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CPU Mining Guide

by: https://twitter.com/mxjmpbean

Getting Started:

  • Download cpuminer-multi v1.3.1 from https://github.com/tpruvot/cpuminer-multi/releases or our mining software page here.
  • *note: Not Maxcoin Repo
  • Unpack the downloaded file
  • In the unpacked directory, you will find 4 files: 3 exe and 1 bat.
  • Edit the file RUN-TimeTravel.bat to accommodate your hardware and mining pool.
  • Edit RUN-TimeTravel.bat Syntax:
cpuminer-gw64-corei7 -a keccak -o stratum+tcp://pool_address:port -u your_pool_username.your_miner -p x

With MiningPoolHub:

  • Address: hub.miningpoolhub.com
  • Port: 12003
  • Replace the username and worker from your created account. Example:
    cpuminer-gw64-corei7 -a keccak -o stratum+tcp://hub.miningpoolhub.com:12003 -u user.worker -p x
  • Save and run .bat file.

With Mineblocks:

  • Address: stratum.mineblocks.co.uk
  • Port: 3027, Diff: 0.1
  • Port: 3028, Diff: 32
  • Replace the username with your wallet address.
  • Example:
    cpuminer-gw64-corei7 -a keccak -o stratum+tcp://stratum.mineblocks.co.uk:3027 -u mSpcDussPDMPSZAE5NzNLmerwdiDDiZ9nq -p x
  • Save and run .bat file.

Special Notes:

  • Most modern CPUs will use cpuminer-gw64-corei7.exe (default in bat file)
  • Just replace the pool address and port for your favorite pool:
  • Happy mining!
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