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November 11, 2010, 11:52:28 AM
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Can wallet.dat copies be used by several miners on different computers to get all generated bitcoins to a single wallet?
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November 11, 2010, 11:57:16 AM
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That's not possible, as new keys are added to the wallet with each generated block. Use the the RPC interface to send coins to a single wallet.
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November 11, 2010, 01:20:30 PM
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well, you could use a single (getwork-patched) bitcoin-node and connect multiple miners to it.
works well with gpu-miners, although it eats some mhashes, not sure about cpus.

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November 11, 2010, 02:45:09 PM
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You could modify Bitcoin so that they all use the same key for generation transactions.

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