How To Build A Litecoin Miner - CoinAxis

How To Build A Litecoin Miner - CoinAxis

How to build a litecoin miner

This tutorial will be broken down into a good, better, best scenario.  With any type of crypto-currency mining, there are several hardware combinations to choose from.  This can be frustrating, depending on what your long term goals are, and what type of miner you want to be.  There are a few questions you must ask yourself before you begin.

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Guest — Thomas Greene
I was wondering if you could install 3x 280x with the cooler master xb and extreme3 990x motherboard.
Tuesday, 14 January 2014 11:55
Michael
Thomas: You could install 3 280x's into the HAF & Extreme3 mobo; however, they will be VERY hot, and I wouldn't recommend it. Tw... Read More
Wednesday, 15 January 2014 05:33
Guest — LTC Miner
Hi Michael, thank you for this post, this is the best guide and setup I have read online so far after extensive research to add an... Read More
Saturday, 18 January 2014 19:36
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How to Configure Cgminer for Bitcoin-Litecoin (Linux)

How to Configure Cgminer for Bitcoin-Litecoin (Linux)

How to configure Cgminer to mine bitcoin, and litecoin.

This seems to be a popular issue with mining crypto-currencies.  There are many nuances to get your mining configuration correct, and running stable.  Much of this is found by trial and error, because everyone's system is different.  Not to mention, each GPU has it's own personality, two identical gigabyte 7970 GPU's may behave quite differently.  Then, to make things more complex is the nature of the types of coins you are mining.  Mining bitcoin, is different than mining litecoin.  Cgminer will need to be configured properly for each coin network.

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Guest — Maks
Wgat bios version your Graphics card has?
Friday, 22 November 2013 15:13
Guest — goblin
Hi there, i used your tutorial and i get the miner to work somehow. I also have 2x HD7970 Saphire DualX. The only problem is i ca... Read More
Wednesday, 29 January 2014 20:04
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