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![Duniter logo](https://raw.github.com/duniter/duniter/master/images/250×250.png)
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# Duniter [![Build Status](https://api.travis-ci.org/duniter/duniter.png)](https://travis-ci.org/duniter/duniter) [![Coverage Status](https://coveralls.io/repos/github/duniter/duniter/badge.svg?branch=master)](https://coveralls.io/github/duniter/duniter?branch=master) [![Dependencies](https://david-dm.org/duniter/duniter.svg)](https://david-dm.org/duniter/duniter)
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Duniter (previously uCoin) is a libre software allowing to create a new kind of P2P crypto-currencies based on individuals and Universal Dividend.
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Inspired by [Bitcoin](https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin) and [OpenUDC](https://github.com/Open-UDC/open-udc) projects.
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<p align="center"><img src="https://github.com/duniter/duniter/blob/master/images/duniter_admin_ui.png" /></p>

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## Development state
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Software is still under development, and **no production currency using Duniter exists for now**.
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However, it already exists a testing currency named [Test_Net](https://forum.duniter.org/t/join-our-new-testnet-currency/813). Want to test it? Two ways.
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### Add your node to the network

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See [Install a node documentation](https://github.com/duniter/duniter/blob/master/doc/install-a-node.md).
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### Try Cesium Wallet
- [Try Cesium Wallet](http://cesium.duniter.fr)

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### Try Sakia Wallet

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In the world of crypto-currencies, [Sakia Wallet](http://sakia-wallet.org) ([repository](https://github.com/duniter/sakia)) would be called a [SPV](https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Thin_Client_Security#Simplified_Payment_Verification_.28SPV.29_Clients) client. It is a graphical client connecting to the network. See this [tutorial](https://forum.duniter.org/t/join-our-new-testnet-currency/813) to join in the testing currency with Sakia.
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## Going further
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### Contribute

- [Quick-start-guide : start a duniter node with web-ui from source](https://github.com/duniter/duniter/blob/master/doc/quick-start.md)
- [Guide (fr)](https://github.com/duniter/duniter/blob/master/doc/contribute-french.md)

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### Documentation
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Visit [Duniter website](https://duniter.org): it gathers theoretical informations, FAQ and several useful links. If you want to learn, this is the first place to visit.
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### Talk about/get involved in Duniter project
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If you wish to participate/debate on Duniter, you can:
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* visit [Duniter Forum](https://forum.duniter.org)
* join XMPP chatroom [duniter@muc.duniter.org](https://chat.duniter.org)
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* contact us directly at [contact@duniter.org](mailto:contact@duniter.org)
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# References

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## Theoretical
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* [[en] Relative theory of money](http://en.trm.creationmonetaire.info)
* [[fr] Théorie relative de la monaie](http://trm.creationmonetaire.info)
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## OpenUDC

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* [Official OpenUDC project website](http://www.openudc.org)
* [Official OpenUDC repository](https://github.com/Open-UDC/open-udc)
* [Other project trying to implement OpenUDC in python](https://github.com/canercandan/django-openudc)
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# License

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This software is distributed under [GNU GPLv3](https://raw.github.com/duniter/duniter/master/LICENSE).