Would you like to learn how to do Bitcoin Gold CPU mining? In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to CPU mine Bitcoin Gold using a computer running Ubuntu Linux.

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Tutorial - Bitcoin Gold CPU Mining

Create a new account on the Minergate website to become a member of the mining pool

On the Linux console, use the following commands to install the required packages:

# apt-get update
# apt-get install build-essential cmake libboost-all-dev

Create a directory to the miner software and download the Nheqminer package.

# mkdir /downloads
# cd /downloads
# git clone https://github.com/virtual-coin/nheqminer-bitcoin-gold
# cd nheqminer/nheqminer

Compile and install the Nheqminer

# mkdir build
# cd build
# cmake ..
# make

To start the Bitcoin Gold CPU mining use the following command, as an example:

# ./nheqminer -l btg.pool.minergate.com:3257 -u virtualcoin.videos@gmail.com

As a requirement, you need to change the username virtualcoin.videos@gmail.com from the command above to your username.

Keep in mind that the username virtualcoin.videos@gmail.com was used only as an example.