct Links:

Download Hashes

If you would like to verify that you have downloaded the correct file, please use the following SHA256 hashes:

Updating: Wallet Files

Simply create a new directory with the 0.10.1 binaries and copy your wallet files over to there. Make sure to backup your wallet files properly. If you need any help, feel free to PM me or respond in this thread. Note that your wallet contains three files, namely wallet.keys (this is the most important file, since it contains your keys), wallet (this is the wallet cache, which contains your transaction history and private tx keys), and wallet.address (which is just your public address). In addition, if you incur a bug whilst upgrading, you can always restore your wallet with the mnemonic seed as follows:
For Mac and Linux:
./monero-wallet-cli --restore-deterministic-wallet
On Windows make sure to launch it from the command line. Go to the folder monero-cli-wallet is located and make sure your cursor isn't located on any of the files. Subsequently do SHIFT + right click and it will give you an option to "Open command window here". Lastly, type the following command:
monero-wallet-cli.exe --restore-deterministic-wallet
If you want to restore from the private keys instead of the mnemonic seed, replace --restore-deterministic-wallet with --generate-from-keys

Contributors for this Release

This release was the direct result of 29 people who worked, largely unpaid and altruistically, to put out 481 commits containing 10 517 new lines of code. We'd like to thank them very much for their time and effort. In no particular order they are:

General Hardfork Information

A general thread with hardfork information will be posted soon. The main thing to know is that you should 0.10.1. Otherwise, you will get booted off the network. If you are mining, make sure the pool you are mining on has upgraded its daemon.

GUI Update

Fluffypony will be building GUI binaries once he has finalized this release. Note that this could take a few days. In addition, any unforeseen errors may cause delays.
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The Monero Missives (weekly report) - September 16th, 2014

