Questions tagged [synchronization]

The process of bringing a Monero client up to date with the blocks it is missing from the block chain.

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With the Monero Wallet GUI is it suppose to start synchronizing every time you open it even after it completed synchronizing the 1st time i opened it?

Even though my question(according to stackexchange) appears subjective and is likely to be closed, Im still asking it because its driving me crazy and i just want someone to help me PLEASE. When I ...
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Torsocks server failure when running monerod with Tor on Tails

I'm trying to run the Monero daemon (monerod) v. 0.12.2.0 with Tor on Tails 3.7.1. I'm doing exactly what is written here: Medium - Sheep’s Noob guide to Monero GUI in Tails 3.2. Basically: Download ...
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Explanation of the Monero Daemon running arguments

I started the monero daemon via the GUI on Mac OS X. I downloaded the binary unpacked from monero-gui-mac-x64-v0.12.0.0.tar.bz2. When I do a simple $ ps aux | grep monero from the command line I get ...
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Troubleshooting monerod segmentation fault

I was running a fresh monero full node through it first synchronization. After a long while through the synchronization noticed the daemon became stuck synchronizing a particular block, so I orderly ...
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chunk size error when import blockchain file using monero-blockchain-import

I am importing monero blockchain using this command: ./monero-blockchain-import --verify 0 --input-file ./blockchain.raw I am getting error: Aborting: chunk size exceeds buffer size more details ...
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How to keep lots of Monero wallets in sync?

I run a service that involves ~500 separate Monero wallets, since they all need unique private keys. To make wallet access faster, I keep the wallets in sync constantly with a simple Python script ...
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Monero GUI is unable to finish the synchronization

The Monero GUI (updated) suddenly stopped synching and stuck on the last 30 blocks or so. Here the log: https://paste.fedoraproject.org/paste/uguNJ3qVqHmdvFvpc-vyOQ What can I do to solve this ...
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Monero GUI wallet stuck/increasing while syncing blockchain

Monero GUI wallet stuck/increasing while syncing blockchain I downloaded the Monero GUI wallet and have been attempting to sync the blockchain for a couple of days now. I left it overnight with about ...
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blockheight unconfirmed

I'm using the new GUI and made a deposit on it from an exchange. 32 hours ago it was approved from the exchange. Since then i'm waiting to see the amount on my wallet. I can see it in the history, but ...
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Can there be something other than block verification that slows down synchronization in the end?

In this question When syncing Monero's blockchain from scratch, why does it begin fast and end slow? the answers refer to validation and verification. I've looked into Task Manager and for all ...
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Funds not reflecting in GUI

So I was having some problems syncing my GUI to the blockchain, and as a result I wasn't able to view my balance. But i've since been able to correct the syncing problem by downloading to the latest ...
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Syncing Error on monerod

I've been struggling with syncing my wallet. I'm a first time user, but the struggle has been going on for 5 days. I transfered XMR to my walltet, but it's still not showing up. I've tried syncing ...
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GUI Wallet not syncing and Coins not appearing in wallet

I have downloaded Monero gui 0.10.3.1-beta 2 wallet. I sent coins to my wallet from an exchange prior to the wallet finishing syncing. My coins are not visible in my wallet. It has been 4 days and ...
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Is there a secure way to boostrap a node?

It seems the sync process is tediously slow with it's verification. I do know of the bootstrap file, but I'm not sure how secure this is (How to synchronize the GUI wallet using the blockchain ...
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What is the limiting factor for synchronization speed?

I'm syncing a node right now from scratch. It seems to be going slower than I expected. CPU/Memory/IO/Network all do not seem fully utilized. What is the limiting factor here? My assumption is it ...
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Can't start monero daemon under Ubuntu WSL “Attempt to get hash from 0 height failed”

I am using monero v15.0.2 gui version under windows 10 Ubuntu WSL. I am getting this error when starting up. It doesn't seem to be downloading the blockchain at all. How can this be resolved?
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Synchronizing GUI wallet issue

I just downloaded the new GUI and completed the download of the blockchain for a local node, but for some reason the wallet is not syncing and after I restart the daemon and GUI, both of them say "...
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“Waiting on daemon synchronization to finish” - still can't fix

first time user of Monero and to be honest, very unsophisticated user of crypto etc etc.... anyway... Issue: installed monero app on mac, setup app with remote node using Ledger nano S, open the ...
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monerod sync suddenly got slow, how to speed it up?

I've been running monerod 0.14.0.2, and it has been working well for several months. Today I noticed that it had fallen about 10,000 blocks behind. I killed it and restarted it, and called status ...
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Zero balance on wallet cli

please may someone help me ? I made the download of the monero files from the official website and the I run them one by one. Exactly i opened before the monerod and the i create a wallet for Ledger ...
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Daemon thinks it's connected but keeps saying “there were 0 blocks in the last 90 minutes…”

Alright, so I had been using the monero gui wallet for a couple weeks by running my own local node and everything was fine. Then one time when I opened the wallet for some reason it wouldn't connect ...
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transfer fails with invalid output

I'm using the latest monero-wallet-cli version Monero 'Boron Butterfly' (v0.14.0.2-release) on linux. When I try to submit the transfer, it throws the following error: Error: transaction <txid> ...
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Daemon sync questions

I've been letting the daemon sync for a while now, a few days actually, and it's at 80% and now going very slowly forward. About 20 blocks at a time. I understand why this happens, but this case seems ...
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How do I sync 'monero.exe' and my wallet?

I just installed the monero package from monero.org and I set up a wallet. Now I'm running 'monerod.exe' and the wallet, but it says that they're not synced together... How do I fix this?