Below are the minimum requirements for your VPS. Please do not try to compile without the minimum.

64-bit CPU — 2 Cores (4 preferred)

4gb RAM (real) minimum (8gb RAM preferred)

4gb swap (if less than 8gb real RAM) Will need to use SSD if using Swap

KVM or OpenVZ (KVM preferred)

Linux OS — Minimum Ubuntu 18.04, LTS Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) preferred.

80gb Disk Space (100gb+ SSD preferred).

Port open for Syscoin (default: 18369) and Geth (default: 30303)

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Please read these instructions carefully the majority of issues are because these instructions are not read correctly.

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SETUP QT FOR TESTNET

You will need to setup a separate datadir for use on Testnet.

Choose a location for the Testnet data and create a folder, I use

Open this folder and create a syscoin.conf file with the…


DIP003 introduced a new way of setting up and running Masternodes here is a list of common errors and the solutions.


THE BRIDGE

The bridge allows Assets on Syscoin to move back and forth between Syscoin Chain and Ethereum Chain.

The related rpc calls are the following:
syscoinburntoassetallocation / assetallocationburn allows you to move between SYS <-> SYSX (asset on syscoin)

assetallocationburn / assetallocationmint allows you to move from SYSX / or any asset on syscoin <-> extended ERC-20 contract on Ethereum network

In this walkthrough, we will attempt to move 100 SYS from Syscoin 4.1.3 to the Ethereum side and back:

( Less wordy version https://syscoin.readme.io/docs/syscoin-41-syscoin-ethereum-bridge )

SYS-ETH

Step 1. Move 100 SYS to SYSX (asset on Syscoin 1045909988)

Using QT…


1. QT Wallet (VPS INSTUCTIONS BELOW)

As always make sure you have a valid backup of your wallet.dat stored somewhere.

Open QT and go to Settings-Options and click on ‘Open Configuration File’ this will open syscoin.conf in a text editor.

Add ## on the first line then reindex=1 on the second line, it does not matter what else is in the syscoin.conf file it could be empty.


BOTH VPS AND QT

1. QT Wallet (VPS INSTUCTIONS BELOW)

As always make sure you have a valid backup of your wallet.dat stored somewhere.

Open QT and go to Settings-Options and click on ‘Open Configuration File’ this will open syscoin.conf in a text editor.

Add ## on the first line then reindex=1 on the second line, it does not matter what else is in the syscoin.conf file it could be empty.


The following procedure will allow you to run Syscoin Qt from a USB stick so that you never have to have your data exposed to the Internet unless you wish to. This also allows you to access your wallet on any machine with a USB drive (Might need to change the drive letter).

  1. Plug in your USB and create a folder Syscoin4 ( In my case that is F:\Syscoin4).
  2. Download and unzip the latest ‘ win64.zip’ from https://github.com/syscoin/syscoin/releases.
  3. Go to the extracted folder and navigate to the ‘bin’ folder.
  4. Copy the files to your Syscoin4 folder on your USB.
  5. In…


DO NOT RESPOND TO ANYONE OFFERING TO HELP IN A PRIVATE MESSAGE USE THE PUBLIC DISCORD HELP CHANNEL THEY WILL TRY AND STEAL YOUR COINS.

TO USE THIS GUIDE YOU WILL NEED EITHER A COPY OF QT 2.1.6 OR BM 1.2.3 IF YOU HAVE NEITHER DOWNLOAD FROM THE LOCATIONS BELOW AND PLACE A COPY OF YOUR SAVED WALLET.DAT IN THE SYSCOIN FOLDER (KEEPING A SPARE BACKUP).

You will need to run the program once to create the directories if you have not already done so in the past. Once opened close it again before coping your wallet.dat file into the syscoin folder.

Location of your wallet.dat.

MAC

Note*: the Library directory is hidden by default, you can quickly access this directory by pressing:

in Finder then typing:

WINDOWS

This procedure will ‘Dump’ your existing Syscoin 2 wallet via BM 1.2.3 or QT 2.1.6 into your public folder, and ‘import’ this wallet into a SYS4 wallet from the same folder.

Open…


TESTNET

To carry this out you will need Syscoin node on Linux box VPS.

Minimum 4gb Ram 2 Cores. Ubuntu 18.04 preferred.

To install sycoind choose either 1 or 2

  1. Testnet Masternode Install including Basic

2. Testnet Basic Install for syscoind.

THE BRIDGE

The bridge allows Assets on Syscoin to move back and forth between Syscoin Chain and Ethereum Chain.

The related rpc calls are the following:
syscoinburntoassetallocation / assetallocationburn allows you to move between SYS <-> SYSX (asset on syscoin)

assetallocationburn / assetallocationmint allows you to move from SYSX / or any asset on syscoin…


THE SYSCOIN TEAM HAVE NO INFORMATION ON HOW THE MANUAL TRANSFER OF CPS TO VLX WILL HAPPEN ASK THE VELAS TEAM

The Spark wallet has been developed by Blockchain Foundry for Sysoin and Assets on the Syscoin chain.

  1. Download and install and run the latest Spark wallet from https://github.com/blockchainfoundryinc/syscoin-spark-wallet/releases
  2. Allow to sync to 100%

3. Go to Send/Receive and create a new Standard Address


MASTERNODE REQUIREMENTS

  1. 100,000.00 SYSCOIN
  2. VPS with following;
  • 64-bit CPU — 2 Cores (4 preferred)
  • 4gb RAM (real) minimum (8gb RAM preferred)
  • 4gb swap (if less than 8gb real RAM) Will need to use SSD if using Swap
  • VM or OpenVZ (KVM preferred)
  • Linux OS — Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS (Bionic Beaver) preferred
  • 80gb Disk Space (100gb+ SSD preferred

VPS Providers

There are many VPS service providers that offer and exceed the hardware requirements, as such it is recommended that you shop around and do your own homework on various potential providers. …

John Syscoin

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