Original post is here
Monero Missives
September 15th, 2014
Hello, and welcome to our twelfth Monero Missive! This is our first Missive after a bit of a break whilst we thwarted two related blockchain attacks. Nonetheless, we have not sat by idly, we have been finalising and completing a brand new aspect of Monero designed to protect your privacy now and in the future: the Monero Research Lab
Major Updates
  1. The Monero Research Lab is an open collective and a multi-faceted academic group focused on the ongoing improvement of Monero. Membership is not fixed, and comes and goes as researchers become interested in Monero. This isn't a group focused on the addition of "features" to Monero, but rather the analysis and improvement of the underlying core of Monero to make sure that the theories and cryptography behind Monero continue to remain robust and sound. With that in mind, we are proud to announce the release of the first two publications out of the Monero Research Lab: MRL-0001 - A Note on Chain Reactions in Traceability in CryptoNote 2.0 - this is a research bulletin that investigates how a chain reaction could weaken the blockchain resistance properties of CryptoNote's ring signatures if low mixin values are consistently chosen MRL-0002 - Counterfeiting via Merkle Tree Exploits within Virtual Currencies Employing the CryptoNote Protocol - in this research bulletin we investigate how the block 202612 attack occurred and what it exploited, and also covers the permanent fix we have put in place
  2. This week Friday we're going to have our second #Monero-Dev Fireside Chat this week Friday, September 19th, 2014, at 10:00 EST which is 14:00 UTC and 16:00 UTC +2. For a full table of the time zones you can refer to this image, or you can use this online tool to add your city and make sure you have the correct starting time. Please note that this is a developer event, and so most of the focus will be from that perspective.
  3. To pick up where we left off with our last Missive, we are also happy to announce the availability of Monero merchandise on the Monero Gear store, powered by Zazzle. The advantage of us using Zazzle is that it is on-demand and we never have to worry about print runs or stock or anything. In return we get 15% of each sale as a "royalty" that will go towards enabling further Monero development, although Zazzle do not (yet!) accept Bitcoin or Monero. We hope to add new designs to the store on a regular basis. You can check the store out here: http://www.zazzle.com/monerogear* or take a peek at some of the new designs right here
  4. We are also pleased to announce the release of URS, a Monero project written in Go that allows you to sign messages using ring signatures as part of a group. The signature can be verified, but it cannot be determined which one of the signatories in the group did the actual signing (just like Monero uses for transactional unlinkability!). You can take a look at the project here: https://github.com/monero-project/urs, and the Bitcointalk thread dedicated to the project is here: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=768499.0
  5. We have a new tagged release, 0.8.8.4, available for download (binaries: Windows, Mac, Linux, FreeBSD). This adds the following features: Testnet: we now have an operating testnet. When using bitmonerod or simplewallet you can now use the --testnet flag to use testnet instead of mainnet. Feel free to run a mining node or just a testnet node, we will be setting up email alerts for testnet nodes when an update is pending (although having a few older testnet nodes on the network won't hurt testing). FreeBSD Compatability: Monero now works on FreeBSD out the box. We will add it to the ports tree soon. At the moment compilation is no different from regular Linux and Unix compilation, and the same dependencies apply. GPG commits: we have begun GPG-signing commits and merges. This is an important step in maintaining the integrity of the codebase, and will ensure that any compromise of our computers or even the github account won't allow a malicious attacker to push code to the repository without the unsigned commits being spotted. Verification can be done by running 'git log --show-signature', which will show and verify signatures. An example of what you should see can be found here Versioning: versioning is a lot easier, now, as tagged releases from 0.8.8.4 onwards will show version-final (eg. 0.8.8.4-final) as their version, and those built between tagged releases will show version-commithash (eg. 0.8.8.4-9088ea1). We expect this will greatly aid in debugging problems, as we can immediately pinpoint the actual version / commit a user is on. Logging: default log levels have been adjusted so that non-critical warnings are now relegated to log-level 1 and above. Apart from the normal reorganisation notifications, the only messages in red that should show up in the daemon are actual errors.
  6. We have slowed down development on the GUI to give us a bit more time to focus on the Monero internals. This is especially important given the recent attack. However, work has not come to a complete halt, and so we wanted to show off a couple of pages from the first start wizard. Bear in mind that these aren't mockups, this is the actual running Qt interface: http://i.imgur.com/jzUvSEP.jpg, http://i.imgur.com/Bj1PTcU.jpg, http://i.imgur.com/oirzi9n.jpg, http://i.imgur.com/ACDmOFJ.jpg
  7. Monero has been added to another exchange, Coin Swap. You can find the market here: https://coin-swap.net/market/XMBTC
Dev Diary
Core: because of all of the rapid changes that we had to merge into master to deal with the aftermath of the block 202612 attack, we have to bring the development branch in sync. At this stage the development branch should not be considered usable until the rebase is complete.
Build: the big change is FreeBSD compatibility, as mentioned above. A more subtle change is that the build will now first look for miniupnpc on the local system, and use that if found. If it fails to find miniupnpc it will fall back to the local copy.
Build: there is a new Makefile target, release-static, that builds statically linked binaries for redistribution. At this stage it forces 64-bit builds, once we have the embedded database working cleanly we can remove this.
Wallet: per-kb fees are nearly complete, and will be deployed to testnet within the next week or so. Once some thorough testing has been done on testnet we can merge this into master, and transaction fees can return to "normal".
Blockchain: this took a bit of a backseat with the blockchain attacks. Now that things are back to some semblance of normality, the first implementation can be written. We have chosen LMDB for the initial implementation, as this will allow us to rapidly write a Berkeley DB interface based off of it (they use similar APIs) and thus have a baseline for performance comparisons.
Core: all non-critical "errors" and warnings have been moved to log-level 1. As a developer, you may find it useful to run log-level 1 or 2 as your default.
Until next week!
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fakd: The FAK Anywhere CLI Client & Server

These are new clients to support servers and devices that are not able to run FakeCoin-qt.
They should work on everything from a MIPS router to an IBM mainframe and anything in between.

Commands

$ fakd

Full node server.walletfunctionalitysoldseparately.
This has been used as the backend for the block explorer from day one.
Stable. Secure. Easy to set up. Supports JSON-RPC and WebSockets.

