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by dnprod
Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: News
Topic: Software upate service
Replies: 7
Views: 1176

Re: Software upate service

The problem is still that this will notify you AFTER then change has occurred. You are still playing defense to recover. Warning is what you really want. Notification a week (or two) before the change happens. Probably doing both makes sense. before a major fork, new clients tend to appear on the n...
by dnprod
Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:15 am
Forum: News
Topic: Software upate service
Replies: 7
Views: 1176

Re: Software upate service

That's a great idea. But doesn't it provide those as a string, and since every daemon has a different string, there's no way to easily compare them? well, yes, there can be quite a bit of variation on how different coin clients identify themselves, but for the most part just extracting and looking ...
by dnprod
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Software upate service
Replies: 7
Views: 1176

Re: Software upate service

for wallets/daemons couldn't you have a script check each one with "getpeerinfo" and if it notices any peers with version numbers larger than the one you are running to bring to your attention?
by dnprod
Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Motherboard restart occurred again
Replies: 1
Views: 298

Re: Motherboard restart occurred again

put a scope on the power supply outputs. sometimes supplies go weird rather than simply die. there may be intermittent spikes on the DC outputs. or just change the supply anyway. does a janitor plug in a floor cleaning machine on a circuit on the same phase leg of the building power just before it f...
by dnprod
Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Prohashing to cover customer losses from Cryptopia hack
Replies: 5
Views: 2046

Re: Prohashing to cover customer losses from Cryptopia hack

i once suggested you set up a lawyer or accountant in canada to act as a 'canadian branch ofice address' for prohashing.com so you could take advantage of our quadrigacx.ca exchange fiat capabilities. it seems now a doubly good idea so you can use Novaexchange. Nova has such a nice big variety of al...
by dnprod
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Prohashing to cover customer losses from Cryptopia hack
Replies: 5
Views: 2046

Re: Prohashing to cover customer losses from Cryptopia hack

is cryptopia in new zealand where Big Vern went to hide? :)

but, wow. thats a big chunk of exchangeabilty gone.
by dnprod
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Status as of Friday, January 11, 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 584

Re: Status as of Friday, January 11, 2019

i know my miners connect without share submissions sometimes, depending on my priorities that day :) cgminer program allowes for 'quota' style mining, you can set a pool with zero quota to behave as a 'fallback' instead. but it appears cgminer connects right away and holds the connection just in cas...
by dnprod
Thu Jan 10, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: General cryptocurrency discussion
Topic: Ethereum Hard Fork?
Replies: 6
Views: 1661

Re: Ethereum Hard Fork?

and yet last night cryptopia sent out email advising us we probably should withdraw our ETH into wallets we know the private keys for...