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Derivation paths. wallet_bip39 is using m/44'/0'/0' while (if I looked at the right pywallet code) pywallet is using m/0'


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how did Electrum create a new address? Electrum, and most modern wallets are Hierarchical Deterministic (HD) Wallets. They derive a series of private-keys from the "master private-key". If you always start with the same seed phrase you get the same master private-key. Electrum uses its own unique method for seed phrases. Most wallets with seed-...


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