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questions about available commands for monerod (previously called bitmonerod)

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Automate mining on windows

I am running mining on Windows 10 Pro in Microsoft Azure using MSYS2 MinGW 64-bit. My process to mine currently is: OPEN a MSYS2 terminal (lets call this MSYS2 A), navigate to appropriate directory ...
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Error starting monerod

When running ./monerod --offline I get the following output. Running on Windows 10 Pro in Microsoft Azure using MSYS2 MinGW 64-bit The error messages are in bold. monerod does not run. 2018-07-04 ...
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More detailed explanations for the db-sync-mode parameters? (i.e. safe, fast, fastest; sync, async; and nblocks_per_sync)

Can someone give more detailed explanations on what the various db-sync-mode parameters actually do in monerod and monero-blockchain-import, and why one might select each of them? (i.e. safe, fast, ...
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Get notified about a new block on monero blockchain

Is there any method other than polling , to subscribe to new block being published on the monero network? I want to get notified whenever a new block is published on the network on my app.
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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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trouble popping blocks to sync on correct chain

I believe im on the wrong chain even though I upgraded before the fork. Daemon log info shows its stuck on Height: 1566444/1566444 Net hash: 628.21 I am going through the fix posted here: I forgot ...
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monerod block height is 1,500,000 - How do i pop off 100,000 blocks and start syncing at 1,400,000 instead?

What is the monerod command to pop off a certain amount of blocks? Say I am at block 1.5 million and I want to start from 1.4 million instead. What is the monerod command for this?
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Explore Monero Blockchain in Ubuntu

Can someone tell me step by step approach to explore Monero Blockchain in Ubuntu? From the beginning. Is there any way explore it with the terminal to see inside each block? Like what is the index of ...
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How to set up a node to V7 Hard fork in testnet?

I need to test an app running a node in V7 on testnet, avoiding Bulletproofs so i can have a clean v7 blockchain. I have a node based on Master's code running on testnet but in some point starts to ...
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How to create multiple addresses in a single wallet using Monero-JSON-RPC?

I have few questions related monero payment gateway. 1.) If I want to create more than one address in single wallet using JSON-RPC, then how to do it? I have created integrated address but it does ...
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How can I stop Monero wallet safely?

How can I stop Monero wallet safely? I can't stop the wallet using exit command. When I check network connections by using: netstat -pnt It always shows some monero connection details. Can anyone ...
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What are spans (as seen in the output of sync_info)?

Running sync_info inside the monerod prompt outputs something similar to this (IPs and other information redacted/modified for privacy reasons): Height: ., target: 1486690 (.%) Downloading at . kB/s ...
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Monerod rpc method getblock - blob data

https://getmonero.org/resources/developer-guides/daemon-rpc.html Using the monerod json rpc, we can get the blob data for a specific block. curl -X POST http://127.0.0.1:18081/json_rpc -d '{"jsonrpc"...
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Monero cli transfer command set lower transaction fee

Using the monero cli with the transfer command. transfer 48aBif46.....Ab1d .001 How can you set a custom transaction fee? What if I made the transaction fee .000001 or even zero?
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Monero v0.11.1.0 CLI Permission denied

Hi I'm on a Mac and am upgrading my monerno CLI wallet version to v0.11.1.0. I copied the guide here how to upgrade monero wallet to v0.11.1.0 but when I type this on terminal window ./moneroD I get ...
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Mining from monero-wallett-cli

I have a question about mining with moderod. If I mine from monerod, I must specify wallet address and cpu core to use, but if I mine from monero-wallet-cli, a 'start_mining' command is enough. So, ...
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“exit” command pushed to pipelined monerod

i'd pipeline io of monerod.exe and when i've write "exit\n"("exit" + <Enter>) to the input pipe i see "Stop signal sent" ,then smth stopped(one message) and that's all.And it still runs after....
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xmr-stak-cpu on Ubuntu 14.04 compilation issue

I'm trying to install xmr-stak-cpu on Ubuntu 14.04 following steps described in the installation TXT file: https://github.com/fireice-uk/xmr-stak-cpu/blob/master/LINUXCOMPILE.md But executing make ...
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Safely stopping Monero daemon sync (monerod)

I finally got the blockchain syncinc good... I am just wondering if there is a special way to stop the blockchain sync so you can do it again later from where you stopped it? last time I did this, it ...
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Who gets monero transaction fees?

I am running a monero node and I would like to know where do the Monero transaction fees go ? Do I need to set something into the monerod node setup to receive transaction fees ?
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How to access monerod output after turning it on with setsid and then exiting terminal?

