Questions tagged [monero-forks]

Monero fork, either intentionally planned (like Aeon when launched) or created when more than one Monero chain continues to be mined following a hard fork.

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How can I use monero-blockchain-blackball to improve my privacy?

Monero version 0.12.0.0 shipped with a new executable file called monero-blockchain-blackball. What is the purpose of this new program, and how can it be used properly?
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Confused about the monero hardforks that spawned xmc monero classic and xmo monero original?

On April 6th, it spawned 3 hardforks of monero supposedly. monero original monero classic monero zero??? I see that monero original is just monero v0.11, but what is up with the other 2? What is ...
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Old node that is still on monero v11 - Is this on a fork now? Is this considered Monero Original and Classic?

I have an old node that is using monero cli v11. I'm guessing this is on a fork now. Can I load my old seed which is empty now to claim the monero original coins? What about monero classic? How do I ...
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Recover an XMO transaction

I have an XMR Monero wallet on my MAC computer, went through Changelly and sent (accidentally) XMO to it instead of XMR. Everything was correct except I sent XMO instead of XMR. I have looked at a ...
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Monero forked into 4 separate chains. How can one claim them, and where can one dump them?

How does one claim all these forked coins from Monero's hardfork of April 2018 in a safe way? And which exchanges support these coins to dump them on?
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Why is the Monero hash rate so low after the v7 fork compared to other Monero forks?

After the v7 fork, the Monero hash rate went down, but some opportunistic Monero forks such as Monero Classic had hash rate shoot up. Why is that so ?
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How can individuals safeguard themselves and the community against a key reusing fork?

Regardless of the true intention behind the MoneroV developers, it forking off the existing Monero blockchain poses danger to the privacy of Monero users. While the MoneroV forking date has been put ...
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What is MoneroV, and how is it different than Monero?

I have heard of an upcoming airdrop called MoneroV. Can someone explain the relationship between Monero and MoneroV, and explain their differences?
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Reward always Zero

Again I need your help. I created a fork of Monero. In the first version I only changed the crypto name, but all other values are the same as Monero. My problem is, I found around 300 blocks, but the ...
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How to generate a new genesis tx?

I did a Monero fork and i added to it a code to generate for me a new genesis tx with the knowed command --print-genesis-tx and it works great at start, it generates something like this ...
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Keep mining to replace an already published block

If two miners find a valid block for the same height, the block with the largest difficulty is selected and the other one is rejected by the network (orphaned), regardless of their discovery timestamp....
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How can I create a new Monero genesis block?

Does anyone know how Monero's genesis block was created (and how I can generate a new one)? Background information: I want to fork Monero for use as part of a school assignment (there are other ...
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Are there any technical reasons why Monero Classic could not exist?

Assuming there were some people who did not like the Monero change from one to two minute blocks. Are there any technical reasons they could have not just continued to mine on the old chain (with 1 ...
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Will the RingCT fork make it harder for other CryptoNote coins to merge improvements made to Monero?

Monero has already made substantial changes to its codebase. Will the RingCT fork make it harder for other CryptoNote coins to merge improvements made to Monero? Does every major fork make it more ...