Skip to content
master
Go to file
Code

Latest commit

 

Git stats

Files

Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
Type
Name
Latest commit message
Commit time
 
 
src
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

README.md

Kobocoin

A micropayment system and digitial currency similar to Bitcoin.

Kobocoin is PoS, optimised for mobile phone usage, and has an African heritage.

  • Ticker : KOBO
  • RPC Port : 3341
  • P2P Port : 9011
  • Algorithm : X15 PoW/PoS
  • PoS Started on block 43,200 (PoW end - 25th February, 2015)
  • Approx number of coins in circulation after PoW end : 23,500,000
  • Max Coins : 350,000,000
  • PoS currency growth per year : 10%
  • Max stake age : No max
  • Min stake age : 24 hrs
  • Timing of block (in seconds) : 60
  • Coins per Block : 1,000
  • 50 confirmations required for mined blocks
  • No ICO, premine, or instamine
  • Based on Bitcon 0.7

Building Kobocoind (daemon) and kobocoin-qt (wallet/GUI)

1. Install dependencies and download source code

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install qt4-qmake libqt4-dev build-essential libssl-dev libdb++-dev libminiupnpc-dev libqrencode-dev git libboost-all-dev
git clone git://github.com/kobocoin/Kobocoin
sudo chmod -R 775 Kobocoin

(CentOS: sudo yum install qrencode.x86_64 PyQt4-devel.x86_64 openssl-devel.x86_64 miniupnpc-devel.x86_64 gcc gcc-c++ kernel-devel make boost-devel libdb-cxx-devel.x86_64)

2. Build Kobocoind (daemon)

goto <installDirectory>/Kobocoin/src/
cp makefile.unix Makefile
make
strip Kobocoind

(CentOS: make USE_UPNP=-)

3. Build kobocoin-qt (wallet/GUI)

goto <installDirectory>/Kobocoin/
qmake
make
strip kobocoin-qt

About

Kobocoin is an African peer-to-peer micropayment system and digital currency similar to Bitcoin.

Topics

Resources

License

Packages

No packages published
You can’t perform that action at this time.