Alex- van- der- Peet added a commit to Alex- van- der- Peet/ bitcoin that referenced this issue Jun 9,. This is an example nf nf - bitcoin configuration file SYNOPSIS All command- line options ( except for ' - datadir' all configuration file options may also be specified on the command rver= 1 rpcuser= bomtom rpcpassword= secret rpcallowip= 192. Bitcoin/ nf Assuming they match it could be a permission issue I guess. 8 comments; share; save; hide.
Is there anything wrong with my nf? This file is optional is not created by Bitcoin. The file must be named nf. My chain is up to date and bitcoind generally works.
A configuration file is a standard text file you create in the Bitcoin data directory. Bitcoin Conf Rpc Port - If not you must set rpcuser rpcpassword to secure the JSON- RPC API. Cd / Backup/ BlockChain/ Bitcoin rm nf ln - s ~ /. And bitcoind is running. Are you using c- lightning?
No you can define the rpcuser and rpcpassword in the nf file itself. Usually it is commented, you can uncomment the line rpcuser and rpcpassword and input your username and password which will be used when you will be connecting to your bitcoind through HTTP JSON RPC. # # nf configuration file.
Lines beginning with # are comments.
# If no rpcpassword is set, rpc cookie auth is sought. This option is typically used # when the server and client are run as the same user. # # If not, you must set rpcuser and rpcpassword to secure the JSON- RPC API.
# # The config option ` rpcauth` can be added to. / bitcoind Warning: rpcuser and rpcpassword were generated for your convenience ( you can change it in ~ /.