Create Sanctuary 2

From BiblePay Wiki
Revision as of 04:24, 14 December 2017 by Togoshigekata (talk | contribs) (Pre-setup notes)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search


PRE-SETUP:

A. Rent a Cloud Server (Vultr, AWS, Google, Azure, etc)

Vultr $5/month (1 CPU 1GB RAM)
AWS $8.3/month (1 CPU 1GB RAM)


1. Create Account
https://www.vultr.com/register/


2. Add Payment Information


3. Download & Install PuTTY (SSH Client):
http://www.putty.org/


4. OPTIONAL: Generate SSH Public/Private Keys
https://www.vultr.com/docs/how-do-i-generate-ssh-keys/


5. Deploy Instance
https://my.vultr.com/deploy/

Instance Type: VC2
1. Server Location: Random
2. Server Type: Ubuntu 16.04 x64
3. Server Size: 1 CPU, 1024MB RAM, $5/mo (*Assuming using SWAP file later for more RAM)
6. SSH Key: Add and Select Public Key you added in Step #4
7. Serverhostname: Add unique name


6. Use Putty to Connect to Vultr Server
Enter IP Address, Port 22, Connection type SSH
You can add your private key file: Connection >> SSH >> Auth >> Browse
You can name and save your connection info:
Session >> Saved Sessions >> Enter a Unique Name >> Save


7. Install BiblePay
https://www.reddit.com/r/BiblePay/comments/6ummuj/how_to_mine_biblepay_on_linux/


7a. Swap File
Before running last command "sudo make", set up the swap file:
https://digitizor.com/create-swap-file-ubuntu-linux/
http://forum.biblepay.org/index.php?topic=16.msg151#msg151

 free #check if swap is 0
 dd if=/dev/zero of=/var/swap.img bs=1024k count=1000
 mkswap /var/swap.img
 swapon /var/swap.img
 free #check if swap is 1024


8. Continue on with Create Sanctuary Wiki: http://wiki.biblepay.org/Create_Sanctuary
My previous masternode notes: http://forum.biblepay.org/index.php?topic=16.msg151#msg151