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15.3.1 (Current)

  • Slightly improve performance of Cuckaroo29 / Cuckatoo31.
  • Reduce CPU usages of Cuckatoo31.
  • Fix the regressions of Cuckaroo29 on RTX cards.
  • Fix the incorrect reportings of Ethash speed to the mining pools.
Filename Platform SHA256 checksum
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15.3.0

  • Improve the performance of Cuckaroo29 by 5%.
  • Slightly improve the performance of Cuckatoo31.
  • Improve compatibility on Windows.
Filename Platform SHA256 checksum
bminer-v15.3.0-7fa379d-amd64.tar.xz Linux x64 1937f7685a83b849a6021fc476a6edfe6ba5f07fabfff7a309a55fad3f9b8e56
bminer-v15.3.0-7fa379d-amd64.zip Windows x64 b7612acba350d6e9232c3d581adf7db69c7b61ff5c59edce418b5378625e2e0e
bminer-lite-v15.3.0-7fa379d-amd64.zip Windows x64 63cb8620d67a65a8d8022c55172c4cb5998a94af28a8aa6e3f3b5d141d274e86

15.2.0

  • Improve performance and stability of Cuckatoo31.
  • Slightly improved performance of Ccukaroo29.
  • Reduced the chance of reject and stale shares of CC29/CC31.
  • Support RTX 2080/2070 for Cuckatoo31. RTX 2080 expected speed 1.45G/s.
Filename Platform SHA256 checksum
bminer-v15.2.0-c1d0f59-amd64.tar.xz Linux x64 c67d5eb4ce32352fb9ed8b999dce7fe8451ca0176d6fb391e42079dae50f2571
bminer-v15.2.0-c1d0f59-amd64.zip Windows x64 eff95855356501c49219154a261b4718d09a1c06d4518e623ca2059a372c4da9
bminer-lite-v15.2.0-c1d0f59-amd64.zip Windows x64 c37b0421d1b477293402d2db07555f397fb05a41483814511a7c07c94050f8cd

15.1.0

  • Improve performance of Cuckaroo29 / Cuckatoo31.
  • Experimental support Cuckaroo29 on AMD cards (ROCM only).
  • Improve compatibility on Windows.
  • Fix the regression on UI dashboard.
  • Reduce reject rate of Cuckaroo29 / Cuckatoo31.
Filename Platform SHA256 checksum
bminer-v15.1.0-2d30b6f-amd64.tar.xz Linux x64 a1a52af61a91b0796c9ffbadbc44dc0837298d22a2bdf13279ff4d3d3a423163
bminer-v15.1.0-2d30b6f-amd64.zip Windows x64 ef38b1a624681c1dc256832d8928c02642bc55d84a988760e857533a04530fd7
bminer-lite-v15.1.0-2d30b6f-amd64.zip Windows x64 1c49f61d1d04b0a8c58e3000a2dfce744a163b7b72bc52451cf1858eb428a7e0

15.0.2

  • Improve the fidelity of Cuckaroo29 on 1060 / P106 / 1070.

15.0.1

  • Fix compatibility issues on Windows

15.0.0

  • Support 8G cards for Cuckatoo31 (except for Windows 10).
  • Improve stability of the Cuckatoo31 solver.

14.3.1

  • Improve the performance of Cuckaroo29.
  • Reduce the likelihood of rejected shares of Cuckatoo31.
  • Support Nicehash for both Cuckaroo29 / Cuckatoo31.

14.3.0

  • Improve the performance for Cuckatoo31.
  • Support 2080Ti for Cuckatoo31.
  • Reduce the CPU usages for Grin / Aeternity by default.
  • Reduce the likelihood of rejected shares for Cuckatoo31.

14.2.0

  • Experimental support for Cuckatoo31 on 1080Ti.
  • Fix the regression where ETH dual mine fails to start on Windows.
  • Improve performance on mining Aeternity.
  • Support tweaking the CPU usage for mining AE / Grin with the -intensity flag.

14.1.0

  • Improve performance of AE / Grin on Turing cards.
  • Improve performance of AE / Grin on lower-end CPUs and Windows platforms.
  • Support mining beam on leafpool and nicehash.
  • Fix the regression where /api/v1/devices is occasionally unresponsive.

14.0.0

  • Improved Grin/AE mining speed.
  • Print fidelity information. It is a measure of the luck/miner correctness. Overtime, the number should be close to one. For miners running over two hours, the fidelity should be at least greater than 0.95.
  • Improved multi-card performance on Windows
  • Improved the miner fidelity by 8%-10%. You will not see big local difference but you will see roughly 10% higher speed on the pool side.
  • Reduced reject chance.
  • Fixed equihash issue.
  • Fix the regression that the equihash miner fails to start on Windows.

13.2.0

  • Improve the performance of Turing GPUs when mining Grin.
  • Reduced rejected share chance for all cards.

13.1.0

  • Support mining Grin / AE with 4G or 5G of video memory. (P104 only on Linux)

13.0.0

  • 30% performance improvement on Grin and AE.
  • Reduce the likelihood of rejected shares.

12.2.0

  • Optimize CPU usage.
  • Fix compatibility issues with grin-pool.org and grinmint.com.
  • Experimental support for Turing GPUs.
  • Allow bminer to run with older NVIDIA drivers.

12.1.0

  • 50% performance improvement on Aeternity.
  • 10% performance improvement on Grin.
  • Support 8GB cards on Windows 10.
  • Support SSL connections for Grin.

