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Ethereum Blockchain Mine only when there is a transaction
var mining_threads = 1
function checkWork() {
if (eth.getBlock("pending").transactions.length > 0) {
if (eth.mining) return;
console.log("== Pending transactions! Mining...");
miner.start(mining_threads);
} else {
miner.stop(0); // This param means nothing
console.log("== No transactions! Mining stopped.");
}
}
eth.filter("latest", function(err, block) { checkWork(); });
eth.filter("pending", function(err, block) { checkWork(); });
checkWork();
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