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Downloads:

13,041

Downloads of v 0.16.3:

241

Last Update:

26 Sep 2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Satoshi Nakamoto
  • Gavin Andresen
  • Bitcoin Developers

Tags:

bitcoin btc blockchain wallet crypto currency p2p admin

Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install)

This is not the latest version of Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) available.

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0.16.3 | Updated: 26 Sep 2018

Downloads:

13,041

Downloads of v 0.16.3:

241

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Satoshi Nakamoto
  • Gavin Andresen
  • Bitcoin Developers

Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.16.3

This is not the latest version of Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) available.

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade bitcoin.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.16.3'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade bitcoin.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.16.3'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install bitcoin.install
  win_chocolatey:
    name: bitcoin.install
    version: '0.16.3'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'bitcoin.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.16.3'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller bitcoin.install
{
    Name     = "bitcoin.install"
    Version  = "0.16.3"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'bitcoin.install':
  ensure   => '0.16.3',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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NOTE

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 26 Sep 2018.

Description

Bitcoin uses decentralized, peer-to-peer technology to operate a public transactional database with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of value units, called "bitcoins", is carried out collectively by the network. Bitcoin is open-source; its design is public, nobody owns or controls Bitcoin and everyone can take part. Through many of its unique properties, Bitcoin allows exciting uses that could not be covered by any previous payment system.

All transactions executed upon the Bitcoin network are public record. Bitcoin Core wallet allows creating private addresses, sending funds to private addresses, and synchronization of any private addresses that have received transactions. Bitcoin Core does this by reading the locally stored public ledger called the blockchain, and populating the user interface with these pertinent details. Bitcoin Core wallet will thus download a full copy of the distributed ledger to your computer and keep it updated. It will also keep it verified by comparing recent block data with block data of network nodes. A block chain is a transaction database containing all private addresses that have ever received a transaction. The database is shared by all nodes participating in a system based on the Bitcoin protocol. A full copy of a currency's block chain contains every transaction ever executed in the currency. With this information, one can find out how much value belonged to each address at any point in history.

New transactions are approved by computing a value determined dynamically by recent conditions of the Bitcoin network which satisfy conditions specified within the Bitcoin protocol. The Bitcoin protocol can only be modified by adjusting over 50% of currently running nodes, or in other words, upgrading to a new version. Most upgrades only modify the user interface and make no changes to the Bitcoin protocol. In the rare event a Bitcoin protocol update has been mandated, called a "hard fork", all software nodes that utilizes the Bitcoin blockchain must be upgraded by a certain date.

Disk Requirements

  • As of 25 September 2018, the total size of the BTC blockchain is 172.2 GB
  • Size increases based on quantity of transactions (growth chart)
  • Blockchain is slowly downloaded only when Bitcoin Core is running and connected to network
  • Blockchain default location is %AppData%\Bitcoin\data

Security

  • This program should only be installed on a trusted machine.
  • By default, upon first execution Bitcoin Core creates an unencrypted wallet file at %AppData%\Bitcoin\wallet.dat
  • Wallet.dat stores all your private keys for public Bitcoin addresses. If this file is not encrypted, anyone with access to the file may withdraw funds from addresses stored in the file. For this reason, you should encrypt the file as soon as possible with Bitcoin Core.
  • After encrypting wallet.dat, back up wallet.dat to at least one other storage medium.
  • More information about securing your wallet

Community

Documentation


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'bitcoin.install'
$installerType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
$url = 'https://bitcoin.org/bin/bitcoin-core-0.16.3/bitcoin-0.16.3-win32-setup.exe'
$checksum = '1fe280a78b8796ca02824c6e49d7873ec71886722021871bdd489cbddc37b1f3'
$checksumType = 'sha256'
$url64 = 'https://bitcoin.org/bin/bitcoin-core-0.16.3/bitcoin-0.16.3-win64-setup.exe'
$checksum64 = 'bd48ec4b7e701b19f993098db70d69f2bdc03473d403db2438aca5e67a86e446'
$checksumType64 = 'sha256'
$validExitCodes = @(0)

Install-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                          -FileType "$installerType" `
                          -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
                          -Url "$url" `
                          -Url64bit "$url64" `
                          -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                          -Checksum "$checksum" `
                          -ChecksumType "$checksumType" `
                          -Checksum64 "$checksum64" `
                          -ChecksumType64 "$checksumType64"
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$packageName = 'bitcoin.install'
$packageSearch = 'Bitcoin Core*'
$installerType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
$validExitCodes = @(0)

Get-ItemProperty -Path @( 'HKLM:\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                          'HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                          'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*' ) `
                 -ErrorAction:SilentlyContinue `
| Where-Object   { $_.DisplayName -like $packageSearch } `
| ForEach-Object { Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                               -FileType "$installerType" `
                                               -SilentArgs "$($silentArgs)" `
                                               -File "$($_.UninstallString.Replace('"',''))" `
                                               -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes }

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 26.0.0 156 Friday, December 8, 2023 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 25.1.0 93 Friday, October 20, 2023 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 25.0 153 Saturday, May 27, 2023 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 24.1 63 Friday, May 19, 2023 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 24.0.1 215 Monday, December 12, 2022 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 24.0 104 Thursday, November 24, 2022 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 23.0 260 Tuesday, April 26, 2022 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 22.0 310 Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.21.1 272 Monday, May 3, 2021 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.21.0 283 Thursday, January 14, 2021 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.20.1 283 Monday, August 31, 2020 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.19.0.1 324 Saturday, February 15, 2020 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.18.0 413 Saturday, June 22, 2019 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.17.1 320 Friday, January 4, 2019 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.17.0.1 261 Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.17.0 246 Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.16.3 241 Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.16.2 268 Thursday, August 2, 2018 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.16.0 589 Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.15.1 552 Saturday, November 11, 2017 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.15.0.1 474 Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.15.0 383 Thursday, September 14, 2017 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.14.2 503 Sunday, June 18, 2017 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.14.1 466 Saturday, April 22, 2017 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.14.0 489 Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.13.2 447 Tuesday, January 3, 2017 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.13.1 572 Wednesday, November 2, 2016 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.13.0 434 Thursday, October 20, 2016 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.12.1 507 Friday, April 15, 2016 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.12.0 463 Tuesday, February 23, 2016 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.11.2 511 Friday, November 13, 2015 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.11.1 384 Thursday, October 15, 2015 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.10.0.20150220 570 Friday, February 20, 2015 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.10.0 430 Monday, February 16, 2015 Approved
Bitcoin Core Wallet (Install) 0.9.3 522 Thursday, February 5, 2015 Approved

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