while the work on the brand new branch is where the focus is recently we are still updating the 0.6 branch. Latest version can be described as “bugfixes and polish” as there is quite some small fixes and overall polish.
New DNS seed nodes,
Multiple GUI fixes,
Improved GNU/Linux desktop integration.
There is now user-friendly way to launch the node in a testnet mode on Linux (Ubuntu with Gnome on the screenshot).
Binaries are hosted on the github, as usual:
Raspbian (for Stakebox and Peerbox) and Debian packages are being built now.
September 11, 2018, 7:46am
Two minor improvement suggestions:
The “About Peercoin” dialog should have a link to
https://peercoin.net/ . I am using Linux Mint 19 with Cinnamon desktop. When “Start Peercoin on system login” is selected, the created entry in “cinnamon-settings startup” is called “Bitcoin”.
How did you install peercoin-qt? Using the .deb package or?
September 12, 2018, 7:35pm
No, I simply extracted
Will you try the .deb package?
September 12, 2018, 10:19pm
Which one? On
https://peercoin.net/download, I only see the zip offered.
September 15, 2018, 4:37pm
SHA-256 of an empty string is: e3b0c44298fc1c149afbf4c8996fb92427ae41e4649b934ca495991b7852b855
i have a diferent sha256 of the windows build:
i suspect human error.
Probably human error, humans suck.
September 19, 2018, 9:16pm
Unfortunately no, I don’t trust you with root rights yet. Anyway,
here’s my pull request for the autostart name.