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Installation of Monero on Linux

I have downloaded the tarball and extracted the contents, now how do I install this in Linux?
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Why don't the XMR-Stak Linux release binaries support NVIDIA GPUs for cryptonight_r?

The pre-compiled binaries download for XMR-Stak state that the Linux pre-built binaries don't support cryptonight_r (and thus Monero), for NVIDIA GPUs. Downloading and testing this verifies that, yes, ...
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Is Monero compatible with Windows Subsystem for Linux

I built monerod from github source. coretests and unit_tests failed monerod —dB-salvage "Attempts to get hash from heigh 0 failed. - - hash not in db" Before doing this I downloaded Linux, 64-bit ...
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How do I handle “WARNING: You may not have a high enough lockable memory limit, see ulimit -l”?

Upon running monero-wallet-cli after a fresh master build of Monero 'Boron Butterfly' (v0.14.1.0-5fbfa8a) I received the message: WARNING: You may not have a high enough lockable memory limit, see ...
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Background mining + monero-wallet-cli + pool?

Is it possible to launch the monero-wallet-cli for mining with the experimental background-mining feature on? And would it be possible to connect to a pool for that? Basically I just want my CPU ...
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How to cross compile monero to a ARMv7 target on a x86-64 host?

Is it possible to cross compile the monero source on a x86-64 machine targeting an ARMv7 device? I tried this command: make ARCH=arm CROSS_COMPILE=arm-linux-gnueabihf- But I ended up with x86-64 ...
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Wrong Device Status: SW=6e00, EXPECT=9000, MASK=ffff [duplicate]

I opened an issue here: https://github.com/LedgerHQ/ledger-app-monero/issues/33 error: 2019-03-09 15:17:10.351 7f9d2b82c7c0 ERROR device.ledger src/device/device_ledger.cpp:319 Wrong ...
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How to check a detached daemon without a wallet?

I have set a Monero node as a service on a virtual machine with --detach option to run it in the background. I can check the service status through Linux command or connect to the node with a wallet. ...
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Can I copy the Windows C:\ProgramData\bitmonero folder to my linux ~/.bitmonero folder to be used with Monero gui? [duplicate]

I have the bitmonero monero blockchain fully downloaded on windows. Can I just copy this folder to my Linux ~/.bitmonero folder? Are the files the same and interchangeable?
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GUI / monerod v0.13.0.3 does not start on Linux because of “./monero-wallet-gui: error while loading shared libraries: libhidapi-libusb.so.0”

GUI / monerod v0.13.0.3 does not start on Linux because of "./monero-wallet-gui: error while loading shared libraries: libhidapi-libusb.so.0". How do I resolve this particular issue?
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How to put username and password to connect to remote node in the Monero v0.12.3?

I tried to connect to my remote node from my monero gui on my linux machine. But there is no option to put in a user/pass to connect to the remote node. Also the format: user:pass@xxxx.com doesn't ...
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Suspicious connections - Having issues with the GUI under Debian by connection to a public remote node - PC hangs

Having a Windows client with local node - works perfect. When trying to connect with the Debian client to a remote node (eu.node.moneroworld.com at port 18089) the pc hangs immediately and cinnamon ...
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Is there a monerod config file to change certain settings when you run monerod in linux?

I'm looking to change the default port of monerod for RPC, but I wasn't sure is there a monerod hidden config file I can put in my home folder to set the settings? And what other useful settings are ...
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How do I, on Linux, generate a Ledger Monero wallet with the CLI and subsequently use it in the GUI?

According to the release notes v0.12.2.0 includes Ledger support. How do I, on Linux, generate a Ledger Monero wallet with the CLI and subsequently use it in the GUI?
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Building Monero Fails but works?