$ fakctl

Provides an easy way to query the fakd server using the same commands as the RPC console in FakeCoin-qt.
$ fakctl getmininginfo
{
"blocks": 17675,
"currentblocksize": 520,
"currentblockweight": 2080,
"currentblocktx": 1,
"difficulty": 467.80165986,
"errors": "",
"generate": false,
"genproclimit": 12,
"hashespersec": 0,
"networkhashps": 3667939,
"pooledtx": 0,
"testnet": false
}

$ fakwallet

Work in progress. Once finished can be a drop in replacement for fakecoind.

Install

Step 1: Get a Go compiler

Step 2: Install fakd & fakctrl

go get -u fakco.in/fakd/...

Step 3: There is no step 3

The compiled binaries should now be in $GOPATH/bin ready to use.

Cross Compiling

Linux Server

GOOS=linux GOARCH=amd64 go install fakco.in/fakd/...

Raspberry Pi

GOOS=linux GOARCH=arm GOARM=5 go install fakco.in/fakd/...

My local FreeNAS because why not.

GOOS=freebsd GOARCH=amd64 go install fakco.in/fakd/...

Windows XP? Pentium 4? What? Why? ok...

GOOS=windows GOARCH=386 go go install fakco.in/fakd/...
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Build Classic on FreeBSD 10.x

####################################### # BUILDING BITCOIN CLASSIC ON FREEBSD # ####################################### 

We use the ports tree to get going

 portsnap fetch portsnap update 

You might need to install the openssl package

 pkg install openssl 

Start building legacy, ONLY to satisfy build requirements

 cd /usports/net-p2p/bitcoin-daemon/ gmake (CTRL-C when it starts building Core) 

Now cleanup the sources - don't worry this won't remove packages

 make clean 

Create our own src directory

mkdir src cd src/ 

Retreive the source code of our beloved Bitcoin classic edition

wget https://github.com/bitcoinclassic/bitcoinclassic/archive/v0.11.2.cl1.b2.tar.gz 

Unpack the archive

tar zxvf v0.11.2.cl1.b2.tar.gz cd bitcoinclassic-0.11.2.cl1.b2/ ./configure --with-daemon --without-gui --without-libs --without-qrencode --without-utils --disable-reduce-exports --disable-wallet --with-openssl=auto 

Compile the source and install bitcoind to /uslocal/bin/

gmake install 

Verify all is working

test_bitcoin 
Should indicate 157 successful tests.

CONFIGURE BITCOIN

mkdir ~/.bitcoin touch .bitcoin/bitcoin.conf chmod 600 .bitcoin/bitcoin.conf 

Start once to generate your unique rpcpassword

bitcoind 

Now add the password to the configuration

echo rpcuser=bitcoinrpc >> ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf echo rpcpassword=USE_YOUR_PASSWD_AS_SHOWN_UPON_FIRST_START >> ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf 

Start your Bitcoin Classic node as background proces

bitcoind -deamon & 

The logs should show downloading the whole chain (UpdateTip)

tail -f ~/.bitcoin/debug.log 
That's it. Make sure your node is reachable using https://bitnodes.21.co/
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Free FreeBSD stickers. Hit me up.

Hello,
I have an extra set of 20 FreeBSD stickers (for free). I'm in the US, so first dibs go to US redditors. PM me your address.
Some numbers:
If anyone could give a little help covering the postage it would be appreciated. If you cannot, no big deal.
To be clear I'm not asking for payment for these at all, no one needs to pay. And I will send these regardless of having the costs covered. Feel free to wait for reddit to confirm deliveries as well.
Bitcoin: 18F1rgYFL1nLKwU6qzajo1pv93VVxY7egh
Edit #1: This is first come first serve. I've already received a few requests! Hopefully we can get to 20 to share the Beastie!
Edit #2: I added stickers available at the bottom of this post which I will update until are gone. Also, blockexplorer.com shows the realtime bitcoin wallet transaction information here: http://blockexplorer.com/address/18F1rgYFL1nLKwU6qzajo1pv93VVxY7egh
Edit #3: I received my first postage covering donation and Bitcoin transaction! Updated the available stickers below.
Edit #4: Photos here: http://imgur.com/a/TBHCd
I am out of stickers people! Hope you enjoy the stickers!
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Bitcoin Core 0.14.2 released | Wladimir J. van der Laan | Jun 17 2017

