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Does bitcoin core scantxoutset include mempool transactions?

In my local experiments so far, I don't think that scantxoutset includes mempool information. What options do I have if I want to scan the current utxo set(with mempool updates) for a particular ...
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how do miners guess the next block version?

ok guys, so don't laugh at me because im new into this:D I know that each block has a different "block version" right? but, how to guess the block version from the next block? lets say ...
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Transaction history with bitcoinj

I am new to bitcoinj. I want to print out the list of transactions like as follow for a wallet: 1- Sent 1 BTC to Adress1 on 'A' Time 2- Received 5 BTC from Adress2 on 'B' time 3- Sent 2 BTC to ...
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bitcoin-core building disabled binaries

good day, I have just tried upgrading to core 24. As I am looking for a purely headless bitcoin-core, my process was the following rm -rf bitcoin git clone https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin.git cd ...
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Is verification of a blockchain computationally cheaper than recreating it?

One of the advantages of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin that is often repeated is how hard it should be to manipulate past transactions. The reason that is often stated is that you would have to re-...
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Monitor a bunch of addresses for deposits

I have a situation where I create one address per user through GetNewAddress(User.Id) So, in the end, I have a lot of addresses to monitor, to see if any user has deposited money. I can do something ...
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Muun Wallet - All Funds Stored On-Chain?

I've read so far all official Muun articles about the submarine swaps and emergency kits, but one thing still has me confused. Let's say I receive $500 worth of Bitcoin on-chain to my Muun wallet. ...
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how to fix Bitcoin core 14.2 on Windows 10 Home 64bit ver.

I cant install Bitcoin Core 13.2 thru 15.01 64 bit on my window 10 64 bit system it worked ver 14.2 worked before I tried to sign into coinbase that emailed me an address that needed to Identify my ...
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Can a full node measure bandwidth to and from its peers?

For example, can I run a full node, connect to some 8 peers, and measure my uplink and downlink bandwidth to each of my peers?
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Litecoin - mandatory-script-verify-flag-failed (Signature must be zero for failed CHECK(MULTI)SIG operation)

I have manually a raw transaction using bit library in order to send a transaction using Litecoin testnet. After adjusting fee's and other network variables I got the following error that is stated in ...
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Is the checksum used in BIP39 mnemonic sentences too short?

In the BIP39 specification, you add 1 bit of checksum for every 32 bits of entropy you generate. Therefore, with a common entropy size of 128 bits, you are only adding 4 bits of checksum. This means ...
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In what data structure bitcoin transactions are stored in blockchain

In what data structure bitcoin transactions are stored in blockchain? That Vout and Vin thing in blockexplorer it is in json format.So in code what data structure is used since in the bitcoin node ...
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Can you know the final destination of a BOLT12 offer?

It is said that a BOLT12 offer does hide the final destination, and therefore protects privacy of receiver. However, I just generated an offer, decoded it, and in the value node_id, it had my node's ...
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What is a "serialized signed transaction"?

Shown in the gray area here, describing how to apply, I think, Segwit to a transaction (particularly a Bitcoin Cash tx). The last section is titled "serialized signed transaction" however ...
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Identifying Closing Balances on Lightning

Is it possible given on-chain and gossip protocol data to derive closing channel balances? For example, the following channel between ACINQ and magnetron has two txouts but unsure who's balance is ...
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How does a miner put his vote for certain BIP?

I understand that a miner is the only one who can vote for a certain BIP, but I'm wondering, how do they technically do that? How do they submit their vote? I found out that they are doing it through ...
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Startin on IOS 13 Mac book

Installed the wallet on an external drive. He worked. After I updated to ios 13 after that the wallet stopped running. I tried to reinstall. But he couldn't do it. When loading blocks, it gives an ...
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Bitcoin Core through Tor (Windows), cookie permissions

I'm running a pruned node Bitcoin Core 23.0 gui (on Windows 10). My mission is to run the node through tor (0.4.7.11) for privacy. I'm mostly following this guide ( https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/...
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How to import multi sig using importmulti correctly?

I create a 2 of 2 with createmultisig using 02254aba14091e45a9067fbe5b225b3863d1c49650226d583dcede06a7c33f8613 and 02ad64a03b7fc53c02f68eac04743b819bfeeabe6ca7007f473dbaf7c3570f5dc9 pubkeys. I then ...
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How to create an application which constructs a transaction using `bcoin` (javascript)?

I am new to development. I am working on a project and I am trying to use bcoin. I want to create an application which has a UI, where the user will be asked to enter Destination address and amount. ...
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How many transactions are required on trust before I can withdraw money?

I am using Trust to purchase bitcoin. I wanted to withdraw funds. I was told I needed another five transactions before I could withdraw funds? Is this a policy that so many transactions are ...
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Unable to start BitcoinCore: Unable to start HTTP server. See debug logs for details

After long time of not running Bitcoin Core I ran it and got: Config file was: # server=1 tells Bitcoin-QT to accept JSON-RPC commands. server=1 # You must set rpcuser and rpcpassword to secure ...
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Error installing on Mac - Build does not support Berkeley DB database format

Im following the guide here (https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/blob/master/doc/build-osx.md) to install Bitcoin on my Mac. I want to be able to run bitcoind with and without the GUI. The first time I ...
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CLN listnodes command occasionally returns too many features flags

The BOLT #9 specification shows a 52-bit field that represents various feature flags. That should require no more than 7 bytes, or less. When I run the listnodes command, some of the nodes include ...
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Why is connecting bitcoin exclusively over Tor considered bad practice?

