Croat is a coin based on CryptoNote technology, which was made popular by Monero. The objective of Croat is to create a Catalan product, a tool destined to be used by the people, governed by the people, and that brings benefits directly to the people. Continue reading “A Quick Look At Croat Coin”
When I first started mining I spent hours looking for the most optimal configuration files for xmr-stak-amd and xmr-stak-nvidia. It would have been nice to have a bit of a community built solely around sharing configuration examples.
Today I have launched XMRStak.com with the hopes that it will help others save time when trying to get the most out of their video cards. Continue reading “XMRStak.com Allows You To Share and Find Configuration Examples”
Mining Monero with xmr-stak-amd is pretty straightforward. It is one of the best miners as it is very customizable. This guide will walk you through setting up xmr-stak-amd for your AMD video card or cards. Continue reading “Monero Mining With xmr-stak-amd on Windows 10”
This article will take a look at mining Monero with xmr-stak-nvidia. This article assumes that you have successfully installed your Nvidia drivers and Cuda. Continue reading “Monero Mining with xmr-stak-nvidia on Centos 7”
xmr-node-proxy allows you to merge multiple Monero mining rigs into one, which helps lower the load on pools, reduces bandwidth used and allows you to use a lower difficulty setting. When using a proxy, the mining pool that you connect to see only one miner. Continue reading “How To Setup xmr-node-proxy on Ubuntu 16.04”
I recently found the XFX RX 550 4GB model for sale for just $109 shipped via Amazon and couldn’t resist the price tag. I was reading people getting around 300 h/s with the cards and that works out to around 2.75 hashrate per dollar spent. Not bad at all, so I ordered two (and just ordered two more that will be here tomorrow) and started playing with xmr-stak-amd to see what I could get out of them. Needless to say, I am pleased. Disclaimer: Below I have linked to Amazon using my affiliate links. It helps fund my hobby and keeps my writing these kind of articles. Continue reading “XFX RX 550 4GB Monero Mining with xmr-stak-amd”
This morning I woke up to my xmr-stak-cpu application file missing and Windows Defender had alerted to me that they flagged it as a virus. This is irritating but something I kind of expected would happen at some point.
The solution is simple: Continue reading “How To Exclude xmr-stak From Windows Defender on Windows 10”
Mining Monero on Windows 10 is as easy as downloading a zip file, extracting it and then editing one configuration file. Continue reading “Monero Mining with xmr-stak-cpu on Windows 10”
This article will show you how to install and run xmr-stak-cpu on Ubuntu 16.04. In this case, we are using a fresh Ubuntu 16.04 install on a VPS., however, any fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04 should behave the same. Continue reading “Monero Mining with xmr-stak-cpu on Ubuntu 16.04”
My previous article showed how to mine Monero using cpuminer-multi. This article will take a look at xmr-stak-cpu, which in my testing, performs much better for Monero than cpuminer-multi does. Continue reading “Monero Mining with xmr-stak-cpu on Centos 7”