Questions tagged [hard-fork]

Any alteration to Monero which changes the block structure (including block hash), difficulty rules, or set of valid transactions

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Any thought on the Minergate hard fork of Dashcoin? Is it a 51% attack?

You can read the whole thing on the Dashcoin thread on bitcointalk.org I'll keep things short. Since Dashcoin is a copy of Bytecoin, it was effected by the same bug found by the Monero team back in ...
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Are non-contentious hard forks a potential hindrance to the development and/or usage of the lightning network on top of Monero?

Let's say I open a private channel to someone today. After several years of using the channel I want to close it. Would I be able to do it with a client that was in the meantime upgraded with a couple ...
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How hard would it be replace the PoW checks for something else?

How hard would it be replace the PoW checks for something else? (e.g. checking signatures for some PoA scheme, i guess those checks would replace the check_hash calls?)
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How to set up a node to V7 Hard fork in testnet?

I need to test an app running a node in V7 on testnet, avoiding Bulletproofs so i can have a clean v7 blockchain. I have a node based on Master's code running on testnet but in some point starts to ...
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Monero GUI not recognising my Ledger X anymore...how can I get it to remember?

I set up my Ledger X successfully back in May 2020 and decided against setting up a password for simplicity's sake. I recently updated to the new MUI 0.17.1.4 - Oxygen Orion in preparation for the ...
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Troubleshooting GUI After April 6 2018 Upgrade (Still Popping Blocks)

So it's been a while since I opened up the GUI, and forgot to prepare for the April 6 update. I opened up the GUI on Aug 8 2018. The daemon started up, and began to sync, for about 12 hours. It ...