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Questions pertaining to Ethereum clients or software on the Linux operating systems. Typically the bug or question would, most likely, only occur on Linux or is Linux-specific.

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How to compile solidity code in Kali Linux

I have tried to install the remix IDE for compile my codes in solidity, since for some reason the remix IDE don't open online. I executed the codes bellow and give that errors. Sorry anything ...
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Is there a way to download Remix IDE locally and access it from the Terminal (Linux)?

Is there a way to download Remix IDE locally and access it from the Terminal (Linux)? Hi, I think I have read that it should be possible to download Remix IDE and use it offline. In the latest ...
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Why do truffle compile or migrate commands fail silently?

Truffle v5.0.3 config: truffle-config.js module.exports = { // See <http://truffleframework.com/docs/advanced/configuration> networks: { development: { host: "127.0.0.1", //also ...
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Linux Geth Mining: Stuck at Commit New Mining Work in private blockchain Offline

System information Geth Version: 1.8.20-stable Go Version: go1.11.2 Operating System: linux GOPATH= GOROOT=/home/travis/.gimme/versions/go1.11.2.linux.amd64 Genesis.json { "config": { "chainId": ...
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GETH node works on Apache but not on ExpressJs

I had a running GETH node linked to my localhost (hosted with Apache) , I had to migrate the project on a ExpressJs running on port 3000 and now I have Error: CONNECTION ERROR: Couldn't connect to ...
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How to decrypt Keystore ethereum with my password [duplicate]

I'm used ./geth command line for create address with command ./geth account new and put password. and after that system create keystore file. how to decrypt keystore file with my password for get ...
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I downloaded and built quorum from the official git repo but I dont see the QOURUM OPTIONS

git clone -b geth1.6 --single-branch https://github.com/jpmorganchase/quorum.git NAME: geth - the go-ethereum command line interface Copyright 2013-2017 The go-ethereum Authors USAGE: geth [...
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How do I bind geth to a specific network interface?

Currently geth listens on all interfaces (0.0.0.0:30303). I need to bind the main port 30303 to only a specific network interface in the device, which would normally be accomplished by specifying a ...
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How to deploy a smart contract in a server?

I have developed a smart contract and compiled it with solc and bin and abi fils have been generated. Now, I want to deploy this contract using web3js in a linux server. How can I do it?
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How to sent ETH from Parity command line

I was wondering if it is possible to send ETH using the parity command line, without opening the browser and going to the address 127.0.0.1:8080. I want to host my Parity instance on a headless ...
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geth v1.8 unable to download the last 65 blocks for the mainnet

Currently running geth 1.8 on Ubuntu 17.10 on an SSD. Anytime I start geth, it will always sync until it hits the last 65 blocks where it just hangs and looks like it stays stuck at downloading the ...
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Ethereum testnet balance not getting updated

I have sent 1ETH to my newly created address in testnet. The node chaindata is updated and syncing is done (eth.syncing gives false). Also if I do eth.getBlock(2670189), I can see my TxHash in the ...
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Do I need a Linux VPS to start interacting with smart contracts?

I have only none to basic information about hosting with a VPS. I would like to deploy a smart contract and build a website to interact with the contract. Normally I use shared hosting which is very ...
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Memory usage and limits for go-ethereum

geth (and swarm) seem to require a lot of memory, and there are also reports that they tend to an all you can eat approach to system limits. 1) What are the actual memory requirements for geth? 2) ...
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Monitoring mining rig from own server

I have a mining rig with EthOS on it. I would like to send all informations like hash rate, temperature, etc to my server. My question is how can I catch all the information from the rig in order to ...
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What if there is an interruption in the geth sync process

I run geth attach command that s currently doing some sync with the blockchain. I can see the status in the geth JavaScript console like, When I execute the command of eth.syncing, The output is, ...
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Profiling OpenCL Kernels on Linuix

I'm trying to carry out some reasarch on the performance of Ethminer, specifcally I'm looking to get data for any OpenCL kernels that are created during the mining process. I'm trying to assess the ...
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How do you start mist from the command line in linux

I'm on Linux Mint 18.2 (built on Ubuntu, using the Cinnamon desktop). I've installed mist successfully, and I can start it from the "Menu->Other->Ethereum Wallet" icon in the start menu, but I cannot ...
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How I can to change path for blockchain data for Parity wallet on linux mint 18.2?

