To get started An Ethereum Wallet/Address pre-loaded with some ETH on it is necessary as you will need it for gas when solo mining.
Next, you will need to obtain an Infura API which can be done by signing up at http://infura.io/signup. When you register with Infura, make sure to use a valid email address as it will send you the API URL needed for mining.
After completing the above, it is recommended that you download MVis Token Miner (the directions we have provided are for this mining program. You can download MVis Token Miner here.
- TokenContract= 0xb3Dc3C839a02134f9932CbD60f3566C231cc90CC
Alright! You're almost ready to start mining Skorch! The final step is to launch MVis Token Miner.
Open cmd window.
Browse to the location where you extracted MVis Token Miner or drag and drop tokenminer.exe into the cmd window.
Run the following command:
tokenminer.exe -S -C -t 1
Note: The above command and steps are for solo mining using you CPU (using 1 CPU thread.) You can adjust amount of threads by changing -t 1 to the number of threads you wish to mine with. If you wish to GPU mine, the steps are the same except when running the command, you would use:
tokenminer.exe -S -G
You can download the latest version of MVis Token Miner from Github at the following link: https://github.com/mining-visualizer/MVis-tokenminer/releases