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Step 1. Add a miner profile.
Step 2. Test your config with
Start your miner and connect to the miners output console with the command
pimp --test 1and ensure the miner is performing as you expect. To detach from it, press Control+A, release, then D (the standard 'screen' detach command).
Step 3. Customize your config file with
edit [filename]command to open a config in an editor and validate your changes.
editwithout a filename to see a list of available files.
When you save and exit (if JSON, it will check if the file is correctly formatted JSON and display any errors, if PCFG it will not), then allows you to re-edit if necessary.
Step 4. Then, test the miner again with your changes by using:
pimp --test 1(or whatever ID you are using right now.)
Step 5. Assign the rig to your miner.farm account by entering your miner.farm keys.
By default your agent will show your miners progress on the PIMP farm at
https://miner.farm/farmer/pimp. You can sign up for a FREE miner.farm account of your own with visual alerting, pool monitoring, reporting and much more for up to 2 miners. To put your agent on your own farm, get your API keys from your miner.farm account page, and enter them in the agent console.
You can do it using the terminal by using the command:
minerfarm -s [shortapikey] -l [longapikey]
minerfarm -s slsSIAs -l SDKJksjdkwlzlzxkowosdf
Or, You can do it using the Agent Console by using the
minerfarmcommand, then pressing
Step 6. Optional: Customize your GPU fans and clocks and power usage by using
gputool. For more details about
gputoolplease see the guide here: https://forum.getpimp.org/topic/31/gputool-how-to-overclock-nvidia-and-amd-gpus
QUICK START SUMMARY:
- Add a profile:
- Test the known-good profile on your rig:
- Customize the profile to your own pools and settings:
- Test your customized profile on your rig with your changes:
- Name the agent and assign it to minerfarm:
minerfarm --setname myPimprig123
minerfarm -s shortkey -l longkey
- Customize fans and clocks settings using
pimpto see all available pimp commands and aliases
livechatto open a chat window to the #PiMP irc support channel
(or join us on Discord)!
newpimpto see this message any time!
By keyboard: This is a “Graphical interface” inside of a Terminal (The best of both worlds!). This means that you use your Arrow Keys, Tab, Esc, Space and Enter to navigate. Other actions are denoted by letter key, like ‘a’ for [a]dd miner. When in doubt, try hitting Tab!
By terminal All actions available in the minerfarm console are also available using the command line. Use
minerfarm --helpfor more details.
- Add a profile:
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