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I saw here that you can run bitcoin-cli getinfo to see the total number of connections that a node you're running is connected to. Is there a way to get this information remotely? For example, say I know that IP X.X.X.X is a bitcoin node, is there a way for me to ask it what nodes it is currently connected to? Similar to how I can getaddr it?

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No, by design.

Being able to infer connection information of remote nodes would be a leak of network graph information, which is considered private.

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