I've heard that a bitcoin node with only Tor connections is "trivial" to eclipse attack and that such nodes should maintain at least one (or more?) clearnet connections in addition. What is ...
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GREP help: Bitcoin address/key buried as text somewhere on hdd

So in a drunken moment of genius I had forgotten about, I bought some bitcoin way back. And I buried the address and key in some file... I was being tricky lol. That likely also led me to abandon a ...
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Bitcoinja-lib. bitcoin.payments is null

I installed bitcoinjs-lib with command: meteor npm install bitcoinjs-lib. The installation command "flow-typed install -f 0.27 bitcoinjs-lib@2.2.0" didn't work. No idea what flow-typed is and the ...
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How can I get the date of the last transaction from the blockchain.info API?

Is there a way to request the date of last transaction via API? I run a request to see balance of my addresses and need to request the date of the last transaction, how would I do that?
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Is there a CUDA binary to convert a brainwallet string to a BTC address?

I am looking for a CUDA program which will take a single argument, a brainwallet password, and output a BTC address. After reading through several threads on how to convert passwords to public keys, ...
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How to understand and calculator Z (hash of the message being signed) value in Segwit rawtx

How to understand and calculator Z (hash of the message being signed) value in Segwit rawtx. I don't know this value really exist in Segwit or not? if exist how to calculator that for rawtx and what ...
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How to retrieve Trezor wallet with recovery seed?

I've been at this for days now without finding the links to click on. I have a Trezor wallet that I bought years ago. It has some bitcoins on it. I have the recovery seed, but I lost the pin. From ...
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Raw data of dates in all blocks using PHP or R

Is it possible to obtain the date (time stamp) of each bitcoin block so far, using languages like PHP or R?. I am developing an analysis of the time series of bitcoin use for a scientific project, ...
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Private key problem, getting an error (code -4) please help [duplicate]

im trying to get my private key, i did wallet passphrase 600, got null response, did dumpprivkey "wallet" and i get  This type of wallet does not support this command (code -4) anyone know ...
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decoding transaction hash returned in rpc call getrawtransaction

hex: ...
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Generate addresses from Trezor's xPub using Python

I am trying to generate BIP32 HD addresses from my Trezors xPub key. I keep getting errors with most of the libs our there. What am I missing? pywallet: from pywallet import wallet xpub = '...
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How to generate Electrum address with pybitcointools

I want to create a payment service where I want to be able to charge each client according to its invoice. I picked Electrum as my underlying wallet and pybitcontools as my Python interface. I would ...
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bitcoin.conf file on mac

I have installed bitcoin core on mac and accessed the config file from the preferences tab on the bitcoin-qt. Now, I have started testnet on it by the below settings. testnet=1 server=1 rpcuser=...
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How can I recover my private key?

I have a part of an UNCOMPRESSED private key. Starts at 5, missing 10 characters at the end. I saw the code on this forum and used it in python. But when working with my key, it gives out 2 incorrect ...
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How Bitcoin avoids double spending?

If someone is sending bitcoin with low transaction fees and then sends the same bitcoin with higher transaction fees before the previous one is confirmed, so it is obvious that miners will pick the ...
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Problems with Antminer U1 - why doesn't it work?

I've got other Antminers working, this one just throws these errors in debug mode - is this fixable? [2014-01-30 19:03:10] Bmsc send golden nonce [2014-01-30 19:03:10] ANT0: GetResults (amt=0 err=-...
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Additional instructions in TX

Would it be possibile to add additional information in TX? I would like to add time of transaction in it. Would hash of TX change if hostile node would change that time ?
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I can't send a transaction from electrums cli

I am trying to send a transaction in the cli using electrum with the command ~$ electrum --testnet payto mvYrQck9VfujSanmwvQxiLab3fLuywGdvh 0.01 -f 0.002 Password: (I entered the correct password ...
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how to get masterkey and consequent wallet keys from root seed?

So basically i am trying to create my own crypto wallet application in python, i have generated the random entropy, calculated the checksum, generated the 12 words and then generated the root seed ...
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Blockchain.info Payment API -> Callback gets a 302?

I want to integrate the Blockchain.info Payment API and everything works fine so far. The callback works and triggers the code on my server, if a payment comes in. But if I check the callback log of ...
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Run bitcoin-qt at startup of Windows server

I am running bitcoin-qt on my server. I use .Net library to query it through windows services. It all works when I start bitcoin-qt manually. But if the server is restarted, I see that it is running ...
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import private key into bitcoincore - getting error

I am a total dummy/layperson and cannot figure out how to import my private key into bitcoincore v23. I keep getting the error "this type of wallet does not support this command" when typing ...
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How can I become 100% owner of a bitcoin node?

How can I become 100% owner of a bitcoin node without depending on bitcoin core, umbrel, etc. For a cryptocurrency project I need a bitcoin node that I own to be able to receive and send funds from ...
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how install a local btc node for test

i use ganache to test and execute a smart contract and test with my backend for Ethereum, but I want to know if there is something similar in BTC and DASH. even if I install BTC-core, a node core for ...
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Can I create a P2PK tx?

Is it still possible to send to a pub key directly? How would I construct such a tx in raw hex, and would the mempool accept it? Thanks
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Can you use Electrum wallets for storing Ethereum?

Can Electrum wallets be used to store Ether?

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