Questions on: client

The various approaches the core client takes are described in some detail on the Bitcoin wiki. Once you're connected to the network, your peers can tell you about more peers, so the big question is, how do you get the first peer? There are some hardc
The bonus is that you get can spin up additional bitcoind servers on local metal or within each instance and have an authoritative backup ready to go for them. You'll just have to manage the wallet. dat coordination, since multiple bitcoind processes
I am using 4 BITMAIN Antminer U2, on a usb hub plugged into one usb port on my pc. Do I put 4 workers into one config file or do I make multiple config files? I was using just one worker for all 4 of the antminer's but I am trying to make 4 workers f
By Ilya Grigorik on May 05, 2014 Cryptocurrencies, and Bitcoin in particular, have been getting a lot of attention from just about every angle: regulation, governance, taxation, technology, product innovation, and the list goes on. The very concept o
Bitcoin is the currency of the Internet: a distributed, worldwide, decentralized digital money. Unlike traditional currencies such as dollars, bitcoins are issued and managed without any central authority whatsoever: there is no government, company,
My understanding is that the blockchain records every transaction that has ever occurred, and that, when we say there are x amount of coins at address y, what we really mean is that the blockchain records transactions in which the difference between
WARNING Before reading this page, users should note that messing with ECDSA private keys is very dangerous and can result in losing bitcoins, even long after the import. It is recommended that outside of self-generated vanity addresses, users should
I am currently trying to set up an application using the BTCJam api. I think the api could be very useful, but I have been unable to get it to work fully, and since support isn't responding, I thought I would post here. I am using https basic authent