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P2P digital currency
http://www.feathercoin.com/

FeatherCoin is a fork of Litecoin using its latest build.

One of Litecoin’s biggest advantages is the Scrypt-based hashing algorithm.  This offers a different solution to Bitcoin, while still being able to run on GPUs. There are many Bitcoin forks using the original hashing algorithm, but with the advent of ASIC mining hardware, we are starting to see how much trouble they can cause. ASIC mining hardware is expensive, but outperforms GPU hardware and will eventually make GPU Bitcoin mining redundant.  Scrypt based crypto currency is safe guarded from the effects of ASIC mining.

Feathercoin had an initial block reward of 200 coins and will have a total of 336 million coins. This makes it four times that of LiteCoin, this is the same position that LiteCoin was set against BitCoin.

* Default port is 9336 - Forwarding this port can help if you have connection problems
* Default RPC port is 9337 - This is the port is point your miners towards if solo mining
* 1 minute block target (2.5 minutes until block 204,639 ETA 2014-04-24)
* difficulty retarget in every block (504 blocks until 2014-04-24)
* 9% maximum change on difficulty retarget (41.4% until 2014-04-24)
* Block reward halves every 2100000 blocks (200 FTC until 2014-04-24, then 80 FTC)

Please donate to package maintainer: 6oatW3gwaccgQBZwMP7PWSBKwt8fkquPjr

Source Files

Filename Size Changed Actions
_service 58 Bytes over 2 years ago Download File
debian.changelog 2.79 KB 8 months ago Download File
debian.compat 2 Bytes almost 5 years ago Download File
debian.control 1.91 KB 8 months ago Download File
debian.rules 2.99 KB 8 months ago Download File
feathercoin-Debian_8.0.dsc 571 Bytes 8 months ago Download File
feathercoin-xUbuntu_14.04.dsc 548 Bytes 8 months ago Download File
feathercoin-xUbuntu_15.10.dsc 548 Bytes 8 months ago Download File
feathercoin.changes 3.88 KB 4 months ago Download File
feathercoin.desktop 188 Bytes about 4 years ago Download File
feathercoin.spec 5.18 KB 4 months ago Download File
feathercoind-safe 379 Bytes over 4 years ago Download File
feathercoind.apparmor 506 Bytes almost 5 years ago Download File
secp256k1-keycpp-patch-fedora-openssl 7.71 KB over 2 years ago Download File

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