I am building Monero from source on Ubunto 16.04 LTS. Eventually, it gets to 98% but then gives an error. However, I am still able to run monerod. Can anyone elaborate as to what has happened? (I ...
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monerod v0.12.2.0 does not start on Linux because of “./monerod: error while loading shared libraries: libpcsclite.so.1”

monerod v0.12.2.0 does not start on Linux because of "./monerod: error while loading shared libraries: libpcsclite.so.1". How do I resolve this particular issue?
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Monero blockchain explorer compilation not working ubuntu 16.04

Hi I am working on monero blockchain explorer, Trying to work with this git repo. I have tried too many times but unfortunately couldn't get success yet. Right now I am facing this error. CMake ...
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monerod system time

monerod logs (to bitmonero.log) a different time than the one my Linux OS is configured for. It seems like another timezone (-2 hours from my OS). How can I set up monerod to use the same time and ...
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Setting up monero blockchain explorer on unbuntu 16.04

I am trying to setup Monero blockchain explorer on Ubuntu 16.04 by following this github repo. I have checkout monero v0.12.1.0 but I am facing this error while running make command /usr/bin/ld: /...
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Remove accout in cli

How can i remove an account in the cli version on linux? I am created a "disposable" one with account new, but i can't find out how to remove it. And if i create a new sub-address, it is possible to ...
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LINUX - GUI v0.12 does not connect to local or remote node (std::bad_cast error)

As the title states, I am using Linux and the v0.12 GUI does not connect to a local or remote node. In addition, I am seeing this particular error in monero-wallet-gui.log: ERROR default src/wallet/...
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Is there any pre build nvidia - cpu miner for Centos

I need a pre-build CENTOS 7 monero miner. I have been looking for the answer of this quesition for a while, I have found the similar questions as well. However, the answers are old (around 2016) and ...
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Mining on Linux server, are there security risks?

I want to mine Monero on my dedicated Linux server with xmr-stak-cpu because my websites never use all of the CPU and I want some extra incomes that help me pay the service. Are there any security ...
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fundamental question: creating a transaction

I want to learn more about the monero daemon. If i submit a used hash, this should return a rejected hash. I would like to learn it by doing it. what are the JSON fields sent in a request in order to ...
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Starting monerod v0.11.1 Exception in main! Failed to initialize p2p server. Failed to deinitialize core

I'm on ubuntu 14.4 and monero used to work, but now I'm getting the following error. I'm not sure how to fix this. 2017-12-21 17:04:20.897 7fe75c63a780 INFO global src/daemon/main.cpp:279 ...
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What Linux flavour to use for AMD GPU mining?

After many hours of struggle to install my Sapphire RX 580 gpus on Ubuntu 16.04, I was frustrated when I realised that: Installation of AMDGPU-PRO drivers on Ubuntu 16.04.3 will likely result in ...
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start-mining with monerod doesn't seem to turn on mining

When i start monerod with monerod --start-mining [MY_WALLET_ADDRESS] --mining-threads 1 --bg-mining-enable --bg-mining-ignore-battery --detach I get : global src/daemon/main.cpp:279 Monero '...
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Empty destination field in transfer history

I have one transaction where i don't see the destination address. All of other my transactions have it. I use Monero in command line on my Linux. When i type command "show_transfer " of this ...
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Low XMR-STAK hash rate on two cards in a 8 card Linux NVIDIA rig

Recently I switched from windows to ubuntu server 16 in order to support more than 8 nvidia cards. However before even getting to install more than 8 cards, I see some issues with the hash rate. (...
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running monerod on background thread always stops after some time

When I run monerod on a background fork in linux, it always stops after sometime. Why is this? I have tried using monerod --detach and nohup monerod & and it still stops after awhile. I can't ...
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Setting XMR-STAK as startup service in Ubuntu 16.04

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 as VMWare Virtual Machine. Downloaded xmr-stak-portbin-linux.tar.gz. I created a xmr.service file in /lib/systemd/system/ [Unit] Description=xmr After=network.target [...
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xmr-stak-amd and Ubuntu

I'm only able to make xmr-stak-amd working with AMDGPU-PRO proprietary driver, so I must remain on Ubuntu 16.04. Is there a way to make xmr-stak-amd working with the amdgpu opensource driver? I mean ...
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Security differences between using Monero on PureOS and QubesOS

The new Librem laptops available for purchase with Monero offer an option to add a QubesOS operating system to any order. For Monero use exclusively, what are the security differences between PureOS ...
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How do I install the Monero GUI on PureOS?

