We reduced number of confirmations in BTCP pool to 5. It is recommended to create a startup ubuntu bitcoin miner to simplify mining. Use the example script files below as a starting point. These examples are with an example wallet address and example worker name both of these should be changed.
Monero is a secure, untraceable and resilient digital currency. We believe it is the successor to Bitcoin. Monero using consumer CPU and GPU hardware. Visit our How to mine Monero with GPU guide if you are rather interested to mine Monero using GPU instead. If you would like to know how much can you earn by mining Monero then use our Monero mining calculator. Before you begin mining Monero Follow our tutorial for creating a Monero wallet. Then choose a mining pool from the list below.
Windows GUI for the popular Wolf CPU miner. Download the zip file here, and unzip it. Monero wallet address were you would like to be paid for your mining. Mining Monero on Ubuntu 14 and above Remember to replace WALLET_ADDRESS_HERE with your own Monero wallet’s public address. The “-t 3” option determines how many of your CPU threads will be used for mining. It will tell you how much you have earned, and how much has been paid out so far.
Note that each mining pool has a payment threshold, which saves on transaction fees by only paying out once you have mined a certain amount of Monero. Be prepared for it to take days or weeks to receive your first payment, depending on the speed of your computer hardware. Note that with some pools, your Hash Rate will be reported as zero for most of the time, until you suddenly submit a ‘share’ to the pool from your mining efforts. You will temporarily see your Hash Rate reported, after which it will return to zero. This is normal for some pools, and you do not need to worry that something is not working correctly. As long as after a while you see the “total hashes submitted” figure increase, then your mining setup is working. Send feedback, corrections or suggestions to hellomonero.