Currently the bitmonero folder resides in the home folder, but is there a config file I can just put this in vs having to start monerod with the --data-dir parameter?


The default configuration filename is bitmonero.conf. You should create it in the default data directory for your appropriate operating system.

Just add:


On Unix/Linux/macos systems, the default directory is ~/.bitmonero

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  • is there a template of default values I can adjust? – Patoshi パトシ Sep 17 '17 at 12:54

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