Changelog - SimpleMining OS

We want to inform our users about all the notable changes and improvements that we’ve made (and will be making) in our Simple Mining Operating System based on Linux.
To find out more about updates, check our changelog regularly. Here you can learn about new developments, new features, bug fixes, etc.
We are also giving users ability to vote each change - to know better if you like it or not.

  • 2019.07.22
  • new miners

    • bminer-v15.7.3 (Improved performance Cuckaroo29d)
    • xmr-stak-v2.10.6 (fix cryptonight_v8 and derived pows, added version for cuda10.0 in additional to cuda9.1)
  • 2019.07.21
  • Dashboard v3163

    • added hashrate column in DetailedView of the rig (only for claymore miner)
    • fixed two graphical bugs
  • 2019.07.21
  • new miners

    • teamredminer-v0.5.6 (MTP improvements for Vega and Polaris about 1-3% hashrate, improved efficiency, esp Polaris)
  • 2019.07.20
  • new miners

    • gminer-v1.52 (Improved performance Equihash 144/5 and 192/7 on RTX cards. Improved compatibility with Node.js)
  • 2019.07.19
  • new miners

    • bminer-v15.7.2 (Improve stability Cuckaroo29d. Reduce CPU usage on Cuckaroo29d. Support 5GB cards for Cuckaroo29d)
  • 2019.07.19
  • New flashing methods for new farms

    • a) Beside usual method flashing under Mac/Win PC/Laptop we have two more.
    • b) Migrating from other linux based mining OS (can be used as batch method for reflashing multiple rigs from ssh command)
    • c) Bootable USB with SimpleMiningImager tool (fastest method for batch 10+ flash deployments when rigs do not have any OS on drive)
  • 2019.07.18
  • Dashboard v3162

    • ability to change whole Group OC settings directly in RigList by clicking on group name
    • ability to change whole Group Config settings directly in RigList by clicking on Group name
    • another color adjustments for dark mode (less light pollution :)
    • fixed small visual bugs
  • 2019.07.18
  • v1240

    • Fix GPU name with doubled memory size information
    • New API console parser for GrinGoldMiner-v3.0.0
    • New API console for Serominer
  • 2019.07.18
  • new miners

    • bminer-v15.7.1 (Improved Cuckaroo29d. Fix Cuckaroo29d fail start for Turing cards)
  • 2019.07.17
  • new miners

    • bminer-v15.7.0 (Support the cuckarood29 algorithm)
    • nbminer-nebutech-v24.2 (Disable the auto-switch from cuckaroo to cuckarood. Fix startup stuck issue. Add new option --generate-config to generate a sample config file)
    • nbminer-nebutech-v24.2 needs miner options "--api 127.0.0.1:22333" to see stats properly, because authors disabled by default API without informing about it even in help
  • 2019.07.17
  • new miners

    • gringoldminer-v3.0 (Supports Cuckarood29 PoW hard-fork. This release integrates all speed improvements of GrinPro2 miner.
    • API for this new gringoldminer release will be soon
    • lolminer-v0.8.5 (Support Cuckarood29 (--coin GRIN-AD29) for 4G and 8G AMD cards. This new PoW will be active on Grin from block 262.080 July 17th)
  • 2019.07.16
  • new miners

    • nbminer-nebutech-v24.0 (Support Grin29 fork with auto switch on height 262080. Improve performance on Grin29 & AE. Add algo progpow_sero for mining SERO. Add option -intensity to set the intensity level for each GPU. Add option -fidelity-timeframe to customize the timeframe for fidelity calculation. Add option -no-nvml to close the periodical query for GPU status. Add new method to turn on NiceHash protocol, nicehash+tcp:// - also compatible with previous url based method. Minor improvement and bug fix.
    • nbminer-nebutech-v24.1 (Fix lower hashrate than previous version for Grin29 & AE on 10xx 6GB cards. Fix the disfunction of auto-reboot when GPU error happens. Change the GPU MEM size display upon launch from Total Size to Available Size.)
    • gminer-v1.51 (Added Cuckarood29 for NVidia - use --algo grin29 for autoswitch after hardfork. Added BeamHashII algo for Nvidia. Added option to print miner version. Added option to enable/disable NVML. Bug fixes and stability improvements)
  • 2019.07.15
  • Dashbaord v3160