I know I can just pkill -f "monerod" and then restart it. I want to know if some kind of command exists to make monerod start spitting out whatever it had been before I logged off that terminal after ...
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How can I see my hash rate?

I am solo mining using monerod. When I run './monerod show_hr', I am told 'Hash Rate Logging is on', but I can't find the files. Where are they stored in Ubuntu 14.04? Also, is it possible to ...
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Connecting Monero Light Wallet on Tails with Remote Node

So I have Downloaded Monero Commanad Line Interface on Tails and I tried connecting it to a remote node with this command as described here: https://github.com/monero-project/monero Command: sudo ...
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Problems with daemon syncing past block 1341326

I just noticed that my daemon has not been able to sync past block 1341326. A little investigation shows my node reporting that I'm behind by so many blocks, and then randomly it will say that I'm so ...
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What does the “default” priority (priority = 0) do in monero-wallet-cli?

Here's a paste selection from the set command in monero-wallet-cli. priority [0|1|2|3|4] - default/unimportant/normal/elevated/priority fee With priority set to 0, what does that actually mean in ...
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Running monero service on WIN10 with custom --data-dir

After few hours of trying, I'm unable to run: monerod --start-service --data-dir x:\mydir\monerodir Prior this, service is installed with monerod --install-service and this part goes fine. Also, I'...
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Export Last N block

It is possible to export the first N blocks using option --block-stop in monero-blockchain-export. Is it possible to export the last N blocks ?
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Question on understanding monerod command Flush_txpool and the bug that resulted

Now that I've been running a node consistently now, I've been trying to understand the commands given listed in 'help'. Recently, I noticed a tx id that has sat in the mempool for over a day. First, ...
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Why isn't safe sync mode enabled by default?

Currently, people need to manually type "save" in the daemon when they want to save the blockchain. Why doesn't the daemon have the option --db-sync-mode safe enabled by default? This way new users ...
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How can I check if my node allows incoming connections?

So I finally setup my own Monero full node, and forwarded the port 18080 to my internal host. How can I check in the monerod log output that the node allows incoming connections? How long does it ...
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Purpose of rescan_spent command

What is the purpose of the rescan_spent command? Once I spend an output, why would I need to scan my spent outputs to search for it again?
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fast_exit mechanism

According to the Wolfram Warptangent, Point Release 1 notes, Monero has killed off the old fast_exit mechanism, which caused more issues than anything else What issues did the fast_exit mechanism ...
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As of 0.10.1.0, how do you use monero-wallet-rpc?

Once updating to version 0.10.1.0, in addition to monero-wallet-cli, there is monero-wallet-rpc. What is the difference in usage between the two? What type of commands/arguments that were run ...
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If I wanted to run a Monero node would I be able to limit the number of inbound connections?

I remember trying to set one up before and one of the issues I had was trying to limit the number of inbound connections. edit: by connections, I am referring to the number of peers connected at one ...
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How do I start using Monero with the command line tools?

If you need to use the Monero command line tools, how do I get started with Monero?
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How to create and sign a monero transaction by hand

As the title states... what I mean is what does the json/rpc command look like and can someone give an example and explain it? I would like to use RPC to get blockchain information, then manually ...
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For the CLI wallet, how can I teach myself all that it can do?

Monero has motivated me to get interested in Linux. I'm relatively inexperienced with Linux. To those more experienced, this question may seem like a silly one. I expect I'm not the only Linux n00b ...
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What is the best way to pop the top block from the monero blockchain and fix a bad “unknown top block” error in the sync data process?

It appears whilst syncing the blockchain the computer halted resulting in a bad block at the top of the chain. After restarting no more blocks are being added and just repeated errors. There is ...
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How do I gracefully stop the monerod daemon process?

I started monerod as a background daemon with the --detach flag. Suppose I want to restart my computer. How do I gracefully stop the process? Can I just kill it?
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Throttling/Adjusting Bandwidth in Conjunction with Bitmonerod

When running bitmonerod and using the following bitmonerod bandwidth parameters, is the rate measured in bits or bytes? limit_up Used within bitmonerod while running. limit_down Used within ...
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How to autosave blockchain?

I am running a Monero node on one of my Windows computers (bitmonero.exe) and it is fully synchronized with the network. Occasionally, I need to restart this computer without warning and do not get a ...
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Saving the blockchain with monerod

Is there any difference in how the save and exit commands save the blockchain? Is there any benefit in using the save command before using exit to close bitmonerod? What is the danger is closing ...