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How does a mobile SPV wallet actually talk to the bitcoin network, and can I make my mobile SPV wallet talk to my bitcoin code node only? SPV nodes store only block headers which have the merkle root hash. When an SPV node asks a full node details of a transaction, the full node gives the sibling merkle node hashes which let the SPV node verify if the ...


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It does not look like 0.1.0 has a strict outbound connections limit. The thread which opens outbound connections will stop opening new connections when there are 15 connections total. However it seems like it is possible to open unlimited manual connections, although manual connections cannot really be created in the same way they can be today. Rather manual ...


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BlockSci might be relevant, though "As of November 2020", it "is no longer actively maintained". Abstract of a paper by one of its devs: Analysis of blockchain data is useful for both scientific research and commercial applications. We present BlockSci, an open-source software platform for blockchain analysis. BlockSci is versatile in ...


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No I have not seen any open source projects similar to Chainalysis Reactor. Even explorers like OXT that are helpful in on-chain analysis are not open source. It will be a great project if someone can create such open source tools because sometimes you need to break things to improve them. Ignoring tools used by companies like Chainalysis doesn't improve ...


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