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Install Ethereum Wallet and Mist on Ubuntu 18.04

Hi I am new in Blockchain. I try to install Ethereum Wallet and Mist on Ubuntu 18.04 and I got error as below: Selecting previously unselected package ethereumwallet:i386. (Reading database ... ...
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loadScript returns undefined

I am using Ubuntu 20.04 for creating a private ethereum blockchain using geth. I am required to load the "Simple.abi" script present inside home/contract. But when I give the file-path in the ...
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How to install infura to a server runing ubuntu 16.04

Im setting up an exchange and came to the installation of ethereum using this document http://support.bitexchange.systems/support/articles/how-to-install-ethereum-in-your-server. The 'geth' command ...
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Ubuntu Mining RX570 4GB Claymore amd-gpu pro low hashrate

I've been able to get a much higher hashrate on other systems. These are the steps I've taken so far, getting ~ 17Mh/s. Description: Ubuntu 17.10 Kernel: 4.13.0-36-generic Install amdgpu-pro-17....
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Pushing process to background causes high kswapd0

I have a cpu-intensive process running on a raspberry pi that's executed by running a nodejs file. Running the first command (below) and then running the file on another tab works just fine. However ...
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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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Parity - Permission Denied, Cannot write version file

I am trying to run a Parity daemon. Here is my shell command: sudo parity --db-path . --port=20000 --ws-port=20001 --jsonrpc-port=20002 --jsonrpc-apis web3,parity,parity_accounts,personal,eth daemon ...
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Installing geth on Raspberry Pi 3 Ubuntu

I have followed the instructions on the following website (https://chainskills.com/2017/02/24/create-a-private-ethereum-blockchain-with-iot-devices-16/) to install geth Ethereum client on a Raspberry ...
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How do I uninstall ethereum-unstable from ubantu 17.10?

I want to install the stable version of ethereum. I have performed the below steps to download the unstable version of it. sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:ethereum/ethereum sudo apt-get update sudo ...
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Installing Web3 stuck on fetchMetadata: sill resolveWithNewModule http-https@1.0

I am trying to install web3 for ethereum but it keeps sticking on this fetchMetadata
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part of private blockchain disapear

I have a private blockchain, mined by one ec2 instance. When I restart the instance, significant part of the chain disappear with all transaction and contracts on it. How can I prevent this?
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Can some one suggest a method to know the incoming transactions in a nodes addresses?

I am trying to figure out a solution to find if there is any update in wallet address in my node i am using web3py.
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Why my geth system daemon not sync?

I've a machine with Ubuntu Server 16.04.4 LTS, the purpose of this machine is run a Geth process reachable by a web services. This is my "unit service": [Unit] Description=Ethereum go client [...
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Error in the truffle init command, quorum

i'm trying to truffle a project but each time it shows me this message, whereas, i'm sure i installed the truffle successfully. vagrant@ubuntu-xenial:~/quorum-examples$ cd project vagrant@ubuntu-...
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Testrpc on ubuntu

I have a .php website on my ubuntu virtual machine. I want to start the testrpc in this machine, so I can interract with my smartcontract with this web interface. Is this possible?
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Parity IPC direct connect

Before Parity I used Geth, and made requests like: echo '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"eth_getBlockByNumber","params":["latest", false],"id":1}' | nc -NU geth.ipc and It worked! In Parity v2.7.2 and ...
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Geth mining stuck: Commit new mining work on Ubuntu instance

I have an Ubuntu instance running on aws ec2. I'm currently using Ubuntu server ec2 instance with the configuration as: 1 vCPU, 2.5 GHz, Intel Xeon Family, 1 GiB memory. I'm running my Geth on this ...
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Send payment from wallet using web3

How can i send payments from my ubuntu ethereum node to any address? Is there any working example, that may help me to get this done? CODE EDITED var Web3 = require('web3'); var Tx = require('...
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How can I run go-ethereum as daemon process on Ubuntu?

The Installation Instructions for Ubuntu suggest running geth from the command line, how can I run it as daemon process / service on Ubuntu?
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Cannot start mining work in Geth

Whenever I start the private network using the command below, geth --identity "miner" --networkid 4002 --datadir data --nodiscover --mine --rpc --rpcport "8545" --port "8191" --unlock 0 --password ...
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How to install Parity on Ubuntu?

I am new in Linux Ubuntu and I want to install Parity UI to add an enode. For this, I need to install Parity on Ubuntu. Is there any commands for this? And where can I download its executable file?
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Error when trying to open Ganache on Ubuntu: archive type not supported

After downloading a fresh copy of the latest Ganache and double click to run it, the following error is shown: archive type not supported Versions Ubuntu: 16 and 17 All Ganache versions: for ...
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Ubuntu 18 ethminer No GPU device with sufficient memory was found

I get :- m 19:25:18 ethminer ethminer 0.17.1 m 19:25:18 ethminer Build: linux/release No GPU device with sufficient memory was found adding --opencl-platform 1 just gives m 19:27:36 ethminer ...
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Minimum theoretical hardware requirement for geth

Is there any theoretical requirement for RAM, storage size etc. when I run geth? I mean the real necessary hardware required to get geth running at the very least, but not the optimal or profitable ...
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Ethereum private network on docker

I am trying to create a private network on docker such that each geth node in the network is run on a docker container. I followed this git hub blog :https://gist.github.com/fishbullet/...
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What does this Truffle onConnect error mean?

