Tag: mining-pools

152 What are bitcoin miners really solving? 2013-02-28T17:53:44.590

43 What is a share? Can I find it while mining solo, or only when pool mining? 2011-10-13T15:40:25.280

42 What prevents a pool miner from stealing an entire block? 2013-05-08T05:40:45.980

39 How is block-solution-withholding a threat to mining pools? 2011-10-03T02:37:26.310

38 What are stale shares and what can I do to avoid them? 2011-10-07T22:09:10.970

37 What are the bandwidth requirements of a mining rig? 2011-09-01T13:18:44.197

33 Do mining pools centralize the Bitcoin network and make it less secure? 2011-08-31T18:59:44.053

26 What is pool hopping? 2012-10-16T16:30:27.590

25 How can I start my own mining pool? 2011-09-02T15:58:29.657

20 How can one embed custom data in block headers? 2011-08-30T21:22:33.277

19 Solo Mining vs Pool Mining for users with high computing power 2011-09-05T19:17:30.207

18 What is a good mining pool/payout model for infrequent mining? 2011-09-01T15:48:46.693

18 What is the format of the coinbase transaction? 2014-01-17T09:01:12.707

17 How can P2Pool charge a fee? 2011-08-31T08:20:01.333

16 What is a block withholding attack? 2012-10-03T09:08:25.223

15 What is a Mining Pool, what is it good for? 2011-08-30T23:10:45.937

15 What is NTime rolling/nonce range? And what miners support it? 2011-10-11T17:44:28.493

14 Eligius pool and 'generated' bitcoins 2011-08-31T01:32:42.637

14 Does any pool accept higher-fee transactions of a double spend, instead of the earlier one? 2012-05-10T11:45:29.937

14 What is the P2Pool? 2012-05-10T21:36:47.437

14 Mining pool hashrate effect on a miner's income 2013-05-09T15:37:27.997

14 How do mining pools work? 2014-02-07T03:58:37.160

13 Colluding miners attack: Is the Bitcoin protocol compromised? 2013-11-04T16:17:44.070

13 What would be required to disincentivize mining pools? 2014-06-13T23:03:03.730

12 Why do namecoins have any value? 2011-11-19T12:02:05.660

12 Work distribution in a mining pool 2015-05-07T06:43:41.990

11 What are the problems with naive pool sharing mechanisms? 2011-09-02T20:23:20.223

11 Mining pool performance optimization 2011-11-08T13:03:50.370

11 CPU Mining with a large EC2 cluster - worth the effort? 2011-12-07T16:03:56.620

11 Detecting dishonest merged-mining pool 2012-04-05T21:30:24.507

11 DDoS on big mining pools: a quick way to 51%? 2013-04-16T19:55:28.837

11 Why does Antpool mine so many empty blocks? 2016-12-14T09:13:04.347

10 What are acausal blocks? 2011-10-13T19:58:23.323

10 How to choose the most profitable pool? 2011-11-14T12:16:36.563

10 What is an explanation of the P2SH voting in layman's terms? 2012-01-25T23:50:37.607

10 What are some reasons that a rational miner won't switch to P2Pool? 2012-01-26T10:28:40.293

10 Why can't mining pools provide fake transactions within the generated blocks? 2018-06-11T04:00:16.347

9 How do I find the hash "market share" of P2Pool? 2011-08-31T08:20:57.963

9 Where can I find a graph of the current size of mining pools? 2011-09-01T22:10:19.013

9 How do I keep my miners from doing duplicate work? 2011-10-05T22:19:39.240

9 What options are there to combine mining over multiple computers? 2011-10-16T03:10:17.330

9 Pool Hopping Math 2011-10-18T17:42:03.453

9 Is there a list of mining pools' Bitcoin nodes IPs? 2012-05-10T12:10:53.123

9 Are there any C# Bitcoin libraries and/or mining pool software packages? 2012-12-18T23:41:47.000

9 How do I set up a mining pool server? 2013-01-08T02:03:14.137

9 Why do pools get so often DDoS attacked? 2013-05-14T19:45:35.703

9 How to find a BTC/BCC mining node with modified software? 2017-10-31T13:39:03.297

8 Is the proposed "Miner Promise" method of accepting 0-confirmation transactions safe? 2012-02-02T05:16:10.933

8 Mining behind a proxy and restrictive firewall (only http ports allowed) - possible? 2012-06-20T21:52:27.847

8 What do all of the items in the output from p2pool mean? 2012-08-15T14:57:38.877

8 How was the blockchain's "hard fork" automatically resolved? 2013-03-12T11:42:49.823

8 Mining on Mac OSX 2013-03-28T20:08:15.787

8 Merchant tool that will dynamically adjust the # of required confirmations based on network hashrate data 2016-05-21T20:20:10.257

