Lightweight Bitcoin Client

Latest release: Electrum-1.9.8

Sources
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Electrum-1.9.8.tar.gz (md5:e3918fec0254267f08e41a1fb8691382; signature)
Electrum-1.9.8.zip (md5:0f91f548ba64b1f5776a28b1522f07ec; signature)
Linux
  • Install python-qt4 and pip:
    sudo apt-get install python-qt4 python-pip
  • On Ubuntu 13.10 do:
    sudo apt-get install python-slowaes
  • Install electrum:
    sudo pip install https://download.electrum.org/Electrum-1.9.8.tar.gz#md5=e3918fec0254267f08e41a1fb8691382
  • Run:
    electrum
Windows
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Windows
sources installation
  • Install PyQt4
  • Install Electrum-1.9.8.zip
  • execute 'python electrum'
  • OSX
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    OSX
    sources installation
  • Install Homebrew.
  • Install dependencies brew install qt pyqt gettext
  • Install Electrum-1.9.8.zip
  • execute 'python electrum'
  • Android Installation from QR codes

    Development version

    Dependencies: python, qt, pyqt, gettext, ecdsa, slowaes. On Ubuntu you can install the dependencies with:

    sudo apt-get install python-pip python-qt4 pyqt4-dev-tools
    sudo pip install ecdsa slowaes

    Check out the code from Github

    git clone git://github.com/spesmilo/electrum.git

    Compile the icons

    pyrcc4 icons.qrc -o gui/icons_rc.py

    Create translations

    python mki18n.py

    Install Electrum

    sudo python setup.py install