BCH Unlimited Ubuntu PPA repo updated to version 1.9.1

The BCH Unlimited Ubuntu PPA repository has been updated to serve version 1.9.1 is available at:




This release is compatible the Bitcoin Cash protocol. To update already installed packages:


sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade 


To install


sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bitcoin-unlimited/bucash sudo apt-get update sudo apt install bitcoind bitcoin-qt 


starting from this update the repository is serving also ElectrsCash(**) v3.0.0, for now just for the amd64 architecture. To install it just execute this command:

sudo apt install electrscash 


See the official announcement and the release notes for more details:




Support for Ubuntu Trusty 14.04 has been dropped (even thou gitian binaries are still working for that repo).

On Ubuntu 16.04 (xenial) you need to install a new PPA dependency

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:savoury1/gcc-defaults-7 sudo apt update sudo apt dist-upgrade sudo apt install bitcoind 


(**) ElectrsCash is an efficient re-implementation of Electrum Server written in Rust.

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