Downloads:

526

Downloads of v 0.10.2:

526

Last Update:

21 Feb 2015

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Gatra
  • Riecoin Developers

Tags:

riecoin ric wallet cryptocurrency p2p

Riecoin Wallet

0.10.2 | Updated: 21 Feb 2015

Downloads:

526

Downloads of v 0.10.2:

526

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Gatra
  • Riecoin Developers

Riecoin Wallet 0.10.2

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Details

To install Riecoin Wallet, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade Riecoin Wallet, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall Riecoin Wallet, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://chocolatey.org/api/v2. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade riecoin -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade riecoin -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure riecoin installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: riecoin
    state: present
    version: 0.10.2
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

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chocolatey_package 'riecoin' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.10.2'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: riecoin,
    Version: 0.10.2,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller riecoin
{
   Name     = 'riecoin'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.10.2'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'riecoin':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.10.2',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install riecoin version="0.10.2" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator purity on 22 Feb 2015.

Description

Riecoin is a decentralized (p2p), open source digital currency. It allows to transfer money to anywhere in the world with only minimum transaction fees, sometimes even for free (depending on many factors like the amount to transfer and the network load at the moment of the transaction). It is a fork of the Bitcoin project.

So, what is new about riecoin?

The process of money creation in Bitcoin - referred to as mining - involves executing software that utilizes your hardware running sha256 hashes until a certain criterion is met. This part of the mining process is called generating a "Proof of work". The whole mining process also has a critical role in processing transactions and providing security to the network. It is estimated that all the processing power devoted to Bitcoin mining represents more computing power than several of the largest supercomputers in the world combined. Wouldn't it be great to be able to use all that massive power for something else?

Even special purpose hardware was designed for Bitcoin mining. Some consider this a waste of resources, while others argue that supporting a decentralized currency is hardly a waste. We believe that the mining process required for currency to work does not need to include hashing functions as a Proof of Work, and that a "more useful" calculation can be done instead.

That's the point of riecoin: the mining process, besides fulfilling its function to the operation of the network, generates series of prime numbers as a by-product. This prime numbers are of interest to mathematicians and the scientific community. Riecoin is proof that it is possible to effectively harness all that massive computing power to something useful other than hashing functions.

Disk Requirements - Riecoin blockchain (public transactional database) size

  • As of 20 February 2015, the total size of the RIC blockchain was 307.32 MB

Previous Version Compatibility (blockchain hard-forks)
Source code


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'riecoin'
$packageVersion = '0.10.2'
$installerType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
$url = 'http://sourceforge.net/projects/riecoin/files/riecoin%200.10.2/riecoin-0.10.2-win.zip/download'
$checksum = 'c61af0b9b8a73fc97d4a9f12889070550c22d10c'
$checksumType = 'sha1'
$url64 = $url
$checksum64 = $checksum
$checksumType64 = $checksumType
$chocTempDir = Join-Path $env:TEMP 'chocolatey'
$pkgTempDir = Join-Path $chocTempDir $packageName
 
# download and extract to $pkgTempDir
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" -Url "$url" -UnzipLocation "$pkgTempDir" -Url64bit "$url64" -Checksum "$checksum" -ChecksumType "$checksumType" -Checksum64 "$checksum64" -ChecksumType64 "$checksumType64"

# determine which installer to run
$pkgTempDir = Join-Path $pkgTempDir $packageName-$packageVersion-win
$osBitness = Get-ProcessorBits

if ($osBitness -eq 64) {
  $installFile = (Get-ChildItem "$pkgTempDir" -filter "*-win64-setup.exe").fullname
} else {
  $installFile = (Get-ChildItem "$pkgTempDir" -filter "*-win32-setup.exe").fullname
}

# run extracted installer
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$installFile"
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
try {
  $packageName = 'riecoin'
  $fileType = 'exe'
  $silentArgs = '/S'
  $validExitCodes = @(0)
  $unPath = "HKCU:SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall"
  $unPathx86 = "HKCU:SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall"
  $osBitness = Get-ProcessorBits
  if ($osBitness -eq 64) {
    if ($unString=(Get-ItemProperty "$unpath\$packageName*" UninstallString).UninstallString) {}
      else { $unString=(Get-ItemProperty "$unPathx86\$packageName*" UninstallString).UninstallString }
    } else {
    $unString = (Get-ItemProperty "$unPath\$packageName*" UninstallString).UninstallString
  }
  Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$fileType" "$silentArgs" "$unString" -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
} catch {
  throw $_.Exception
}

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