Wladimir J. van der Laan on Jun 17 2017:
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Bitcoin Core version 0.14.2 is now available from:
https://bitcoin.org/bin/bitcoin-core-0.14.2/
Or by torrent:
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This is a new minor version release, including various bugfixes and
performance improvements, as well as updated translations.
Please report bugs using the issue tracker at github:
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/issues
To receive security and update notifications, please subscribe to:
https://bitcoincore.org/en/list/announcements/join/
Compatibility

Bitcoin Core is extensively tested on multiple operating systems using
the Linux kernel, macOS 10.8+, and Windows Vista and later.
Microsoft ended support for Windows XP on April 8th, 2014,
No attempt is made to prevent installing or running the software on Windows XP, you
can still do so at your own risk but be aware that there are known instabilities and issues.
Please do not report issues about Windows XP to the issue tracker.
Bitcoin Core should also work on most other Unix-like systems but is not
frequently tested on them.
Notable changes

miniupnp CVE-2017-8798
Bundled miniupnpc was updated to 2.0.20170509. This fixes an integer signedness error
(present in MiniUPnPc v1.4.20101221 through v2.0) that allows remote attackers
(within the LAN) to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified
other impact.
This only affects users that have explicitly enabled UPnP through the GUI
setting or through the -upnp option, as since the last UPnP vulnerability
(in Bitcoin Core 0.10.3) it has been disabled by default.
If you use this option, it is recommended to upgrade to this version as soon as
possible.
Known Bugs

Since 0.14.0 the approximate transaction fee shown in Bitcoin-Qt when using coin
control and smart fee estimation does not reflect any change in target from the
smart fee slider. It will only present an approximate fee calculated using the
default target. The fee calculated using the correct target is still applied to
the transaction and shown in the final send confirmation dialog.
0.14.2 Change log

Detailed release notes follow. This overview includes changes that affect
behavior, not code moves, refactors and string updates. For convenience in locating
the code changes and accompanying discussion, both the pull request and
git merge commit are mentioned.

RPC and other APIs

P2P protocol and network code

Build system

Miscellaneous

GUI

Wallet

Credits

Thanks to everyone who directly contributed to this release:
As well as everyone that helped translating on Transifex.
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I'm getting excited about Monero, and going to move 25% of my Crypto holdings into it.

From now on you can assume I'm 70% bitcoin, 25% Monero, and 5% other crypto-gambles (I still love you Nyan & Doge, but a nod towards MaidSafe).
After bothering to learn about Cryptography, Monero has won me over despite the ridiculously silly name. It honestly does have the best cryptographic profile of any alt coin today, and boasts a very respectable development team that seems honest and upfront about their goals.
Ring signatures + Stealth addresses do feel like the "bitcoin 2.0" that idiots blather about without even knowing what that means. I'm not saying that I think bitcoin can be dethroned, but it won't hurt to hedge my investments with a foray into Monero.
I'll copy some of their editorial, "What's So Special About Monero" here, but as always, you are responsible for your own decisions and should never buy anything without doing a lot of your own research.

CryptoNote

It uses CryptoNote technology, which, compared to most other coins, means:
Remarks:
- Some altcoins exhibit one technology that Monero has: Shadowcash has cryptonote-like privacy (but only on exceptional situation called Shadow-to-Shadow), Vertcoin and some others have stealth addresses, etc.
Improper implementation could lead to no actual privacy. Best example is Bytecoin, where 80%+ of the outputs are owned by unknown parties; so unmasking which signature in a ring is the real one is trivial for the said unknown parties.

