Tutorial – Mine for blocks with Microsoft Windows or Linux Daemon.
Solo mining is highly encouraged as it helps to decentralize the Network. Who knows, you just might wake up to see a block discovery.
Mine for blocks with your Windows wallet and the following instructions.
Open File Explorer and go to your downloads directory.
Extract the zip file galleoncoin-qt-windows.zip
Open “Run” with the keyboard shortcut winkey + r.
Enter the following text behind “Open”: notepad
Press on the button “OK”.
Paste the conf file with official node addresses into notepad:
Click on the menu item “File” -> “Save As…”.
The open dialog box will appear, click on “Save as type” and select the option “All Files (*.*)”.
Enter the following text behind “File name”: galleoncoin.conf. Remember to reebot your wallet any time you make changes to this file.
Click on the menu bar, type the following text %appdata% and press on the enter key. enter
Create the folder Galleoncoin and open the folder.
Press on the button “Save”.
Open your wallet.
Go to Tools -> Debug console.
This is the console where you execute RPC commands.
Type the following command, to mine your first block:
setgenerate true -1
To solo mine with Linux, simply follow the instructions to set up a linux node.
Then, once the blockchain is fully synced,
galleoncoin-cli setgenerate true -1
For less intense resource use, use -3 or -5.