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The Stellar network does not have a mining-based currency. At the network's genesis, 100 billion stellars were created. The only other stellar creation mechanism is inflation
If the Ripple network splits in half, then each half will validate ledgers independently, potentially with conflicting transactions. If all servers are properly configured, they will not accept any of these ledgers as fully validated, since none of t
Both Ripple and Stellar are open source protocols for making financial transactions. Ripple was created and is supported by Ripple Labs , a for profit company, while Stellar has been created by the Stellar Development Foundation, a not for profit, an