QRK – Quark

quark coin

QRK – Quark coin details

Official website – http://www.quarkcoin.org
Quark Forum – http://forum.quarkcoin.org/

  • Super secure hashing: 9 rounds of hashing from 6 hashing functions (blake, bmw, groestl, jh, keccak, skein). 3 rounds apply a random hashing function.
  • CPU mining
  • Quick block generation: 30 seconds
  • 2048 QRK per block (halving every 60480 blocks ~ 3 weeks)
  • Block reward will never drop below 1 QRK
  • Total of 247 million QRK will be mined in ~ 6 months, after that ~ 1 million QRK p.a. (~ 0.5% p.a inflation)
  • Difficulty retargets every 20 blocks (maximum 10% up or 50% down)

Quark was released as “super secure cryptographic coin”

Quark sources and downloads

Source code:

Windows Qt wallet: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0ByuuhJDWrO0wX2VOUjlEREFNdTQ/edit?usp=sharing

Linux Qt wallet (x64) https://docs.google.com/file/d/0ByuuhJDWrO0wbWVjN056bkdtTzQ/edit?usp=sharing

Neisklar’s Quark version of CPU Miner (source code): https://github.com/Neisklar/quarkcoin-cpuminer

Quark uses 11973 Network port. Please open port 11973 on your router and post your IP there.

Quark exchanges and mining pools


Block explorer

P2P mining pool

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