p2pool VS p2pool-vtc

Compare p2pool vs p2pool-vtc and see what are their differences.


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p2pool p2pool-vtc
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  • Vertcoin Miners and Pools List
    5 projects | /r/vertcoin | 16 Sep 2022
    P2Pool (run your own) https://github.com/vertcoin-project/p2pool-vtc or select one from this list: stratum+tcp://ADDRESS
  • [Q] What is the latest P2Pool software to run a Vertcoin Node
    3 projects | /r/vertcoin | 16 Jun 2021
    You'll have to checkout this pull request: https://github.com/vertcoin-project/p2pool-vtc/pull/50
  • Anybody here from Iran?
    2 projects | /r/vertcoin | 7 Mar 2021
    Again I might be wrong but v.3.0.0 seems to support Verthash. https://github.com/vertcoin-project/p2pool-vtc/release
    2 projects | /r/vertcoin | 7 Mar 2021
    Quick and dirty: Grab Portable Python-2.7.17 x64.exe From https://sourceforge.net/projects/portable-python/files/Portable%20Python%202.7/ Run Portable Python-2.7.17 x64.exe extracting into a directory of your choice, I used c:\Temp\python Start cmd.exe and cd into "{install location}\Portable Python-2.7.17 x64" App\Python\python.exe -m pip install twisted git clone https://github.com/vertcoin-project/p2pool-vtc.git cd p2pool-vtc git checkout v3.0.0 copy verthash.pyd build on windows into p2pool-vtc directory copy verthash.dat into p2pool-vtc install vertcoind into p2pool-vtc vertcoin.conf in p2pool-vtc --- server=1 rpcuser=x rpcpassword=x dbcache=100 maxorphantx=10 maxmempool=50 prune=550 maxconnections=15 maxuploadtarget=500 --- create p2pool.bat file with: --- cd p2pool-vtc start vertcoind.exe --datadir=. ..\app\python\python.exe run_p2pool.py --net vertcoin x x vertcoin-cli.exe --datadir=. stop pause --- ]
  • Verthash P2Pool & Raspberry PI 4
    2 projects | /r/vertcoin | 20 Jan 2021
    P2Pool executables are not available yet. Check back closer to the fork. If you want to build it yourself, there is a pull request for testnet that you can check out on Github: https://github.com/vertcoin-project/p2pool-vtc/pull/37

What are some alternatives?

When comparing p2pool and p2pool-vtc you can also consider the following projects:

cpuminer-multi - crypto cpuminer (linux + windows)


verthash-pospace - A Verthash design that uses SHA3 and SpaceMint's Proof of Space random data file to create a high memory to oracle runtime ratio static memory-hard function

p2pool - Peer-to-peer Bitcoin mining pool