[CentOS] Bitcoin for CentOS 7

Wed Feb 24 14:14:11 UTC 2016
Alice Wonder <alice at domblogger.net>

On 02/24/2016 06:10 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> Alice Wonder wrote:
>> On 02/24/2016 06:04 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>>> Alice Wonder wrote:
>>>> For those interested I have a working spec file for Bitcoin 0.12.0
>>>> https://github.com/AliceWonderMiscreations/bitcoin/blob/master/contrib/rpm/bitcoin.spec
>>>> I believe the only BuildRequires that isn't in CentOS/EPEL is
>>>> miniupnpc-devel but that's trivial to build as well.
>>>> With Bitcoin 0.12.0 the ECC stuff that Red Hat ripped out of OpenSSL
>>>> doesn't matter anymore.
>>> <snip>
>>> Thanks, but unless I need to generate some to pay ransomware, say, for a
>>> hospital, I think I'll pass.
>> Yeah, because other currencies and paypal etc. are never used for
>> criminal activities, I see your highly logical point.
> No, I was thinking more of Mt. Gox, etc.

Oh, okay. Glad you weren't thinking of the subprime lending scam that 
inflated and then crashed the housing market.