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I'm testing bitcoin and, as an experiment, I added a transaction after the coinbase to the genesis block. However, it appears that it can't be searched with the rpc commands. Why is that? I already read that the coinbase in the genesis block can't be spent and this is ok, but what about the other transactions?

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There are no other transactions in the Genesis block. For all intents nothing in that block is worthwhile inquiring information about.

  • There's a transaction in his, because he added it. (So his genesis block is different, and he effectively has an altcoin.) – Nate Eldredge Apr 23 '14 at 23:49
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    I see no need to be rude. Altcoins and other cryptocurrencies are on topic here. – Nate Eldredge Apr 24 '14 at 5:10
  • Users that can't debug issues of their own making shouldn't be trying to edit highly complicated cryptocurrencies. – user13413 Apr 24 '14 at 6:12
  • @goatse are you for real? Even the core developers of bitcoin go out bug hunting. I really hope you're trolling. – gurghet Apr 25 '14 at 9:53
  • I'm serious. No core developer bothers with this sort of nonsense. Altcoins never have and never will contribute anything to the core client. They are pump and dumps without limit. – user13413 Apr 26 '14 at 6:37

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