Electrum for FairCoin V2.3.3

Install the Electrum Wallet Client for FairCoin


Open a terminal window.

Install the following packages on your system: sudo apt-get install python-pip python-qt4

To install type: sudo pip install https://electrum.fair-coin.org/download/Electrum-fair-2.3.3.tar.gz

To run Electrum for FairCoin type: electrum-fair


Download M$ Windows™ binaries:

Standalone Executable

Windows Installer

Mac OS X

Download the DMG-File below:

Electrum for FairCoin for Mac OS X


For documentation please consult this site: http://docs.electrum.org/

Install an Electrum Server

Advanced users can run their own electrum server.

To install an electrum server  for FairCoin on Ubuntu 14.04 follow the step-by-step guide below:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install -y aptitude git build-essential python-setuptools \
 python-openssl python-leveldb libleveldb-dev python-dev libxml2-dev libxslt-dev wget
sudo aptitude safe-upgrade -y
sudo easy_install jsonrpclib irc plyvel
sudo adduser --system electrum --shell /bin/bash
sudo addgroup --system electrum
cd /opt
sudo git clone https://github.com/FairCoinTeam/electrum-fair-server.git
sudo chown -R <youruser>.<youruser> electrum-fair-server
cd electrum-fair-server
openssl genrsa -des3 -passout pass:none -out server.enc.key 3072
openssl rsa -passin pass:none -in server.enc.key -out server.key
openssl req -new -sha256 -days 2920 -key server.key -out server.csr
openssl x509 -req -sha256 -days 2920 -in server.csr -signkey server.key -out server.crt
sudo python setup.py install
# Now edit the file /etc/electrum.conf and adjust to your needs
sudo vi /etc/electrum.conf

sudo electrum-server start
tail -f /var/log/electrum.log