I want to use bitcoin-core for many users and with the new version it became possible. I have no idea how to use this new feature. Please help me!

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Multiwallet are currently only available through the RPC interface for programmers and command-line users.ref

Multi-wallet is enabled by using more than one -wallet argument when starting Bitcoin, either on the command line or in the Bitcoin config file.

Multi-wallet support

  • Yep, I read it in docs. So it means for adding new wallet I should restart daemon?
    – xmaks
    Oct 19, 2017 at 9:31
  • You can use it only by RPC calls or with cli, which means in runtime. Oct 19, 2017 at 9:44
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    I know it. But for adding new wallet I should start daemon with wallets which I want to use. My question meant is it possible to do this without restarting?
    – xmaks
    Oct 19, 2017 at 9:57
  • Yes, to add new wallet you must restart the daemon. Oct 19, 2017 at 10:01
  • Have recent versions made any changes to how users can access multiple wallets? Aug 13, 2020 at 13:48

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