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How to run xmr-stak with AMD gpu on Ubuntu 18.04

I have tried several attempts but without success. AMDGPU-PRO 17.40, 17.50, Oibaf PPA and something more, but nothing makes clinfo gives right results and xmr-stak working. Any ideas?
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How to mining on Ubuntu 18.04 with AMD cards

The new Ubuntu system is about to be released, how could you set it to mining Monero with AMD cards? AMD new drivers on the horizon?
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How to achieve uniform hash rate

I am trying to learn about mining and am using xmr-stak-cpu on Ubuntu 17.10 to mine with an AMD a10 6800k processor. I haven't seen a single time my miner reporting 100H/s but the stats of my miner on ...
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Xmr-Stak miner constantly crashes

I am trying to use XMR-Stak to mine a crypto-currency called electroneum(crypto-night) but it keeps crashing with the log: GLib: g_variant_new_string: assertion 'string != NULL' failed ...
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XMR-STAK [CUDA] Error: the launch timed out and was terminated

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 and xmr-stak-portbin-linux.tar.gz The miner when run manually with Nvidia GPU, runs without error, but gives error when run as a startup service. Earlier, I was doing only CPU ...
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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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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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How to run xmr-stak-nvidia on Ubuntu 17.10

I have compiled xmr-stak-nvidia on Ubuntu 17.10 with latest Nvidia driver and Cuda 9.0. If I try to run it, I get some issues: [2017-10-21 11:18:36] : Connecting to pool xxxxxxxxxx:3333 ... Driver ...
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Recommended configuration for wolf-xmr-miner xmr.conf with R9 290

I'm quite new in mining and I am using a R9 290 to mine monero with wolfs miner and Ubuntu 16. This is my xmr.conf file: { "Algorithms": [ { "name": "CryptoNight", "devices": ...