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The problem was in libevent 2.0.22. It spoiled HTTP response from bitcoind every time. libevent 2.1.11 fixed this issue.


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There are several reasons for this: We don't want a dependency management tool to automatically download software from the web. There is always a risk of some backdoor inserted by someone malicious in case we do not manually verify each 3rd party component. We would like to keep the build scripts as simple and low level as possible to maintain full control ...


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In the past, the standard method of building for Windows has been to use MinGW. Either have MinGW on Windows and compile from within it (may be more difficult) or cross compile it from a Linux environment. However, fairly recently, support for using MSVC has been added. Although the official binaries do not use MSVC, you can self compile using it. We even ...


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