12.0.1

  • Experimental support mining Grin
  • 100% performance improvement on the beam miner compared to 11.4.1.
  • Various bug fixes

11.4.1

  • Support AMD Crimson driver

11.4.0

  • Experimental support mining beam with AMD cards (Require Radeon Adrenalin Edition 18.1.1 or above)

11.3.0

  • Improve the performance of Aeternity for 6GB cards
  • Support mining beam over beepool
  • Output solution/s instead of nounce/s when mining beam

11.2.0

  • Experimental support for beam

11.1.0

  • Experimental support for Aeternity

11.0.0

  • Support ETH/BTM dual mine

10.7.0

  • Fix -devices value option bug in 10.6.0.
  • Fix a bug in GET /api/v1/status/device api.

10.6.0

  • Require CUDA 9.2 or above for this version.
  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed, e.g. 4650 on 1080Ti now.

10.5.0

  • Require CUDA 9.2 or above for this version.
  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed, e.g. 4500 on 1080Ti now.
  • Maximum temperature is monitored and controlled more precisely, so that GPU cards are better protected.
  • Support BTG mining on zhash.pro pool.

10.4.0

  • Add -pers auto option to support pools (e.g. zergpool.com) to automatically switch personalization string for equihash144,5 mining.

10.3.0

  • Make API robust and accessible even when GPUs are hung.
  • Support ethproxy protocol pools, such as dwarfpool, to display worker names.

10.2.0

  • Support all the other Equihash 144,5 based coins besides BTG, using equihash1445 scheme and -pers config.

10.1.0

  • Fix performance regression in BTM mining.

10.0.0

  • Support mining Zhash (Equihash with parameter set 144,5) based coins.
  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed again (up to another 30%).
  • Support reported hashrate feature on ETH pools.

9.1.0

  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed (up to 30%).
  • Fix editing problems of .bat files on windows.
  • Add scheme suggestions in scripts for ETH mining.

9.0.0

  • Experimental support for mining BTM.
  • Optimize the performance of automatic tuning in dual mining mode.
  • Start REST APIs much faster than previous versions.
  • Improve compatibility of mining Ethereum on Nicehash pool.

8.0.0

  • Support a dual mining mode for Ethereum (ETH, Ethash) and Decred (DCR, blake14r) / Verge (XVG, blake2s) without affecting Ethereum mining performance.
  • Automatically tune mining performance in dual mining mode.
  • Support dual mining mode in launcher and dashboard GUI.
  • Add scripts to download third party software OhGodAnETHlargementPill to improve Ethereum mining performance on GTX 1080/1080Ti.
  • Introduce new REST APIs to display stratum/solver/device status.

7.0.0

  • Experimental support for mining Ethereum.
  • Various usability improvements on the launcher GUI.
  • Create a lite distribution without the launcher GUI.

6.1.0

  • Fix potential regression caused by 6.0.0 for GPUs mounting on risers.
  • Improve mining algorithm stability.

6.0.0

  • Failover server supports. Supply multiple uris (separated by commas) via the -uri option to enable the failover support.
  • A launcher GUI for Windows.
  • Reduce reject rate caused by stale shares.
  • 0.3-0.5% performance improvement depending on card models.
  • Fix inaccurate metrics at the start of Bminer.
  • Reduce CPU usage the start of bminer.
  • Support miner.reconnect().
  • Experimental support for miningrigrentals.
  • A new option -no-runtime-info to disable runtime information collection.

5.5.0

  • Show the fan speed in both console and UI.
  • Fix compatibility issues for pool.miningspeed.com.
  • Fix a bug that causes Bminer fails to start on Windows under some configuration.

5.4.0

  • Fix a reconnection issue in the network layer.
  • Show additional statistics in console.
  • Allow cross-domain requests to access the API.
  • Fix the compatibility issue with docker.
  • Introduce the option -share-check to make the time of recovering from no accepted shares configurable.

5.3.0

  • Experimental support for EthOS / Ubuntu 14.04.
  • Support AMD K10 CPUs.
  • Automatically restart hanged network connections.
  • Improve compatibilities with mining rigs with more than 8 cards.

5.2.0

  • Introduced the option -logfile to append the logs into a file.
  • Minor optimization on Windows for cards that are mounted on the risers.
  • Improve compatibility for NiceHash.

5.1.0

  • Support NiceHash.
  • Fix unstable network connections in 5.0.0.
  • Fix performance regressions for 1080Ti under Linux.

5.0.0

  • Minor performance improvement for GTX 1060.
  • Fixed performance regressions in 4.0.0 on Windows.
  • Optimization on the networking layer.
  • Show GPU ID in case of hardware errors.
  • Introduced the option -no-timestamps which suppresses the timestamps in the logging messages.

4.0.0

  • Minor performance improvement.
  • Support older CPUs like Core 2 Duo.
  • Support mining rigs that have more than 8 GPUs.
  • Support luckpool.org.
  • Removed the polling option.
  • Introduced the option -max-network-failures which allows Bminer to exit after consecutive network failures.
  • Various improvement on the UI.
  • Localization for Russian and Chinese.

3.0.0

  • Minor performance improvement.
  • Disable CPU polling by default.
  • Introduce a Web-based dashboard.
  • Support slushpool.

2.1.0

  • Add the -polling option to make GPU polling configurable.
  • Improve the stability of the network connections.
  • First public release for Linux.

2.0.0

  • First public release.