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My Plotting Builds for Chia

  My Plotting Builds for Chia RIG #1 (average 25 plots / day) CATEGORY DESC QTY Case Fractal Design Meshify 2 XL Black ATX Flexible Light Tinted Tempered Glass Window Full Tower Computer Case 1 Motherboard ASUS ROG Strix B550-F Gaming AMD AM4 Zen 3 Ryzen 5000 & 3rd Gen Ryzen ATX Gaming Motherboard (PCIe 4.0, 2.5Gb LAN, BIOS Flashback, HDMI 2.1, Addressable Gen 2 RGB Header and Aura Sync) 1 Processor AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, 16-Thread Unlocked Desktop Processor 1 Cooler Noctua NH-U12S, Premium CPU Cooler withNF-F12 120mm Fan 1 RAM "OLOy DDR4 RAM 64GB (2x32GB) 3600 MHz CL18 1.35V 288-Pin Desktop Gaming UDIMM (MD4U323618DJDA)" 1 Power Supply CORSAIR HX Series, HX750, 750 Watt, 80+ Platium Certified, Fully Modular Power Supply 1 Graphics "MSI GAMING GeForce GT 710 1GB GDRR3 64-bit HDCP Support DirectX 12 OpenGL 4.5 Heat Sink Low Profile Graphics Card (GT 710 1GD3H LPV1)" 1 Cable DiLinKer M.2 to U.2 (SFF-8639) PCIe NVMe SSD Cable-PCIe NVMe U.2 (SFF-863

Build your own Chia Plugin for Glances on Ubuntu Linux

Build your own Chia Plugin for Glances on Ubuntu Linux First you need to ensure glances is installed.  Glances Auto Install script To install the latest Glances production ready version, just enter the following command line: $ sudo apt install glances or $ curl -L | /bin/bash or $ wget -O- | /bin/bash Source: To run Glances normally: $ glances We will want to make sure Chia's python virtual environment is running BEFORE we launch glances. To make this simplier, I added an alias to my .bashrc file. You don't have to use an alias, but will you will need to manually start the virtual environment first. $ nano .bashrc # at the bottom of your .bashrc file add an alais for glances alias gl="cd ~/chia-plugin && glances --fs-free-space --fahrenheit --process-short-name --enable-plugin sensors,chia" With that alias, now you can just run the command below to launch Glances with your P

How to setup a Chia Harvester

How to setup a Chia Harvester To get a Harvester computer setup, follow these steps. These steps assume you already have a FULL NODE computer running. HOME will be your user folder on a machine. Linux /home/<username> Windows C:\Users\<username> FULL NODE will be the machine you are running as a full node. HARVESTER will be the machine you want to run as a harvester, and not a full node. Step 1 . Make a  copy  of the  ca  folder on the FULL NODE and put it on the HARVESTER. I used a thumb drive to do this, but I have seen other use secure copy (scp) on the command line. Linux ~/.chia/mainnet/config/ssl/ca Windows C:\Users\<username>\.chia\mainnet\config\ssl\ca Step 2 . Edit the “config.yaml” file on the FULL NODE and make the following change. farmer: -> logging: -> log_level: Change "WARNING" to "INFO" ("DEBUG" with 1.1.6) Linux ~/.chia/mainnet/config/config.yaml Windows C:\Users\<username>\.chia\mainnet\config\conf