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RE: Bitcoins ! ? - latch - 11-07-2011 04:11 PM

I already lost interest as soon as I played around with the calculator.

I could generate the equivalent of $2 in 60 days at that rate. Four computers running 60 days for $2? Nah, I can save more by turning them off! I could not find an app that would talk to my my graphics card and I'm not interested in buying new hardware at this juncture!

RE: Bitcoins ! ? - Drumm - 11-07-2011 05:34 PM

Did you look at Phoenix and poclbm ?

I think I've worked this thing out at last. I have been confused by this in the past, all a bit overwhelming for me I think. Free Moneys <3
Anyways. When you download the official Bitcoin client it gives you a wallet. Which is essentially that complicated looking code near the top. Just looking into miners, trying to decide by the forementioned Phoenix and poclbm, I think I'll try the latter as it seems to be the most popular.

Edit: Bitcoin just broke on my system, it's linked to db 5.1, and I just updated to 5.2. Damn.

Edit 2: Looks like my bitcoin client was modified, to use 5.1 over 4.8. I've found db4.8 in the AUR, and am now looking into the official unmodified bitcoin client.

RE: Bitcoins ! ? - latch - 11-07-2011 10:22 PM

Yeah downloaded the wallet and the guiminer and they worked for me, but I didn't put much effort into tweaking it or anything.

RE: Bitcoins ! ? - latch - 16-12-2013 05:34 AM

Here you can get free Bitcoin pieces every hour.