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Emercoin Command Line Daemon (headless)

Emercoin on the command line


The latest emercoin daemon can be installed as a system service via repositories for the most popular flavors of Linux:

For Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (x64)

$ apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv B58C58F4
$ add-apt-repository 'deb http://download.emercoin.com/ubuntu xenial emercoin'
$ apt update && apt -y install emercoin

For Debian 8 (x64)

$ apt -y install software-properties-common
$ apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv B58C58F4
$ add-apt-repository 'deb http://download.emercoin.com/debian jessie emercoin'
$ apt update && apt -y install emercoin

After installation, the emercoin daemon can be invoked by typingemc, or controlled as a system service. e.g:

$ emc getinfo

For command help:

$ emc help

For runtime options, type:

$ emc -help

To stop the daemon in Ubuntu:

service emercoind stop

To start the daemon in Ubuntu:

service emercoind start

To restart the daemon in Ubuntu:

service emercoind restart