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Questions tagged [liquid]

This tag should be used for questions referring to the Liquid inter-exchange settlement network developed by Blockstream.

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Where can one convert their bitcoins to Liquid LBTC bitcoins on Blockstreams Liquid Network?

Is there a place where one can convert their Bitcoin to Liquid BTC? Which exchanges? Is there even a mobile wallet that supports it if one wants to withdraw it?
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Claiming liquid peg-in: „The txoutproof must contain bitcoinTx and only bitcoinTX“

I‘m trying to do a liquid pegin. Generated the pegin address and sent funds to it, waited < 102 blocks. When trying to claim them with liquid-cli claimpegin “rawtransaction“ “txoutproof“ The ...
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How does Blockstream's Liquid Bitcoin network work to make fast bitcoin transactions?

Blockstream's Liquid network can facilitate instant bitcoin transactions on their network. How does it work exactly? My main questions are: As a user with BTC on some exchange that supports Liquid ...
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Where would I test the Liquid Network at testnet?

I would like to test Liquid Network functions with recently announced Liquid Core. Can be Liquid Network used for Bitcoin testnet?
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How to burn confidential assets or pegged bitcoin on Bitcoin Liquid sidechain

I used to burn bitcoin sending to a bogus address like 1111111111111111111114oLvT2 There is any equivalent confidential address for Elements/Liquid?
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Could you open a lightning channel in a confidential transaction?

On an elements sidechain (e.g. liquid) could you open a lightning channel with a confidential transaction. You could probably open a payment channel but could the channel 'speak' to other channels? Or ...
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Why is liquid so inactive and (according to statistics) not being used yet?

After years of development 3 Months ago Liquid (the side chain project) was announced. If you look at https://liquid.horse/ you can find the following statistics as of right now: Sidechain Stats ...
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Transaction deserialization test vectors for Elements sidechain?

I'm working on adding support for Elements sidechain to https://github.com/Simplexum/python-bitcointx/ library. Transaction serialization/deserialization seems to be working, but to test it properly,...
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Is there a way to verify how many Liquid Bitcoins are in existence?

Is there a way to recognize peginaddresses where bitcoins are locked up for use on the Liquid sidechain, and therefore a way to sum up the total bitcoins currently circulating on Liquid?
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How long do transactions on the Liquid Network take to clear?

Transactions on the Liquid sidechain are said to enable much faster transfers than the main Bitcoin blockchain. How fast are the the transfers? Does it still use a blockchain?