HyperBit is an alternate client for the Bitmessage network. This is a very early release and should mainly be used for testing.
If you have any questions or feature requests please join the
hyperbit channel (BM-2cUXYTknxwZgp47DKayzKwNfipQRQCmb2m). If you find any bugs be sure to report them here. I can also be reached at
The current version only supports channels (no person-to-person messages yet).
- Python 3.4.3 or later
- quamash (requires libffi)
- cryptography (requires OpenSSL)
Install Python 3.4.4 from https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-344/. Make sure to select "Add python.exe to Path".
Install the PyQt5 binary package from https://riverbankcomputing.com/software/pyqt/download5
Open a command prompt and run this command:
pip install quamash cryptography appdirs pysocks
If you receive a Windows Firewall notification, make sure to allow access.
Debian / Ubuntu
apt-get install python3-pip python3-pyqt5 libffi-dev libssl-dev pip3 install quamash cryptography appdirs pysocks
Not officially supported but should work if you install the dependencies first. If you figure out how to do please let me know and I'll happily add the instructions.