Leader

The undisputed leader in Cryptonote-based coins:

Specific development

Monero has its own improvements that other CryptoNote-based coins ("altnotes") do not have:
https://forum.getmonero.org/1/news-announcements-and-editorials/209/editorial-what-s-so-special-about-monero
I welcome all criticisms of my idea, but really believe that if you are going to bother speculating in any alt-coin that this one seems like the best bet.
After all, in 2008 bitcoin seemed like a scam that was unlikely to succeed to the casual eye.
Now in 2015, most altcoins seem like scams that are unlikely to succeed.
Maybe Monero can prove them wrong.
In any case, it's worth 25% of my army.
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Build Classic on FreeBSD 10.x

####################################### # BUILDING BITCOIN CLASSIC ON FREEBSD # ####################################### 

We use the ports tree to get going

 portsnap fetch portsnap update 

You might need to install the openssl package

 pkg install openssl 

Start building legacy, ONLY to satisfy build requirements

 cd /usports/net-p2p/bitcoin-daemon/ gmake (CTRL-C when it starts building Core) 

Now cleanup the sources - don't worry this won't remove packages

 make clean 

Create our own src directory

mkdir src cd src/ 

Retreive the source code of our beloved Bitcoin classic edition

wget https://github.com/bitcoinclassic/bitcoinclassic/archive/v0.11.2.cl1.b2.tar.gz 

Unpack the archive

tar zxvf v0.11.2.cl1.b2.tar.gz cd bitcoinclassic-0.11.2.cl1.b2/ ./configure --with-daemon --without-gui --without-libs --without-qrencode --without-utils --disable-reduce-exports --disable-wallet --with-openssl=auto 

Compile the source and install bitcoind to /uslocal/bin/

gmake install 

Verify all is working

test_bitcoin 
Should indicate 157 successful tests.

CONFIGURE BITCOIN

mkdir ~/.bitcoin touch .bitcoin/bitcoin.conf chmod 600 .bitcoin/bitcoin.conf 

Start once to generate your unique rpcpassword

bitcoind 

Now add the password to the configuration

echo rpcuser=bitcoinrpc >> ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf echo rpcpassword=USE_YOUR_PASSWD_AS_SHOWN_UPON_FIRST_START >> ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf 

Start your Bitcoin Classic node as background proces

bitcoind -deamon & 

The logs should show downloading the whole chain (UpdateTip)

tail -f ~/.bitcoin/debug.log 
That's it. Make sure your node is reachable using https://bitnodes.21.co/
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####################################### # BUILDING BITCOIN CLASSIC ON FREEBSD # ####################################### 

We use the ports tree to get going

 portsnap update portsnap fetch portsnap update 

You might need to install the openssl package

 pkg install openssl 

Start building legacy, ONLY to satisfy build requirements

 cd /usports/net-p2p/bitcoin-daemon/ gmake (CTRL-C when it starts building Core) 

Now cleanup the sources - don't worry this won't remove packages

 make clean 

Create our own src directory

mkdir src cd src/ 

Retreive the source code of our beloved Bitcoin classic edition

wget https://github.com/bitcoinclassic/bitcoinclassic/archive/v0.11.2.cl1.b2.tar.gz 

Unpack the archive

tar zxvf v0.11.2.cl1.b2.tar.gz cd bitcoinclassic-0.11.2.cl1.b2/ ./configure --with-daemon --without-gui --without-libs --without-qrencode --without-utils --disable-reduce-exports --disable-wallet --with-openssl=auto 

Compile the source and install bitcoind to /uslocal/bin/

gmake install 

Verify all is working

test_bitcoin 
Should indicate 157 successful tests.

CONFIGURE BITCOIN

mkdir ~/.bitcoin touch .bitcoin/bitcoin.conf chmod 600 .bitcoin/bitcoin.conf 

Start once to generate your unique rpcpassword

bitcoind 

Now add the password to the configuration

echo rpcuser=bitcoinrpc >> ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf echo rpcpassword=USE_YOUR_PASSWD_AS_SHOWN_UPON_FIRST_START >> ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf 

Start your Bitcoin Classic node as background proces

bitcoind -deamon & 

The logs should show downloading the whole chain (UpdateTip)

tail -f ~/.bitcoin/debug.log 
That's it. Make sure your node is reachable using https://bitnodes.21.co/
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