I'm the newbie on Linux and blockhain. I'm have installed Linux on the small piece of my hard drive (50 GB), so I want to know how to change the directory for blockchain data on my external hard ...
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How do I tell mist not to download geth, but use the system-wide version?

I run Manjaro Linux which is based on Arch, so I have a very up-to-date system version of geth. How do I tell mist not to download a per-user version of geth, but use the system-wide version instead?
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Problem with first sync in revived Ropsten Ethereum

Hello everyone i would like to sync to Ropsten test network for the first time.I use linux mint.First i followed the instruction here and execute the commands sudo apt-get install software-properties-...
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Problem to install web3 module. Ubuntu

It just doesnt work. I have spent hours looking on the internet and no solution seems to work for me. root@ewerton-azevedo-blockchainlab-5299615:/home/ubuntu/workspace# npm install ethereumjs-...
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Relocate Data Directory without resync

If I have an exported binary copy of the block chain how can I import it but to a different directory than the default location? For example if I run geth import /mnt/blockchains/ETH/eth.bak it will ...
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How much memory do I need to mine any blocks on my lockal network?

I have linux box with 5Gb of memory: osboxes@osboxes ~/node1 $ free total used free shared buff/cache available Mem: 5176876 158360 3536464 ...
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ethminer benchmarking mode llvm error

I recently installed ethminer from the new active repository: https://github.com/ethereum-mining/ethminer ethminer --version returns: ethminer version 0.11.0.dev0 Build: Linux/g++/Release My OS ...
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Location of ethminer start script in linux

I'm trying to mine ethereum coins and for this I installed ethereum-genoil-ocl-git using package manager of my linux distro. According to their tutorial I have to configure the start.sh script and ...
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GPU randomly freezes all the time

I‘m having trouble with successfully mining Ethereum / Ethereum classic on a 4 GPU rigs consisting of: 1x Intel® Pentium® G4520, 1x Mushkin DIMM 4 GB DDR4-2133 1x GIGABYTE GA-Z170-Gaming K3-EU 4x ...
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How to install mist (browser) and wallet on Linux Ubuntu?

I am somewhat new to Linux and have been having difficulty installing Mist. I tried using this script https://gist.github.com/tgerring/d4ab3f1672ed91a53c6c to no avail. It usually goes wrong around ...
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Ethereum Mining 3 Geforce 1070

If someone would mine with three GeForce 1070 cards on Ubuntu 16.04, is it necessary to plugin the SLI bridges?
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Minergate issues, Windows 10, 6x RX580 GPU, TB250-BTC MB

I have been struggling with this issue for about 3 weeks now and could find nothing on forums and discussions online. I have a GPU Rig with the following specifications: 6x PowerColor Red Devil ...
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Google chrome error after installing Ethereum Wallet and vice versa

Anybody here knows why Google Chrome runs into error opening up after Ethereum wallet is installed? And when I reinstall Google Chrome, the Ethereum Wallet is gone. What the hell? I am using Linux ...
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Errors running claymore on linux

My claymore miner running on my Linux Mint mining rig was running fine but now this is happening? ETH: Stratum - Connected (eth-eu1.nanopool.org:9999) ETH: Authorized Setting DAG epoch #115... server:...
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Can't see GPU when starting with rc.local (Linux)

I'm mining ethereum on my Linux Mint mining rig with the claymore miner. I can manually launch my miner with the command line but if I try to start the miner with /etc/init.d/rc.local then I get the ...
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My Wallet address / password

I'm mining to my address and I can see the accumulation of my ether when I go to my mining pool's website but I'm still unsure of how the wallet works. I don't remember if I got my wallet address ...
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How to teach mist about geth?

