What is Noir?
Noir is the implementation of the Sigma Protocol guaranteeing true financial anonymity.
- 2.5 minute block target
- No hardcap
- 2.2 coins per block as subsidy
For more information, as well as an immediately useable, binary version of the noir client sofware, see https://github.com/noirofficial/noir/releases.
Noir is released under the terms of the MIT license. See
COPYING for more
information or see http://opensource.org/licenses/MIT.
Developers work in their own trees, then submit pull requests when they think their feature or bug fix is ready.
If it is a simple/trivial/non-controversial change, then one of the Noir development team members simply pulls it.
If it is a more complicated or potentially controversial change, then the patch submitter will be asked to start a discussion (if they haven't already) on the Discord.
The patch will be accepted if there is broad consensus that it is a good thing.
Developers should expect to rework and resubmit patches if the code doesn't
match the project's coding conventions (see
doc/coding.txt) or are
master branch is regularly built and tested, but is not guaranteed to be
completely stable. Tags are created
regularly to indicate new official, stable release versions of Noir.
Linux Build Instructions and Notes
sudo apt-get update
Install required packagages
sudo apt-get install build-essential libtool autotools-dev automake pkg-config libssl-dev libevent-dev bsdmainutils libboost-all-dev
Install Berkeley DB 4.8
sudo apt-get install software-properties-common sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install libdb4.8-dev libdb4.8++-dev
Install QT 5
sudo apt-get install libminiupnpc-dev libzmq3-dev sudo apt-get install libqt5gui5 libqt5core5a libqt5dbus5 qttools5-dev qttools5-dev-tools libprotobuf-dev protobuf-compiler libqrencode-dev
Clone the source:
git clone https://github.com/noirofficial/noir
Configure and build the headless noir binaries as well as the GUI (if Qt is found).
You can disable the GUI build by passing
./autogen.sh ./configure make
It is recommended to build and run the unit tests:
Mac OS X Build Instructions and Notes
See doc/build-osx.md for instructions on building on Mac OS X.
Windows (64/32 bit) Build Instructions and Notes
See doc/build-windows.md for instructions on building on Windows 64/32 bit.
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