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Some Quirks While Building The Cryptocurrency

I have successfully compiled the binaries for the coin daemon and the wallet daemon with some few quirks. First I have to send a support ticket to our Swiss engineers to change the Ubuntu version from 17.04 to 14.04 this solves a lot of compilation errors and was able to proceed to actually testing the the node.

The next trick is testing the wallet daemon. I got this error which is pretty generic

Error: failed to save new wallet: locale::facet::_S_create_c_locale name not valid Error: failed to generate new wallet: locale::facet::_S_create_c_locale name not valid account creation failed Failed to initialize wallet
Error: wallet failed to connect to daemon (http://localhost:18236). This was solved by setting the environment variable to:

export LC_ALL="en_US.UTF-8" 👍 2

The joy of C/C++ in the modern world.

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