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The mini private key format. https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Mini_private_key_format

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Mini private key format

I want to understand why the format for a mini private key necessarily has to start with an "S". Why is this? Is there a specific reason for it? I would imagine so, but I don't know what it ...
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math to make a full private key have a mini private key equivalent

When creating a private key, how would I ensure that there is a mini private key equivalent, which could be substituted in place of the the full private key? What math would I have to use to create ...
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