Now that Purism accepts Monero payments through globee I am interested in using Monero on a Librem laptop which runs PureOS. What are the installation steps (including necessary dependencies) ...
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Download Link Monero 0.11.0 (Helium Hydra) broken [closed]

This link (64-bit Linux GUI) is broken. Also the 32-bit GUI has an invalid link. Where can I get the correct file(s)?
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Moving LMDB from Laptop to SBC?

I have a synced Database on my Laptop running W10, but I want run monerod on my Odroid C1 running debian linux. Is it possible to move the database from the Laptop to the SBC
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How to setup autostart of monerod in Ubuntu 16.04?

I've setup the systemd service: $ cat /etc/systemd/system/monerod.service [Unit] Description=Starts Monero Node [Install] WantedBy=multi-user.target [Service] Type=simple After=networking.service ...
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How do i statically build Wolfs cpuminer-multi?

The miner is : https://github.com/OhGodAPet/cpuminer-multi The question is how do i do a static build which would allow me to compile the miner only once and run it on several diffrent machines. Im ...
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Monero mining speed?

Helo Everyone: I started mining a few days ago from several of my computers (CPU). I joined moneropool.com, my question is why sometimes when I check my stats on their website it says that I'm mining ...
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Monero GUI on Linux Mint - how to open wallet file from a separate device / USB stick

With the CLI wallet, I can access the wallet file in the same directory, on a USB, due to using the cd command to /media/devicename. However, the GUI does not seem to recognise devices, to open the ...
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Monero GUI Beta 2 Window Covering Entire Screen (Linux, Arch x64)

When running the Beta 2 release of GUI on Arch Linux x64 the window is too big and it covers my entire screen! What can I do to fix this?
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How is building the GUI from source different from building monerod/CLI?

Since I've been building monerod/CLI from source since before the GUI wallet was released, I already have a fully populated monero directory with my wallet and everything else that gets installed in ...
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How can I verify the SHA256 hash of 0.10.3 “Wolfram Warptangent” on Ubuntu?

How can I verify the SHA256 hash published for the official 0.10.3 release matches the file that I downloaded for Linux, 64-bit?
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How to use a remote node on a very bandwitdh restricted connection?

I set up a remote node for Monero using SSH tunneling, it works great. The problem is that it's using quite a bit of bandwidth. I assumed all bandwidth intensive operations were done in the remote ...
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Trouble compiling aeon node on ubuntu 16.10

I have a question, following the instructions on here: How do I install Aeon on Ubuntu? I cannot get the node to compile on ubuntu 16.10. Here is what shows in the terminal: make mkdir -p build/...
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Where is the Monero blockchain stored on Linux build?

I'm a Linux newbie and I don't know where monerod is storing the blockchain.
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How to prevent stack smashing on ccminer

I have tried everything to get mining with my Nvidia GPU on Ubuntu 16.04 using ccminer. I've tried completely purging all drivers and dependencies and building from scratch, but I still have this ...
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Run monero-wallet-rpc in background in Ubuntu?

Is there a flag that i can pass to monero-wallet-rpc so it runs in the background? I tried --detach since thats used in monerod but it didn't work. Any unofficial way to do it easily? I am running ...
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How do I install Aeon on Ubuntu?

I have a virtual machine with Ubuntu MATE installed. How do I install an Aeon node on this?
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Monerod not syncing past ~1200700 in TAILS - Segmentation fault

I have been unsuccessfully trying to sync the blockchain for the past 5 days using the latest 32bit Linux Monero Core on Tails live USB. I followed the instructions in the Tails/Tor post on /r/Monero ...