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Pieter Wuille
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When Schnorr signatures are part of Bitcoin will it be possible validate each block with only one signature validation?

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Migration from Berkeley DB to LevelDB

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What is chainwork?

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Can a Bitcoin transaction have the same address for input and output?

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Is it possible to run more than one client instance on a machine?

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What is a 130 hex character public key?

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What will happen to mining after the 20 999 999th Bitcoin?

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How to check if the block chain is up to date using bitcoind or json-rpc?

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What contributions have Blockstream developers made to the Bitcoin project?

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Will a Schnorr soft-fork introduce a new address format (i.e. not bech32)

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Is it possible to convert an address from p2pkh to p2sh?

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What would happen if two blocks had the same hash?

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Bitcoin protocol and Wireshark

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How did peer discovery work in Bitcoin v0.1?

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What does Bitcoin policy language offer the developer that Miniscript doesn't? What is the difference between Bitcoin policy language and Miniscript?

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How do I export an xpub from Bitcoin Core for use in BTCPayServer?

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Full list of "special cases" during Bitcoin Script execution (p2sh, p2wsh, etc.)?

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Schnorr's batch validation

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Why is OP_SUBSTR disabled? (and OP_LEFT, OP_RIGHT)

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How is a hard fork resolved?

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How is a Transaction Output Marked as Spent?

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Why use DER encoding for signatures?

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Why don't developers switch from bitcoin-qt to a cleaner implementation?

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How does the wallet work, online and offline?

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What is the status of hierarchical deterministic wallets (BIP32)

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Why is Bitcoin Core using LevelDB instead of Redis or SQLite?

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How many bitcoins are there currently in circulation?

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On public keys compression, why an even or odd y coordinate corresponds to the positive / negative sign respectively?

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How is SegWit a soft fork?

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How to generate SegWit address

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