I have geth 1.5.8 and Mist 0.8.9. Geth is running Homestead with default parameters. IPC is in the default location. $ geth version Geth Version: 1.5.8-stable Protocol Versions: [63 62] Network Id: ...
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Solidity compilation issue on Linux Mint [duplicate]

I have a smart contract which I am invoking through webjs. Everything works well untill I am on Windows. Recently i had to move to Linux Mint. Now when i compile the contract. I get stdin in the ...
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In parity, how can I delete the last blocks I downloaded without corrupting the database?

I have found the blockchain data in parity. I go to overlayrecent folder and from there to the db folder. It looks like the blocks are the .sst files. How can I delete the last blocks I downloaded ...
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Is it possible to mount ~/.ipfs folder to an external drive? [closed]

Please note that this question is related to IPFS (https://ipfs.io). Is it possible to mount ~/.ipfs folder to an external device (such as: hard-disk, network drive, WD My book etc.)? This will help ...
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Syncing filled all my space, where is the data and how do I remove everything as clean as possible?

I'm running geth on a distant linux Ubuntu machine, I have a total of 12Gb disk space, I thought that would be enough, but it wasn't. I only had the minimal LAMP settings, I installed Geth with these ...
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CPU usage while GPU mining

I'm thinking about installing extra videocards for GPU mining on a LAMP server that I actually use for developing and/or cronjob events (such as backups and similar), so I'd like to ask if this setup ...
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Can Mist communicate (via IPC) with a geth instance running by other user?

I'm aware that Mist cannot connect to a geth node in another computer, but how about to a geth instance running in the same computer but under a different user? My goal would be to have Alice and Bob ...
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ethminer never seems to mine - repeated DAG generation

I've installed geth and ethminer to get started mining. I've got an Ubuntu 16.04 box with a couple Nvidia TitanX cards. When I fire up ethminer like so... ethminer --no-precompute -G --opencl-...
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Ethereum-Wallet-linux64-0-7-2 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS - sync completed, but the main UI don't shows up

I'm trying to run Ethereum-Wallet-linux64-0-7-2 on a fresh Ubuntu 16.04 LTS installation - block sync completed successfully, but the main UI don't shows up. I assume that's because 16.04 is released ...
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How can I specify an external harddrive as the download target for the Mist blockchain in Ubuntu?

How can I specify an external harddrive as the download target for the Mist blockchain? Hi there, I am using Linux Ubuntu 15.10 My harddrive is quite full and I need to download the whole Mist ...
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Syntax highlighting for Solidity VS Code extension not working on linux

Even if the extension installation completes correctly, syntax highlighting does not work.
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What's the difference between EthOS and GenEthOs?

Both are mining distributions for Ether. GenEthOs is free, EthOs is not. Both are based on Ubunut. What's the difference between EthOS and GenEthOs?
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Which is the best (most H/s) open source NVidia driver for Linux (any distro)

I have tested my GTX 860M on Arch Linux with two diffrent drivers, but the diffrence is insignifiant (<0.3 MH/s). Is there a specific combo of NVidia driver + Linux Distro that gets most out of a ...
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What's the advantage of EthOS over Ubuntu or Windows mining?

What exactly is the EthOs Distro? As far as I understand it's an ethereum-dedicated linux. Why should someone want to use it? What's the advantage of EthOS over Ubuntu or Windows? What are the ...
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How to update Geth on Ubuntu without using the PPA

I originally downloaded Geth using the instructions on the original (read: old) Ethereum homepage, using a curl command in a Bash one-liner. I now want to update to a version that will support ...
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cpp-ethereum (Homestead) starts resyncing blockchain

I just installed cpp-ethereum 1.2.2 in order to upgrade to Homestead. When eth is started it begins to re-sync the blockchain from block 1, while the whole blockchain is already on my machine. Is ...