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Drivechain allows BTC to travel back-and-forth to other software applications (“sidechains”). Thus, BTC-owners can opt-in to new features. Bitcoin Core nodes don't care what a sidechain does. Sidechain-deposits are instant and zero-trust. Withdrawals are hashrate-controlled and arbitrary, but rate-limited (1 per 92 days) and audit-able (compressed to 32 bytes). Sidechain users can sell their default risk using atomic swaps – also instant and zero-trust.

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Where are Drivechain votes computed?

In the context of the Drivechain proposal, for UTXOs in miner-controlled escrows to be spent, they have to be voted on by each block over a large number of blocks, right? Now, how are these votes ...
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How does a Drivechain output work?

It is said that Drivechain works by sending a transaction output to a miner/hashrate-controlled escrow. I know it works by allowing miners to vote over a large number of blocks on transactions, that ...