7 Can an SMPPS (Shared Maximum Pay Per Share) pool be hopped? 2011-10-13T18:21:43.140

7 Which is better back-end mining pool? 2011-12-12T02:55:43.500

7 Why do mining pools require 120 confirms for a solved block before payout? 2012-04-21T19:52:04.580

7 What are the most notable attacks on pools? 2012-05-02T14:11:28.197

7 Which pools offer payouts via generation? (Eligius-style payouts) 2012-06-18T18:06:08.350

7 How much is a mining pool share worth on average? 2012-11-27T04:05:59.050

7 When a mining pool pays out to the workers, why does it not just cache the transaction and then pay zero fees on its next successful block? 2013-03-04T14:59:19.093

7 Why is my p2pool share not payed out? 2013-08-20T19:01:54.153

7 How do mining pools distribute work effectively? 2013-08-27T12:13:15.180

7 Does GHashIO already have above 51% hashrate? 2014-06-19T00:53:58.790

7 How is it that concurrent miners do not subvert each other's work? 2015-01-21T17:47:39.917

7 segregated witness adoption 2016-05-21T05:17:33.800

6 What is the standard protocol for pools/miners? 2011-10-01T19:14:05.220

6 Why does the BFL Single produce ~50% stales with P2Pool? 2012-03-26T11:40:52.653

6 Do any pools discriminate against some transactions? 2012-04-09T15:08:27.320

6 How do mining pools figure out the hashing speed of the connected miners? 2012-05-10T14:08:57.883

6 Mining pool software for home use 2012-06-03T19:52:41.613

6 Can I run p2pool with a thin bitcoin client? 2012-06-06T10:31:03.870

6 How to setup pushpool? 2012-07-29T14:26:17.823

6 How do I send a transaction directly to a miner or pool for processing? 2012-11-13T08:20:39.020

6 How do I generate coins on testnet? CPU, GPU, FPGA? Are there pools? 2012-12-13T21:37:38.723

6 Example accepted getwork function input and output? 2012-12-15T21:41:30.587

6 How do pool operators do their hashing? 2013-04-28T19:45:39.283

6 GUIMiner won't start mining on Slush's pool 2013-05-26T11:09:25.947

6 Cheating on pooled mining 2013-06-10T06:35:26.660

6 Why should I use multiple workers? 2013-07-09T17:10:52.033

6 Could Hadoop be used as a mining pool architecture? 2013-07-27T13:05:49.387

6 What's the formula giving the % of succesfully maliciously messing the blockchain? 2014-01-13T02:42:51.887

5 Port forwarding for pooled mining? 2011-10-07T14:12:11.473

5 Are there any mining pools operating on the Testnet? 2012-01-03T08:24:44.913

5 How much anonymity do mining pools provide? 2012-01-10T21:13:22.963

5 How does one mine Namecoins? 2012-01-10T21:18:34.423

5 Is P2Pool vulnerable to pool hopping? 2012-01-16T21:32:25.623

5 Getwork - can the miner increment timestamp? 2012-02-10T05:28:49.563

5 Pool mining through the TOR network? 2012-05-09T14:47:52.167

5 Unknown factor in bitcoin pool breakdown 2012-06-12T19:17:19.660

5 Is the "double geometric" payout method for pooled mining fair to part time miners? 2012-06-23T01:53:13.980

5 How to start pool mining in Linux 2012-07-16T14:05:17.300

5 What Pools operate on port 80 or 443? 2012-10-25T16:50:34.707

5 How to structure a Bitcoin charity miner? 2012-11-26T05:43:46.043

5 What is needed to create a pool with merged mining? 2012-12-06T07:04:49.833

5 mining with one client on multiple mining pool 2013-02-27T23:51:37.077

5 What's causing P2Pool's bad luck? 2013-03-13T13:34:04.553

5 CPU Mining: Optimal Number of Threads 2013-05-15T00:13:48.600

5 How many shares need to be mined before a block is released? 2013-05-29T10:48:01.290

5 What are the advantages and disadvantages of pooled mining? 2013-06-04T18:06:06.343