Questions on: keypool

After the heartbleed vulnerability, I'm concerned that my private keys could have been compromised. I want to send all my coins to a new address with a freshly generated key. However, if I just ask the Bitcoin Core client to generate a new address, i
I'm wondering about what the best practices are around generating and maintaining key pools for a wallet. What is the maximum number of keys/addresses that can be created for a single wallet? Phrased another way, what is the largest value one can saf
Hi All, does anyone have good documentation or information on best practices on webapps and app pools I read in some sites that now MS recommends a single webapp with multiple host headed site collections. I feel a little bit uneasy about having a si
Most people don't need to use keypoolrefill. Bitcoin Core tries to fill the keypool to its configured maximum size whenever you take an address from the keypool. (It does not wait until the keypool is empty before regenerating it
10000 keys, the client can be started with the parameter -keypool=10000. I don't have intimate knowledge of either multibit or electrum, but suspect that they keep a key pool for the exact same reason. One vs
It is also recommended that immediately after encrypting that you then spend your coins that existed prior to encryption to a new address generated post-encryption. That way if your old wallet backups were to fall in the wrong hands, your funds would
The page you are referring to on the Bitcoin wiki is pretty dated and doesn't really relate to current behavior in Bitcoin Core. Be aware that a lot of the wiki is like this. "Default key" isn't a phrase in common use, I can't fathom what that page c
I upgraded to 8. 04 recently and during the upgrade process Ubuntu asked me if I wanted to change one of my mysql configuration files and I must have clicked yes which is why I am in a bit of a pickle now. I currently get the following when I try to
In this article I will show you how you can create and start using your own Bitcoin wallet, which will give you the ability to send and receive bitcoins to friends, family, online purchasing or to just buying a cup of coffee from your local shop. I w