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dogecoin-cli - command line utility for controlling Dogecoin Core


Dogecoin Core RPC client version v1.14.3.0


dogecoin-cli [options] <command> [params]
Send command to Dogecoin Core
dogecoin-cli [options] -named <command> [name=value] ... Send command to Dogecoin Core (with named arguments) dogecoin-cli [options] help List commands dogecoin-cli [options] help <command> Get help for a command



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Specify configuration file (default: dogecoin.conf)


Specify data directory

Chain selection options:


Use the test chain


Enter regression test mode, which uses a special chain in which blocks can be solved instantly. This is intended for regression testing tools and app development.


Pass named instead of positional arguments (default: false)


Send commands to node running on <ip> (default:


Connect to JSON-RPC on <port> (default: 22555 or testnet: 44555)


Wait for RPC server to start


Username for JSON-RPC connections


Password for JSON-RPC connections


Timeout during HTTP requests (default: 900)


Read extra arguments from standard input, one per line until EOF/Ctrl-D (recommended for sensitive information such as passphrases)


Copyright (C) 2013-2021 The Bitcoin Core and Dogecoin Core developers

Please contribute if you find Dogecoin Core useful. Visit <> for further information about the software. The source code is available from <>.

This is experimental software. Distributed under the MIT software license, see the accompanying file COPYING or <>

This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit <> and cryptographic software written by Eric Young and UPnP software written by Thomas Bernard. Paper wallet art provided by Anacoluthia.

February 2021 dogecoin-cli v1.14.3.0