Why is manual cashout disabled?

The issues described here affect all pools running MPOS. At the time of writing, this is every VRM pool. On 21 August 2017 I disabled manual payouts with the following message: Due to issues with MPOS assessment of network transaction fees, manual payouts have been disabled for the time being. You can still set your…

16 August 2017 Downtime

On 16 August 2017 PoolSloth went down from approximately 1730 to 1800 UTC. Reasons for downtime: Increasing maximum allowed connections to fix congestion issues on port 3335 Security upgrades for the following infrastructure: MPOS front end Stratum server VRM primary and backup daemon Mailserver Testing SaltStack orchestration Results: Upgrades and configurations successfully applied via SaltStack…

14 August 2017 Daemon Crash

What happened? Last night from approximately 2300-0000 UTC the Verium daemon went down after receiving¬† an unusual, but not unheard of,¬† amount of traffic. The daemon gave the following out of memory error: And this is what the traffic looked like during the failure: As you can see, there was an increase in traffic beginning…

Sloth Wallet – Verium

You can now request registration for Pool Sloth’s online Verium wallet. Support for Vericoin is planned but has not yet been implemented. The wallet is built off a custom Verium adapter for the Dashed Slug Bitcoin Wallet. The wallet is running off a separate daemon and database from the Pool Sloth Verium mining pool, managed…

Introduction

This site is currently under construction and will be the main blog/website for Pool Sloth going forward. If all goes well, this is where I will communicate the progress of Pool Sloth in detail. Email notifications will be reserved for downtime and other emergency announcements.