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Is there really no manual for Bitcoin Core?

This is not the first time I'm desperately searching for Bitcoin Core help and finding none, but look at this: https://bitcoincore.org/en/doc/0.20.0/ That's the closest thing to a "manual" I ...
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How do I fetch the price data from CoinGecko? [closed]

I don't understand their API: https://www.coingecko.com/en/api It says: /simple/price Get the current price of any cryptocurrencies in any other supported currencies that you need. But then ...
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How should I handle cases like this where the documentation for Bitcoin Core states one thing, and the actual program does something else?

Bitcoin Core's RPC API call "getnewaddress" is documented here: https://bitcoincore.org/en/doc/0.18.0/rpc/wallet/getnewaddress/ It claims: Result: "address" (string) The new bitcoin address In ...
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Where can I read more about the fields of the transaction returned by listtransactions API

I am looking at the results returned by listtransactions API and I do not understand the difference between blocktime, time and timereceived. Help tells me the following: "blocktime": xxx, ...
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Does IOTA really have a Documentation? [closed]

I hear a lot about IOTA, but on the official site I found very little. I read the WP: https://iota.org/IOTA_Whitepaper.pdf but that's just concepts, I want to know details about software like "...
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How to run bcoin on testnet?

In the documentation you can specify a network param, but the default main network name isn't the same as bitcoind (livenet). What is the name of testnet on bcoin? EDIT: When going by the ...
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bcoin example conf file?

Hey I've been looking around for an example conf file and I can't find one. I'm not sure how to put some parameters in. Do I do prune=True Or prune as in the documentation it says 'default: ...
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Does any documentations with mathematical description of Bitcoin exist?

Does any documentations with mathematical description of Bitcoin exist? Some documentations like YellowPaper in Ethereum?
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bitcoin core code [duplicate]

I am a c++ developer, I am trying to understand the bitcoin core code, I would like to know if there is any documentation (except the //comments in codes) and if there is any descritpion of the ...
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Which bitcoin documentation is the official one for bitcoin core?

English Google searches about bitcoind and bitcoin-cli often lead to two sites: https://en.bitcoin.it https://bitcoin.org Any idea which one is the official one, endorsed by the maintainers?