The Rock64 has a Quad-Core ARM Cortex a53 64-bit that you could easily be used to catch few more $DGB

Digibyte wants to bring back CPU mining implementing RandomX lowering more the barrier to mine Digibyte and get started without any kind of “commitment”. Be ready and prepare your ARM device to grab few more $DGB!

In one of the last stories we learned how to install your Rock64 and how to create a DigiByte Full node with a Rock64. Now you’re standing with this brand new node and wondering if you could make it mine some $DGB? Or simply, you just own a Rock64 and are wondering why it wouldn’t mine a bit, yes every coin count! …


A quick and dirty cheat sheet for Ethereum development on MacOS to win your deployments

The other day, I wanted to help a friend to start his Ethereum development Environment on MacOS and I didn’t remember how much little stuff you need to install to make it work.

So here is my small Cheat Sheet to start his Ethereum development Environment on MacOS

It’s missing few things for now, but I’ll add them soon.
Don’t hesitate to tell me what to improve!

Homebrew

Homebrew is a packages manager for MacOS. It installs the stuff you need that Apple (or your Linux system) didn’t.

$ /bin/bash -c “$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install.sh)"

NodeJS

NodeJS is a server-side JavaScript plateform (that…


During one of my project working with Ignition SCADA by Inductive Automation, and using it with MySql to store its data, I had to find a way to create views for external reporting that would dynamically integrate the new monthly automatically created tables of data byIgnition.

Not very clear at the first read, let me explain: the design of Ignition makes it store its data in multiple specific tables and each month it creates new tables from these specific tables for the current month. …


Fancy to know how to export your newly exported CSV file from PostgreSQL and upload it to a SFTP server? Here is a small step by step guide.

From the source server

Connect with through an SSH connection to the source server with a user that is able to connect to the PostgreSQL server.

First I recommend that you install the sshpass package, it will help you to send your password in the command. Using an admin account just use:

apt-get install sshpass

First we connect to the postgres account

sudo -i -u postgres

First, let’s try to connect with the ssh command to…


In one of the last stories we learned how to create a DigiByte Full node with a Rock64. Now you’re standing with this brand new node and wondering if you could make it mine some $DGB? Or simply, you just own a Rock64 and are wondering why it wouldn’t mine a bit, yes every coin count! Here is a small step by step guide.

The Rock64 has a Quad-Core ARM Cortex a53 64-bit that you could easily be used to catch few more $DGB

CPU mining are you serious?

Why not? The Rock64 is powered by a Quad-Core ARM Cortex A53 64-Bit Processor, you have this amazing bit of technology just sleeping in this small box next to you. …


In need to remote control your Rock64’s desktop? Here is a small step by step guide based on a Rock64 running on Armbian Debian 5.65.

How to install VNC and connect to it through a secure SSH tunnel?

Before continuing be sure to be a sudoer, that means that the user you’re using has the sudo privilege.

Installing the VNC server

First of all we’ll update the packages, install all the dependencies and install the VNC server:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install xfce4 xfce4-goodies xorg dbus-x11 x11-xserver-utils
sudo apt-get install tigervnc-standalone-server tigervnc-common

Once the VNC server has been installed, we need to set up the password for the future connection. …


New to mining crypto-money or just fancy to run the smallest DigiByte Scrypt mining rig? Dont’ go any further, here is the ultimate step by step guide.

What is Digibyte and why would I mine it?

DigiByte is at the same time a decentralized blockchain and a cryptocurrency (DGB). It is not specifically limited to being cash, but it excels at it.

Basically it has been created in 2014 on the same blockchain technology that Bitcoin (UTXO), but it has improved a lot since. Using DigiByte let’s you have fast, reliable and secure payments, and with lost cost transaction fees.

To increase security DigiByte let people mine it with…


Fancy to create the most low-cost 64-Bit DigiByte Node, Full Node? Here is a small step by step guide.

The Rock64 Single Board Computer and a metallic casing

Will you host a Private or a Public DigiByte Node?

Depending on how you want to connect your Rock64, you’ll have a private or a public node. The only difference between these two are if your firewall or your router is preventing other DigiByte users from discovering your node.

Anyway if you are not ready to let people connecting to your node, you are still helping the DigiByte network as you are keeping a copy of the blockchain.

How to buy the right hardware?

This guide is based on using a Rock64 with 4GB RAM from Pine64…

David Léonard

IT Guru • Defender against the Digital Dark Arts🛡 • Blockchain Advocate 🔑️. https://xn--l9hygo898lbsb.y.at

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