I've been following a tutorial to set up a simple voting application just for experimentation purposes but after installing truffle, it seems it won't connect. Heres the error I'm getting when I try ...
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go-ethereum as daemon process / service on Ubuntu with Toml file

Created Daemon process from the Link The parameter in the config.toml Configuration file is not working in the System Service and geth configuration is working with default configuration. [Service] ...
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How to check currently installed web3 version?

How to check installed web3 version with command line terminal?
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geth does not sync out of the box

I have a fresh new installation of Ubuntu 16.04 and I've followed manual to setup geth sudo apt-get install software-properties-common sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:ethereum/ethereum sudo add-apt-...
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Insall web3 on Ubuntu 16.04

I am trying to install web3 on ubuntu 16.04 vm and I get the below error. npm WARN deprecated fs-promise@2.0.3: Use mz or fs-extra^3.0 with Promise Support npm WARN deprecated tar.gz@1.0.7: ⚠️ ...
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geth keeps failing to sync past a certain point

January is almost done, and so my first test of Ethereum. The first 2 weeks I was doing pool mining, and I must say it worked really easy. About a week ago I decided to do the Solo mining thing, and I ...
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'curl: no URL specified!' Installing Parity on AWS (Ubuntu)

The accepted answer found here does not seem to work for me: https://ethereum.stackexchange.com/a/46926/11266 I created an EC2 instance of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (HVM) $ bash <(curl https://get.parity....
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How to install a Ethereum Classic Geth Client?

I was trying to install Go-Ethereum Classic in Ubuntu(VM) using the following guide https://github.com/ethereumproject/go-ethereum I followed the steps as per the guide and all went fine till $ ...
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Getting no space left on device while running geth --datadir ./datadir console

I am following this tutorial and while running below command. geth --datadir ./datadir console It ran for 15 hours and then returned below error. INFO [08-31|09:54:13.343] Imported new state ...
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Update Parity Node Installation

I have 3 nodes, all in Ubuntu 16.04 that I have to upgrade. To install the node, I downloaded the latest stable version from https://www.parity.io/ and then did: wget wget [LINK_FROM_PARITY] sudo ...
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Ubuntu 16.04: Truffle: command not found

I installed the truffle on my Ubuntu machine and it installed successfully but when i am trying to execute truffle commands it is saying; truffle: command not found I tried the solution mentioned in ...
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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 add an enode with Ubuntu and Parity UI?

I have a problem of parity syncing and some one suggest me to use an enode as follows : enode://...
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No balance after a few days of ETH mining

Ive been mining for 1 day and i still have 0 ETH. I am running a GTX 970 and getting 17 MH/s but after running it for a full 24 hours I got nothing. I've been using MinerGate and running it on a ...
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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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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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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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geth gets stuck at IPC endpoint opened

So I just [FEB 12, 2018] spun up an Ubuntu 16.04 VM and installed geth using the ppa. geth version Geth Version: 1.7.3-stable Git Commit: 4bb3c89d44e372e6a9ab85a8be0c9345265c763a ...
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Geth RPC running but cannot connect in Web3 nodejs

Wracking my brains here, geth is running the RPC as expected but I can't connect to it with web3 I'm running like so: geth --rpc --rpccorsdomain "*" --rpcapi "eth,web3" I'm running this in screen ...
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How to upgrade geth and mist in Ubuntu?

I set up a Ubuntu laptop specifically to install Geth/Mist 0.5.2 and have not upgraded since. I want to upgrade to 0.8.1 but need some direction. Am happy to work from terminal, but don't have enough ...
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How come my geth require to sync blocks from beginning after update to geth 1.4.12

I was running geth under a user call 'ethereum' with this command: geth --datadir=/home/ethereum/.ethereum It was up to date until today there have a quickfix on geth so I compiled the source code ...
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Error while connecting mist on private net [duplicate]

I want to connect the mist private net on ubuntu 16.04 step that i am doing to connect mist on private net are below: create privatenet folder into ~.ethereum folder(which is into my Home folder). ...
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Error while opening Mist on ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I want to connect mist on my private net however it give error of already connect but there is no connect there. Please advise me how to resolve the issue. Note:- Please see the attached error screen ...
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Unable to launch ethconsole with eth (cpp-ethereum) (Ubuntu 14.04)

I successfully launched a node. Everything works fine, even GPU mining. Except I'm unable to connect with ethconsole, as I get an error message : $ethconsole Connecting to node at /home/user/....
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How to check the hashrate per GPU running Ubuntu nvOC

Running nvOC with 9 1070 GTX GPUs. First time I set it up the hash-rate was 270 (Mining Eth) which make sence, however, it dropped to 240. All the GPUs still running, I am new to this and I was ...