    • added total wattage in DetailedView window
    • some visual improvements in Dark Mode
  • 2019.07.12
  • Beta Dark Theme

    • added beta Dark Theme (can be turned on after refreshing website and pressing beta at the top). This is very early beta and many things will be changed in it as right now it looks like a crap :) If you have suggestions, please feel free to send them to admin@simplemining.net as i will love to hear what to change :)
    • added GPU bios version under ach gpu
  • 2019.07.11
  • Dashboard v3159

    • Rig Actions button now will float when you scroll down long RigList :)
  • 2019.07.10
  • Dashboard v3158

    • DetailedView has bigger action buttons but without text (hover mouse to see description)
    • DetailedView has added OC button
    • DetailedView desired gpu count can be changed by clicking on value itself rather than separate action button
  • 2019.07.10
  • new miners

    • NEW serominer-v0.3.0 (serominer is an ProgPoW GPU mining worker: with serominer you can mine Sero on AMD and NVidia)
    • API for serominer will be soon
  • 2019.07.10
  • new miners

    • nanominer-v1.5.0 (Added support for Grin's upcoming PoW hardfork Cuckarood29 algorithm. Use cuckaroo29 algorithm or coin=grin in your config files and nanominer will switch the algorithm automatically without miner restart. Added support for Nvidia 6+ GB cards on Cuckaroo29/Cuckarood29. RandomHash (PascalCoin) performance improved)
  • 2019.07.09
  • Dashboard v3157

    • NEW feature - pause mining - you can now stop mining process if you need (for example too hot in farm or doing some maintenance or flashing bios)
    • OC validations when needed values are empty and OC will not work
    • moved facebook and twitter from menu to bottom of the page so it will not disturb users
    • fixed rig duplicates in different RigList table view
    • fixed case when new created rig had some default overclocking
  • 2019.07.09
  • new miners

    • lolminer-v0.8.4 (Fixed a 0 sol/s issue for Zelcash. Reduced Zelcash memory usage to 2.9 GBytes. Fixed a bug with the stratum for 125/4, 144/5, 192/7 and 96/5 in case the pool sends a very low job id)
    • rhminer-v1.5.3 (Added internal cpu throttling option to slow down mining. Fixed: Duplicate shares when pool mining. Fixed: EthMan API : sent config.txt was ignored when restarting miner)
  • 2019.07.07
  • new miners

    • teamredminer-v0.5.5 (Added cuckatoo31 algo for grin)
  • 2019.07.06
  • new miners

    • teamredminer-v0.5.4 (Fixed API bug for MTP, crashing when using Awesome Miner. Small MTP improvements, mostly for Polaris)
  • 2019.07.05
  • Facebook and Twitter

    • we added in menu link to facebook and twitter - if you like simplemining please add/like us or share :) Thanks
  • 2019.07.05
  • v1239

    • fixed fanspeed issue
    • fixed t-rex reload problem
  • 2019.07.05
  • Update v1237 and Dashboard v3156

    • NEW feature for searching GPU in rig available in DetailedView of the rig (this sets 100% fanspeed for one GPU you are looking for and 0% for the rest GPUs so you can see or hear the difference) on nvidia we cannot set 0% but there is difference we can hear
    • hardware automatic fan control on GPUs with mixed 1 and 2 (system not physical) fans per GPU internal controlled fans on NVidia 2xxx and 1660 - workaround with nvidia driver problem
    • send again all GPUs information after network problem occurs
    • fix cryptodredge API with values smaller than 1MH/s
    • added feature for searching fans
    • added reset button in RigList settings and some informations there
    • fixed average process uptime displaying wrong big values
  • 2019.07.05
  • new miners

