DOLLY PATWA
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What exactly is generator G in Bitcoin's elliptical curve algorithm?
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The value of G(compressed) = 02 79BE667E F9DCBBAC 55A06295 CE870B07 029BFCDB 2DCE28D9 59F2815B 16F81798 and G(uncompressed) = 04 79BE667E F9DCBBAC 55A06295 CE870B07 029BFCDB 2DCE28D9 59F2815B ...

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How do I get my public address in Bitcoin Core?
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Using the bitcoin-cli or the bitcoin-qt console, enter the command: validateaddress "ADDRESS_BASE58_ENCODED" Where ADDRESS_BASE58_ENCODED is the address for which you want to know the ...

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Why Bitcoin address are 25-34 bytes long when RIPEMD 160 & SHA-256 are only 20 bytes and 32 bytes long respectively?
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Bitcoin address is generated as follows : First 256 bits of Private key(k) is generated using underlying operating system's pseudo random number generating function (in wallet). Then Public key (K) =...

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Wouldn't it be profitable to make an ASIC capable of calculating private keys?
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ASIC does SHA256 hashes continuously. Getting Private key from Public key requires Elliptic Curve Multiplication in reverse. Elliptic Curve Multiplication is assumed to be very hard problem. i.e. By ...

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Is it possible to discover the set of bitcoin addresses from a public key?
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One Private key can generate only one public key and in a similar manner one public key can generate only one bitcoin address. So a proper question should be is there a way to find out whether two ...

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