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What is Ardor and how is it different from NXT 1.x?

From what I read Ardor claims to have every capability that NXT 1.x had but also: Adds new features "The platform offers a Decentralized Asset Exchange. Ardor will enable the trading and interaction ...
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NXT, Ignis, and Ardor Confusion. Purpose of NXT when there is Ignis / Ardor?

If NXT is switching to Ardor, what is the purpose of holding NXT? Nxt isn't switching to Ardor. It will still exist after Ardor launches. The purpose of holding NXT with this in mind is if you need ...
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Problem of colored-coins/assets and other coins with a parent/child relationship of paying for fees with only the parent currency

It's definitely a common problem found in a lot of those platforms that make it easy to create your own colored coin/token. Asking users to acquire the native token, such as Bitcoin with Counterparty ...
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How do I join the NXT 2.0 (Ardor) distribution if it isn't an ICO? And how does it affect NXT 1.0 holders?

The Ardor launch will happen in 2017, but the distribution of the main ARDR tokens will be based on the Nxt 1.0 balances. And yes, as far as I know it is the first scalable blockchain platform using ...
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How can you tell if a Ardor / NXT public node is an archival node?

There are a few ways to do this, but I'll describe the most straight forward one. Find an archival node from http://www.peerexplorer.com/api_openapi_archival. If you pick any one of the ip addresses ...
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How to setup https ssl letsencrypt for NXT / Ardor public nodes?

As stated here: https://nxtforum.org/public-nodes-vpss/method-to-configure-https-for-nxt-public-nodes/ Requirements 1) A Linux server running Nxt, and configured for public API access. This should ...
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Send an email when there is activity on a NXT / Ardor account address in php?

you can write up a PHP script to grab all the transactions within a set timeframe of the account. Save them in a file. schedule a cron job to run the PHP every few minute, when it runs, compare the ...
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How to make PoS system work?

If you want a system with centralized trust, I suppose you could do a 100% pre-mine, and have some checkpoints to 'lock' this, and have all nodes verify against the checkpoint coming from a trusted ...
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Can leased out nxt coins still be used or do you have to wait for it to expire?

According to https://nxtwiki.org/wiki/Account_Leasing: Your balance never leaves your account Your funds are still on your account after you lease them. They are still available for use: ...
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NXT Private blockchain changing the block generation time

Yes, the block time can be changed, but not very easy. There are two ways to do it: Change the timestamp resolution to be 1/6th of the second. The drawback is that you will run out of int values 6 ...
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Can the coin symbol prefix in a cloned NXT blockchain start with a digit?

No, adding a coin symbol prefix is not doable as it will impact other functions that might take it as a parameter. Your better off just doing it on the front end using a css :before class using the ...
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Can an account prefix in a NXT clone blockchain be longer than three characters?

No, currently the account prefix (ACCOUNT_PREFIX constant) must be exactly 3 characters. This could be fixed in future.
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Is it true that colored coins or digital assets (counterparty / ethereum / nxt assets / etc.) have an issue of paying fees?

Agreeing with all of the above, especially the point about seeing the native tokens in these systems as a form of fuel, rather than purely and simply a currency. Nxt has taken a couple of approaches ...
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Is it true that colored coins or digital assets (counterparty / ethereum / nxt assets / etc.) have an issue of paying fees?

I noticed that even if I created an account for my customers, they have no way of sending that token back to me when they wish to redeem it as these platforms require their transaction fees be paid in ...
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Access the NXT / Ardor database console?

You can access the NXT's H2 database from the website by going to /dbshell path. Example: Show top 100 accounts sorted by balance: select *, BALANCE / 100000000 as NXT from account where latest =...
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How to make PoS system work?

If you have a central authority, why do you need a consensus algorithm like PoS at all? Just have the central authority sign all the blocks, and let nodes reject blocks without valid signature.
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How to make PoS system work?

Part of your issue with pure pos system with no checkpoints and full premine is that the fund holder of all the coins or tokens has nothing at stake to loose. This is fine when there is no value in ...
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Installation of Nxt on Ubuntu

Just download from https://nxt.org/download/ unzip, go to folder and ./run.sh Then go to your browser open up nxt by going to http://127.0.0.1:7876/ Hopefully this helps.
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Problem of colored-coins/assets and other coins with a parent/child relationship of paying for fees with only the parent currency

This is a tough one, and I think it's possible to find a solution to it, but it will depend on what your application is and the tradeoffs you're willing to accept. Today: Using Bitcoin, you could ...
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Where can I request ardor ignis testnet coins?

You can request Ardor Testnet coins here: https://nxtforum.org/testnet/some-testnxt-to-test-asset-exchange/
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What is the ideal public nxt.properties config file for a public facing node for NXT / Ardor?

Are the following entries still necessary: nxt.uiServerHost=0.0.0.0 nxt.uiServerCORS=true nxt.uiSSL=true
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Can the coin symbol prefix in a cloned NXT blockchain start with a digit?

It should be OK for the prefix to start with digit. Or at least this works for me in Constants.java: public static final String COIN_SYMBOL = "5Coin"; public static final String ACCOUNT_PREFIX = "5CN"...
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NXT clone paramiters

Of course there is a way to change anything. But you must carefully think over the changes you do. The source code is available here. Here are some directions: Blocksize to increase it? Change the ...
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What is the ideal public nxt.properties config file for a public facing node for NXT / Ardor?

Below is what I use for a public node for Ardor. Some of the lines are commented out, you can enable them if you wish. # Can also specify networks in CIDR notation, e.g. 192.168.1.0/24. #nxt....
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How does bundling as a bundler in Ardor work?

Maybe this post can help: https://thewiring.com/2017/05/19/ardor-fees-child-chain-fees-bundlers-forgers-lets-clarify/ Hope it helps a bit The idea behind Ardor is brilliant. And sometimes ...
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How do you setup a bundler for mining / forging child chain coins on the Ardor platform?

From the wallet cogwheel menu select the bundlers page and start a bundler. You will need to specify your passphrase in order to run a bundler so you'll have to run it on your own node. You also need ...
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Are fees required for distribution when using NXT/Ardor Monetary System when distributing via one of the mining protocols?

I spoke with Bas and he mentioned that like with mining, the coins themselves aren't really sent but rather generated, in a similar manner with mining on Bitcoin. Because of this, there are no fees ...
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How do you generate a NXT / Ardor address using javascript only?

Codepen Example: http://codepen.io/satoshinakamoto/pen/ObGwXy?editors=1010 Yes, you can generate the nxt/ardor address by using the following function call: NRS.getAccountId('asdf'); //Generates ...
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Creating a NXT/Ardor transaction using the NXT api via post

Sure, connect to any public node or your local node using http://localhost:7876/test and use the resulting API test page as example.
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What is the difference between Exchange & Offer in the Monetary System for NXT / Ardor Platform?

Please refer to the official monetary system documentation https://bitbucket.org/JeanLucPicard/nxt/issues/205/monetary-system-documenation section "Currency Exchange". The NXT wiki also has an ...
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