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I'm looking for a way to retrieve all address balances of addresses with a non-zero balance in the blockchain.

Is there a software tool that can calculate the balances in an accessible format? Or perhaps I can download them somewhere?

With an accessible format I mean that it can be interpreted by a computer. Either in a database-structure or in parseable text format.

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This guy wanted to do the same thing. You can find a solution there.

in short:

  • get a Linux Box/VM with >=8GB RAM
  • download blockparser
  • compile it
  • run "./parser allBalances -w 250000 >allBalances.txt"

the parser run take around 2 minutes on my vSphere VM (2x3Ghz Xeon, 16GB of RAM)

now you have a list of the top 250.000 adresses sorted by BTC amount.

add some sed/awk/cut magic to make a csv and you are done.

  • how to get ALL "nonzero" balances? – Denis Leonov Jan 5 '18 at 22:29
  • I am sorry, I don't remember. It was 4 years ago – Maciej Mączko Jan 6 '18 at 15:00

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