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How to install Hard Fork of Bitcoin, such as Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin Gold?

Just like the title, how do I install hard fork of Bitcoin, such as Bitcoin Cash or Bitcoin Gold? I would like to install Bitcoin Cash core in Ubuntu 16.04. It seems like there is not a single ...
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RPC FundRawTransaction: FeeRate

I want to pass feerate argument to Bitcoin Unlimited while using fundrawtransaction. I tried fundrawtransaction ["020000000001e80300000000000017a914f65d061c8966ae9d0d6add32879a492d99bce5848700000000"...
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In my Bitcoin Core Wallet I see peers identified as “BitcoinUnlimited” why?

Sometimes I'm checking the connected peers I today I saw one identified as "/BitcoinUnlimited:1.0.2(EB16; AD12)/" User Agent. I haven't saw this before, all I see is Satoshi User Agents. It this the ...
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“Failed to connect best block” error when I try to load my wallet

Everytime I try to open my wallet this error comes up. I have shut the computer down a few times and removed the wallet and reloaded it a few times too and the error keeps happening. If you can'...
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What IDE to use for Bitcoin development?

I want to experiment with Bitcoin's code (both Core and Unlimited, if it makes a difference). I really wanted to use CLion, but was unable to compile it and make it work (something to do with using a ...
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Incentives for Segwit vs BTU

I had the (appearntly wrong) impression that miners as a whole would prefer limiting the block size / scalability / TPS in order to increase fees (basically limiting the supply), and users and ...
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What is “Emergent Consensus” as a Mining Pool Support proposal?

I would regularly check coin.dance/blocks for updates on Segregated Witness and Bitcoin Unlimited popularity among miners. Another proposal called "Emergent Consensus" has appeared. Could someone ...
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Does Bitcoin Unlimited keep ASICBOOST intact vs going with segwit?

In light of the new findings about ASICBOOST from bitmain. Having that segwit disables ASICBOOST, does this mean that Bitcoin Unlimited leaves this ASICBOOST feature intact? Having that segwit ...
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Will I have the same amount of bitcoin on “bitcoin core” and “bitcoin unlimited”

Do you have to buy bitcoin unlimited coins with my bitcoin? What will happen in the outcome of a bitcoin unlimited hard-fork?
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Will bitcoin unlimited affect BTC? [closed]

I am hearing about a new crypto currency BTU with another block chain. If BTU comes up, What will happen to our existing BTC? Can we still use those? Will those be of no use? Will the price of BTC ...
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With the upcoming hard fork will there be a fixed exchange rate between Bitcoin Unlimited and Bitcoin?

As you know, there might be an upcoming hard fork of BTC to enlarge the block size. Will the new currency Bitcoin Unlimited be a different currency or will it be compatible with Bitcoin with a fixed ...
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At what point does a hard fork occur?

with the whole debate and concern over a looming Bitcoin hard fork I would like to ask at what point has the hard fork occurred? Is there a specific moment when developers decide to implement BTC/BTU ...
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What was the timeline of the Bitcoin Unlimited Hack as of 2017-March and where was it in the code?

I've been trying to follow the Bitcoin Unlimited hack timeline (2017-Mar) and there seems to be conflicting stories on both sides. It's obviously to confuse the 3rd party into finding the truth. My ...
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Why do people expect Bitcoin Unlimited to cause miner centralization?

I've seen the argument that Bitcoin Unlimited will cause mining to centralize further. Can you please explain why people expect that to happen?
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Can a Mining Pool Force Changes Without Agreement from Bitcoin Core Developers?

I'm trying to understand a @petertoddbtc tweet about Chinese miners making a controversial stance. According to the accompanying article https://www.cryptocoinsnews.com/bitcoin-market-needs-big-...
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Does the node count reflect the mining power support of different Bitcoin versions?

In the current Bitcoin blocksize debate, xtnodes.com shows a pie chart of nodes running different implementations of Bitcoin; Classic, XT and Unlimited, etc. Does this node count in any way reflect ...