Advertise with us (we do not endorse any site advertised)

Author Topic: How does pool mining work  (Read 854 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline reed07Topic starter

  • Newbie
  • Joined: Jan 2014
  • Posts: 1
  • Karma: +0/-0
    • View Profile
How does pool mining work
« on: January 09, 2014, 07:00:07 PM »
I understand that a key needs to be found that when hashed, is a number below a certain threshold. So the way that I assume a pool works is that it gives each worker a different range to check to see if any of the keys in that range fit this criteria. My question is pertaining to how each worker presents the pool manager the proof of work if they did not find the key that is needed? Does the worker simply submit all keys that hash to below a more relaxed threshold and the pool manager interpolates how much work they've done from the difficulty of this personal threshold?


 

Make a merged mining pool

Started by dodoking

Replies: 2
Views: 9803
Last post October 13, 2013, 11:36:42 AM
by Teodor
MaxBTC.com Bitcoin Mining Pool - DGM, Zero Fees, 5% Bonus

Started by SerenaL

Replies: 4
Views: 18450
Last post October 03, 2013, 03:48:23 PM
by johngrahamjr
Harvestcoin.com - [P2Pool] Bitcoin/Litecoin Easy-Mining Pool

Started by furball

Replies: 0
Views: 3917
Last post July 09, 2013, 12:28:38 PM
by furball
solo mining or pool mining?

Started by Henk92

Replies: 1
Views: 3448
Last post December 08, 2017, 01:36:19 PM
by rayber01
Looking for a honest mining pool other then Cloudhashing

Started by Sovereignman

Replies: 1
Views: 2081
Last post June 24, 2014, 03:52:27 PM
by Milu74

your ads here