Isracoin - The Israeli Cryptocurrency
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Isracoin [ISR] Integration/Staging Tree


What is Isracoin?

Isracoin is the Israeli Cryptocurrency, based on Litecoin (scrypt).



Irc: #isracoin on freenode

Hebrew resources

Hebrew Forums:!forum/mainPage

Facebook group


Developers are encouraged to create tools for Isracoin to support the adoption of Isracoin in Israel, and around the world. Such software, e.g. for payments, will help Israeli start using the currency in their daily lives.

Interested in helping out? Please email or open an isue in the Github Tracker.


Isracoin is released under the terms of the MIT license. See COPYING for more information or see

Development and contributions

Developers work in their own trees, then submit pull requests when they think their feature or bug fix is ready.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much Isracoin can exist?

The maximum quantity of Isracoin is 4.8 billion, with a 10% premine for distribution to Israeli citizens and businesses. For details about the distribution plan please visit our website. 1 Minute Block Targets and 1 minute DigiShield diff retargeting mechanism. Current reward per block: 50ISR (to be halved in 3 years from launch).

To compile Isracoin:

Linux (Debian / Ubuntu):

sudo apt-get install build-essential \
                     libssl-dev \
                     libdb5.1++-dev \
                     libboost-all-dev \
                     libqrencode-dev \

cd src/
make -f makefile.unix USE_UPNP=1 USE_IPV6=1 USE_QRCODE=1

for more information See Linux build instructions


See windows build instructions

Mac OS X

See OS X build instructions

More Information

RPC: 21947
P2P: 21948
Total coins: 4.8 billion
50 coins per block
Block every 1 minute
1 minute DigiShield diff retargeting mechanism
Coins mature after 260 blocks