    • cryptodredge-v0.20.2 (Improve Argon2d (NIM). Improve X16R, X16S, X16RT, X21S. Improve MTP for Turing GPUs. Fix Argon2d (NIM) startDifficulty issue related to zero hashrate. Fix --no-nvml option. Other minor fixes)
    • gminer-v1.50 (improved performance Equihash 150/5, 125/4 on RTX cards)
  • 2019.07.04
  • new miners

    • gminer-v1.49 (Improved performance Equihash 150/5, 125/4 on RTX cards. Fixed bug with Beam on GTX 1060 3GB)
    • teamredminer-v0.5.3 (Added MTP algo for Zcoin/XZC. Stabilization fixes for CN variants, primarily 4MB algos)
  • 2019.07.03
  • Dashboard v3135

    • indicator in menu when user did not answered in new vote polls
    • user can vote in poll only when his total deposits are bigger than 2$ (fake empty accounts prevention)
    • fixed missing columns for new registered users
  • 2019.07.03
  • new miners

    • lolminer-v0.8.3 (Added support for ZelHash (EquihashR 125/4/0) for the hard fork - July 2nd. Added 16 GByte solver for Cuckatoo-31 (GRIN). Better performance and less energy use for Radeon VII, Radeon Pro Duo Polaris, Vega Frontier and RX 570 16GByte)
  • 2019.07.03
  • new miners

    • nanominer-v1.4.1 (Fixed SSL connection with miningpoolhub)
  • 2019.07.02
  • Dashboard v3154

    • new interesting feature - ability of hiding and changing order of columns in rigList (separate for desktop and mobile view ). You can for example hide core/mem column on mobiles :) RigList settings button is near search input field in RigList
    • added simple fee calculator in window with deposit fee address and qr code
    • fixed tooltips in DetailedView when they disappeared after 2 seconds
    • action assign Group OC list is alphabetical now
    • notes field has bigger clickable area
  • 2019.07.02
  • new miners

    • miniz-v1.4o (Added support for 125,4 (ZelCash). Added support for 210,9 (Aion). (Testing!). Fixed solution/iteration for 96,5 (Testing!). Minor bug fixes)
  • 2019.06.30
  • new miners

    • ccminer-zcoinofficial-djm34-v1.1.23 (Attempt to solve problem with 6+ gpu's on 2 core/thread cpu's. Force the miner to crash in case of a loss of correction (this was removed in the previous version))
    • t-rex-v0.12.1 (Improve MTP by 1-3% on some cards. Add ability to view T-Rex log file in the web browser)
  • 2019.06.26
  • new miners

    • nanominer-v1.4.0 (Faster Ethash kernel tuning on AMD Vega and Radeon VII GPUs)
    • ccminer-zcoinofficial-djm34-v1.1.22 (Solved issue which were causing lost of connection and/or connection with pool. No more crash when this happens either)
  • 2019.06.25
  • new miners

    • wildrig-multi-v0.17.9 (Fixed blake2b family. Wildkeccak around 1% speed increase. Added --print-devices parameter)
  • 2019.06.25
  • v1237

    • fixed crash Console not showing anything
    • added more lines of Console/Dmesg crash log (200 lines now)
    • in case soft watchog kicks in we show probable cause (uv,oc,riser)
    • tooltip on RigName and System info is more clean now
    • GPU brand spelling changes: SHAPPHIRE = Shapphire
    • known issue (OLD one): t-rex problems after reloading as it refuses to close itself
    • known issue (fresh one): -r 1 in claymore will not store Crash console/dmesg
    • canceled this change as we need last report in case power failure so this makes no sense: rig bandwidth savings (does not send whole console changes in case user is not logged) but we are just testing this and we might to revert that change
  • 2019.06.25
  • Dashbaord v3153

    • fixed buttons in DetailView of the rig (sometimes they did not work on Android smartphone)
    • when our system watchdog reboots rig then it will send console snapshot and dmesg output to dashboard which will be saved
    • added system hardware informations "System HW:" in DetailedView (CPU, Motherbaord model and bios ver, RAM memory size, Drive name and size)
    • added brand names to GPUs (Gigabyte, Asus, Msi......)
    • GPU bios version is showed in DetailedView tooltip when you move mouse over GPU name
  • 2019.06.25
  • v1236

