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Author Topic: [4+ EH] Slush Pool (slushpool.com); Overt AsicBoost; World First Mining Pool  (Read 4343059 times)
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March 20, 2014, 03:20:41 PM
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TO SLUSH:

I hope you still check out this thread every now and then.

I have a few requests for the stats page. Can you add the following data points?:

  • Average time to solve a block
  • Average BTC rewarded per block
  • After the 25 or so on the main page, there could be a link to a CSV file that you update daily and contains the whole last month or three months or even a year.

Thanks. I appreciate your work for the pool and even more so for Bitcoin and its users.
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March 20, 2014, 04:12:45 PM
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if i am not mistaken slush is averaging approx 30 block hits a week, that seems about the normal,

if anyone knows better please give in your reply......
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March 20, 2014, 06:58:01 PM
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if i am not mistaken slush is averaging approx 30 block hits a week, that seems about the normal,

if anyone knows better please give in your reply......

30 or more a week is about right. either way it averages out to like .01% more than the other bigger pools.
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March 20, 2014, 07:26:39 PM
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if i am not mistaken slush is averaging approx 30 block hits a week, that seems about the normal,

if anyone knows better please give in your reply......

30 or more a week is about right. either way it averages out to like .01% more than the other bigger pools.

Last 7 days     : 35 blocks
7 days before  : 42 blocks
7 days before  : 29 blocks
7 days before  : 34 blocks

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March 20, 2014, 09:04:48 PM
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yeah good stats spot on right.......at least we get decent reward points towards a bitcoin

unlike the big boys with 6 p/th....
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March 20, 2014, 10:21:44 PM
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You see, now we have seven blocks in one day. It's all good. Pool hop if you want, but you will only maximize your profits by luck alone. Hanging in any single pool gives you predictability.
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March 20, 2014, 10:24:31 PM
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You see, now we have seven blocks in one day. It's all good. Pool hop if you want, but you will only maximize your profits by luck alone. Hanging in any single pool gives you predictability.

Still time for more blocks  Grin

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March 21, 2014, 02:05:13 AM
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You see, now we have seven blocks in one day. It's all good. Pool hop if you want, but you will only maximize your profits by luck alone. Hanging in any single pool gives you predictability.

Not true. There's plenty of information about how to maximise income by hopping proportional and scored proportional pools.

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March 21, 2014, 10:41:26 AM
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Not true. There's plenty of information about how to maximise income by hopping proportional and scored proportional pools.
That is so, but I doubt that most of our pool hoppers are sufficiently savvy for that kind of strategy: they appear simply to be chasing past success, like punters trying to bet on a known result.

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March 21, 2014, 10:49:28 AM
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Not true. There's plenty of information about how to maximise income by hopping proportional and scored proportional pools.
That is so, but I doubt that most of our pool hoppers are sufficiently savvy for that kind of strategy: they appear simply to be chasing past success, like punters trying to bet on a known result.

Ah, well then. That's not pool hopping, that's just being silly.

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March 21, 2014, 02:29:40 PM
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Not true. There's plenty of information about how to maximise income by hopping proportional and scored proportional pools.
That is so, but I doubt that most of our pool hoppers are sufficiently savvy for that kind of strategy: they appear simply to be chasing past success, like punters trying to bet on a known result.

Ah, well then. That's not pool hopping, that's just being silly.

pool hopping? what's that?
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March 21, 2014, 02:30:58 PM
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Greetings All,

Forgive the noobness but I am new to all of this. It is my understanding that every time a new block is found all of the workers in my account switch to the new block. Is that correct? or do they continue to mine shares from all open blocks? Is it possible to stay mining the same block until its confirmed? Whats the best way to manage my miners?

Thanks everyone!

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March 21, 2014, 03:12:39 PM
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Greetings All,

Forgive the noobness but I am new to all of this. It is my understanding that every time a new block is found all of the workers in my account switch to the new block. Is that correct? or do they continue to mine shares from all open blocks? Is it possible to stay mining the same block until its confirmed? Whats the best way to manage my miners?

Thanks everyone!

Brandon

There is no such thing as "all open blocks". Once a block is found all miners move on to the next one. I'm not sure what you mean by "manage my miners", but i suspect is there isn't a way.
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March 21, 2014, 03:16:57 PM
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Okay... thats the noobness showing through! lol.

What I mean is (and maybe I'm getting this all confused) is if you look at the statistics page it usually shows several blocks that are being validated and have X number of confirmations left. Is that what my miners are hashing on or do I have that all wrong?

I think I am just misunderstanding how it all works...
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March 21, 2014, 03:25:46 PM
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Okay... thats the noobness showing through! lol.

What I mean is (and maybe I'm getting this all confused) is if you look at the statistics page it usually shows several blocks that are being validated and have X number of confirmations left. Is that what my miners are hashing on or do I have that all wrong?

I think I am just misunderstanding how it all works...

You are pretty much misunderstanding. Confirmation numbers have to do with Orphans and such. Once a block is found it is announced to the network. when a block is built off of that one, that is one confirmation. When a block is built off that one, that  is a second confirmation. it is a chain.

if two miners find the same block before either is confirmed, the one with the most confirmations wins and the other is orphaned. Pools usually consider 100 - 120 confirmations as confirmed beyond a doubt. Merchants are usually content with about 6. That would be 6 blocks found after the block that their transaction is in.

Every block has part of the previous block as input.
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March 21, 2014, 03:35:15 PM
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Pools usually consider 100 - 120 confirmations as confirmed beyond a doubt.

I think that the bitcoin protocol enforces the rule that a mined block can't be spent until after 100 confirmations, that is, a transaction using the output from a newly mined block isn't valid if the number of confirmations is less than 100.   

So, a mining pool can't pay for your efforts before the 100 confirmations, unless they extend credit.
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March 21, 2014, 03:39:48 PM
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Great explanation! Thanks for taking the time to educate. That makes a lot of sense and kind of explains the results I have been getting. Appreciate it! Thanks again. Grin
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March 21, 2014, 05:36:23 PM
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Looks like the pool jumpers are back after a recent run of luck.

To those of you on here my sincerest of wishes for your luck along with success in chasing farts in the wind.
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March 21, 2014, 05:44:37 PM
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Can you explain what pool jumping is?

Is it when someone sees a pool has good luck with finding blocks so they jump to that pool hoping the luck continues?

Thanks in advance for any explanations.
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March 21, 2014, 05:50:11 PM
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It's actually termed pool hopping.

http://bitcoin.stackexchange.com/questions/5072/what-is-pool-hopping

Most pools have mechansims in place that make it unrewarding.

Here is a description of Slush's score based system which removes the incentive to hop.

http://support.bitcoin.cz/Knowledgebase/Article/View/32/1/score-based-reward-system
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