How-to Install Bitcoin Core Client on Linux Mint 16 Petra 32/64bit Easy Giude

February 10th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Bitcoin-QT Client Wallet for Linux Mint 16 Petra




The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install the Bitcoin Core (QT) Client Wallet on Linux Mint 16 Petra Mate/Cinnamon/Kde/Xfce i386/amd64.

First of all your Bitcoin Wallet is what allows you to transact with other users. It gives you ownership of a Bitcoin balance so that you can Send and Receive Bitcoins.

BitCoin-QT Main Features:

Pros

  • Easy to Use
  • Highly Secure
  • Highly Private and Stable

Cons

  • Long SetUp Time
  • Need Much Disk Space
  • Offer Only Manual Backups

Finally the Bitcoin Core (QT) PPA Apt Repo for Linux Mint Include also the bitcoind Daemon.

Install Bitcoin Client on Linux Mint 16 Petra 32/64bit - Featured
  1. Add Linux Ubuntu Bitcoin Client PPA:

    Bitcoin Ubuntu PPA
  2. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Bitcoin Client on Linux Mint 16 Petra 32/64bit - Open Terminal
  3. Installing Bitcoin Core on Linux Mint

    sudo su -c "apt-get install bitcoin-qt bitcoind"
  4. Getting-Started with Bitcoin Core on Linux Mint:

    BitCoin-QT Quick-Start
  5. Install Bitcoin Client on Linux Mint 16 Petra 32/64bit - Bitcoin Core (QT) Launcher

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