    • updated amdmemorytweak 0.1.9.1
    • rigs are sending more stats (Cpu Model, Motherboard Model and bios version, Ram size, Drive name and capacity, Name of GPU manufacturer, also crash logs in case watchdog kicks in and reboots rig
    • fast commands that work in terminal: console (bring up mining console), forcereboot (makes proper reboot), start (closes previous miner and starts again)
    • when rig starts without any GPUs it will start updating anyway and not just throw errors
    • rig bandwidth savings (does not send whole console changes in case user is not logged) but we are just testing this and we might to revert that change
    • added vm_hugepages=128
  • 2019.06.24
  • new miners

    • ccminer-zcoinofficial-djm34-v1.1.21 (Now only with CUDA 9.2 and 10.0 compatible pakcages. Improved hashrate for 20x)
  • 2019.06.21
  • new miners

    • gminer-v1.47 (Significant performance improvements for VDS)
    • kbminer-v1.3.11 (Support mining VDS on Nvidia)
  • 2019.06.21
  • Dashbaord v3152

    • improved showing inactivity lock (it will be activated in 1 minute after user is not looking into RigList and the gray is less gray now)
    • added hashrate output in DetailedView modal
    • green icon on RigList when rig is online (it was blue previously...)
  • 2019.06.20
  • new miners

    • gminer-v1.46 (Added ZelCash Equihash 125,4 algorithm for Nvidia cards. Improved Grin29 / Swap / Aeternity performance on Nvidia cards, specially on GTX 1080 Ti, also improved hashrate on pool side)
    • wildrig-multi-v0.17.8 (improved blake2b(lower power consumption on pre-Vega gpu's and higher hashrate on Vega gpu's))
  • 2019.06.20
  • Dashboard v3151

    • selecting rigs on list will not highlight them and you will see number of selected rigs on Rig Action button
    • inactive RigList will now force user to click on it to start autorefreshing
    • number of unread changes in changelog
    • ability to vote on each change in changelog
    • bigger close buttons (usefull on mobiles)
    • fixed wrong public IP view
  • 2019.06.19
  • new miners

    • ccminer-zcoinofficial-djm34-v1.1.20 (Correct issue with scratchpad size which was much larger than required)
    • t-rex-v0.12.0 (Add honeycomb algorithm (Beenode coin). Fixed bug with GPU ... is idle error when there is a pool connection problem)
    • wildrig-multi-v0.17.6 (Up to 5%-6% faster blake2b-btcc and blake2b-glt. Added skein2(WoodCoin)
  • 2019.06.18
  • new miners

    • claymore-eth-v14.7 (Added "-showpower" option for GPU power consumption stats. Updated Remote Manager to show total power consumption. Fixed issue with "-logsmaxsize" option when "-logfile" option is used to specify directory for log files. Few minor bug fixes and improvements)
  • 2019.06.16
  • new miners

    • ccminer-zcoinofficial-djm34-v1.1.19 (Test release - speed bump. Implement a non mandatory donation system (default 0.25% 1 share over 400) This donation can be turned off by using --no-donation flag %age donated can be changed by using flag --donation N (in per cent))
  • 2019.06.14
  • new miners

    • kbminer-v1.3.8 (Improve VDS performance by 25%. Reducing hashrate loss in pools)
    • nbminer-nebutech-v23.3 (Fix mining AE (cuckoocycle) on NiceHash. Add option to set a temperature limit on GPU)
  • 2019.06.14
  • new miners

    • teamredminer-v0.5.2 (Fix for 1-2% degraded hashrate on Radeon VIIs in some scenarios. Fix for Radeon VII allocation bug, causing hw errs. Fix for allocation bug causing crashes for some drivers and gpus)
  • 2019.06.13
  • new miners

    • noncerpro-opencl-v3.0.2 (Fixed a memory leak issue. Fixed some minor issues)
  • 2019.06.12
  • new miners

    • wildrig-multi-v0.17.5 (added algos blake2b-btcc and blake2b-glt. Fixed gfx907(some Radeon VII gpu's) support. Be careful, blake2b algos pretty hot)