I have a bitcoin-core full node running and I want to access my node in Python, how can I retrieve the blockchain info?

  • Do you using bitcoin core? Sep 14 '19 at 8:00
  • Yes I have bitcoind and bitcoin-cli installed Sep 14 '19 at 10:18
  • I added new answer Sep 14 '19 at 10:41

You can use RPC bitcoin framework for creating the request to the node to get information.

With python exist more library, I preferer this python-bitcoinrpc but a list the library is here

For configuring the node to accepting the request look this reference

other util references

  • I try to establish a rpc connection with the AuthServiceProxy method from bitcoinrpc with the following parameters: AuthServiceProxy ("casa-node.lan:mycasapassword@mycasaip:8332") but I get no acces. Sep 16 '19 at 10:16
  • Do you have an error in the stack-trace python? if you want an example for using the library, I wrote this simple script for creating a simple console GUI this is the code if you have an error with my code, please public your bitcoin.conf and your bitcoin configuration Sep 16 '19 at 12:14

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