Electrum is a lightweight Bitcoin client, based on a client-server protocol. It supports Simple Payment Verification (SPV) and deterministic key generation from a seed. Your secret keys are encrypted and are never sent to other machines/servers. Electrum does not download the Bitcoin blockchain.
- Versions: 4.4.6
- Website: https://electrum.org/
- Licenses: Expat
- Package source: gnu/packages/finance.scm
- Builds: See build status
- Issues: See known issues
Install the latest version of
electrum as follows:
guix install electrum
Or install a particular version:
guix install email@example.com
You can also install packages in augmented, pure or containerized environments for development or simply to try them out without polluting your user profile. See the
guix shell documentation for more information.