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Install Bitcoind Ubuntu
** Add repository and install bitcoind **
sudo apt-get install build-essential
sudo apt-get install libtool autotools-dev autoconf
sudo apt-get install libssl-dev
sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install bitcoind
mkdir ~/.bitcoin/ && cd ~/.bitcoin/
nano bitcoind.conf
** Add config to bitcoin.conf file **
rpcuser=username
rpcpassword=password
testnet=1
rpcport=8332
rpcallowip=127.0.0.1
rpcallowip=195.154.11.93
server=1
** Start bitcoind **
bitcoind &
** If bitcoind is already started **
ps -e | grep bitcoin // returns pid
kill -9 <pid>
bitcoind &
** Test bitcoind is running and working **
bitcoin-cli getinfo
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fsdevblog commented Dec 17, 2017

** Start bitcoind **
bitcoind &

it will be more correct:
bitcoind --daemon

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molxyz commented Feb 3, 2018

Hi, does this version of bitcoin have ZMQ installed?

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rikkamirra commented Sep 27, 2018

nano bitcoind.conf

should be bitcoin.conf

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poseidon-j commented Oct 8, 2018

195.154.11.93 is this bitcoind server ip??

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Goosie commented Oct 11, 2018

bitcoin-cli getinfo should be bitcoin-cli getblockchaininfo or bitcoin-cli getblockcount

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jes-alpha commented Oct 14, 2018

a small script to view the progress while downloading the blocks:
echo `bitcoin-cli getblockcount 2>&1`/`wget -O - http://blockchain.info/q/getblockcount 2>/dev/null`

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varshakhandre14 commented Dec 19, 2018

I follow above commands to install bitcoind. But when I type command bitcoind its giving error " bitcoind: command not found"

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wafflemakr commented Jan 17, 2019

I follow above commands to install bitcoind. But when I type command bitcoind its giving error " bitcoind: command not found"

use bitcoin-cli

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andreyselin commented Mar 30, 2019

bitcoin.conf, not bitcoind.conf

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