A list of popular, Linux-friendly crypto-currency clients, and their tested compatibility with the Tails Linux operating system.
|CC Client||Compatible w/ Tails?||Incompatibility Status|
|Dark Wallet v0.1.0||No (Tails 1.0)||DW is a browser extension; not yet released for Firefox, only Google Chrome.|
|Bitcoin Core v0.9.2.1||Yes (Tails 1.1.1)|
|Bitcoin Core v0.9.1||No (Tails 1.0)||Issue #3914, Issue #4042. Developers have produced working dev binary for Tails 1.0 (see e-mail).|
|Bitcoin Core v0.9.0||No (Tails 1.0)||See above.|
|Bitcoin Core v0.8.61||Yes (Tails 0.23, 1.0)|
|sx 2014/04/10 build||No (Tails 0.23)||Issue #54 (issue filed by Kristov 2014/04/11)|
|Multibit 0.5.17||No (Tails 0.23)||Dependency does not support SOCKS proxies as of 2014/01/21. Stack exchange link, Issue #272|
|Electrum (All Versions)||No, Cannot Install Dependencies (Tails 0.23)||Issue #648 (issue filed by Kristov 2014/04/11, no fix planned)|
|Darkcoin-Qt v0.9.1.2-2-g54fd5f3-beta||Yes, built for Debian Squeeze (Tails 0.23)||Documentation of Kristov’s request and implementation|
|FedoraCoin-Qt (All Versions)||No, users must build for Linux (Tails 0.23)||Installation Instructions, Aptitude errors generated by following instructions.|
1: Bitcoin-Qt v0.8.6 is not vulnerable to the OpenSSL Heartbleed bug. Although OpenSSL is statically linked in this version of bitcoind, it uses OpenSSL v0.9.8k which pre-dates the 1.x vulnerable versions of OpenSSL.