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June 09, 2012, 12:24:52 AM
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I need to mine a few coins in the testnet and seek a way to do this quick and dirty, any ideas?

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June 09, 2012, 11:10:10 AM
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./bitcoind -testnet -gen

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http://testnet.freebitcoins.appspot.com/

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June 09, 2012, 03:52:22 PM
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bitcoind.exe -testnet
and then
cgminer.exe -u name -p password -o http://localhost:8332

Takes only a few seconds to find a block if you are lucky.

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June 09, 2012, 11:41:05 PM
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Thanks, got it Smiley.

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