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Bitcoin Core Peer Connecting Problems

I don't know what to do at this point. I would look at the log files for clues. The location of the log files depends on your operating system and can also be set in the configuration file. See How ...
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source address is .onion in peers.dat

The only way this can happen is when you connected out to a Bitcoin Node running on a Tor hidden service (so you know its .onion address), and then that node gave you some IP/Tor addresses, which you ...
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Ubuntu Linux, Unable to set bitcoin datadir to a folder in different drive

if installed via snap, try snap connect bitcoin-core:removable-media more info here
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Running electrum wallet and full node on windows. How to confiigure SSL with self-signed certificate

I almost deleted the question - but the answer maybe of use to others. I have BTC Core running as a windows app, I have electrum wallet running as a windows app, but have electrum server running under ...
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BlockUntilSyncedToCurrentChain: txindex is catching up on block notifications

For me it turned out that I had mempool.space running on my machine before bitcoind was done syncing the blockchain. I assume that mempool sends RPC calls to bitcoind in regular intervals, which then ...
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How to solo mine bitcoin if the blockchain is on an external hard drive?

You don't need to store the full blockchain in order to solo mine. A pruned node works just fine and requires only a few gigabytes of storage. If you join what's called a "solo mining pool", ...
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who attaches dependent transactions? Sender or receiver

A transaction is dependent on all transactions whose outputs are spent, and it can only be confirmed after all its ancestors are confirmed (this can be within the same block, just in the correct order)...
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Bitcoin RPC createrawtransaction parse error

Your data string isn't correctly formatted JSON. This should be the correct version: data = '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","id":"curltext","method":"...
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How can I see my public wallet address in bitcoin core?

People here are great but still the question was not answered. For instance, I created a new wallet (p2tr) and an address was also created, iirc. However, I only created this address for the ...
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Roadmap for beginners developers

Learn python with online resources. https://github.com/vinta/awesome-python https://github.com/quobit/awesome-python-in-education Run a bitcoin node, use signet and try different things. Search ...
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Roadmap for beginners developers

I have no knowledge of programming ... What do you recommend? If you are an adult, evening-classes in programming at your nearest educational establishment (school etc). If you are not an adult and ...
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bitcoin-cli importmulti readonly address "This type of wallet does not support this command"

The software version is unrelated to this error. You get this error because the target wallet is a Descriptor wallet (which exist prior to 23.0). importmulti is not allowed to be used with descriptor ...
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Why would I need to ban peer nodes in bitcoin network?

setban RPC was added in PR #6158 by Jonas Schnelli as this feature was requested by a user in issue #5866 Rationale provided by user: Now that I have been using the new Peers screen in bitcoin-qt, I ...
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Why would I need to ban peer nodes in bitcoin network?

What I do not understand is why would I want to ban other nodes in the network, According to https://bitcoincore.reviews/19825 some of the reasons suggested include: maybe you want to not allow ...
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Bug Running Bitcoin Core

Solved! Thanks for the helps. It was a matter of opening the app through the applications folder within finder. That would allow an option to open anyway.
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Need help recovering my Bitcoin wallet and what can I cleanup on bitcoin-qt?

You can try to brute force the password, trying all the different possibilities for your password, it is also possible to make a script for this task, but only you who know what the password is could ...
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Bug Running Bitcoin Core

Doesn't that prompt allow you to edit your security settings? You can go into security settings-> general and enable software from "App store and identified developers". If I'm not ...
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How to add scripts to pull requests to show due diligence of work

Some answers I got from irc. luke-jr: Kaizen_Kintsugi_: if they're short enough, I've seen them inlined in ``` blocks Earnestly: Kaizen_Kintsugi_: If I ever have to dump a large log, I use a element. ...
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Why is Bitcoin core deleting my blk files while downloading blockchain?

Run bitcoind or bitcoin-qt with -prune=0. If you are using bitcoin-qt and pruning was enabled when it was run for the first time, you can disable it in settings -> options.
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Error from launching single functional tests on macos

python3.6 is a little old. try python3.10 NOTE: using homebrew brew search python will display a list of available python versions try: brew install python@3 ADDITIONAL NOTE: brew install qt is NOT ...
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Error from launching single functional tests on macos

In your test/ folder, you should have a config.ini and config.ini.in file. Your config.ini should look something like: BUILDDIR=/Users/username/code/bitcoin EXEEXT= whereas according to the log ...

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