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Cold multisig wallet

I'm trying to sign a multisig transaction offline following multisig and offline guides. I got stuck when I tried to transfer funds, because the online view only wallet can't create multisig ...
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Wallet JSON RPC methods

I need the following JSON RPC methods. 1. create new account (getnewaddress) 2. get balance by address/account (getbalance) 3. send balance to another address (sendfrom) 4. import/export privatekey (...
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What is the relevance of the restore height?

Still learning this stuff. But when restoring a wallet from seed, it gives an option for restore height (date). Do/should I set this to just before my first transaction? Or more on point if I set ...
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How do I restore / recreate my Ledger Monero wallet?

I have lost my Ledger device and/or cannot access the system with my Ledger Monero wallet files. How do I restore / recreate my Ledger Monero wallet?
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How do I generate a Ledger Monero wallet with the GUI (monero-wallet-gui)?

According to the release notes GUI v0.12.3.0 includes Ledger support. How do I generate a Ledger Monero wallet with the GUI (monero-wallet-gui)?
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Why does a node try all grey peers to create a connection?

I am currently analysing the source code of Monero. If a node makes a new connection, it first checks what fraction of its current outgoing connections are to nodes in its white list. If it is above ...
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Determining the private view key by observing the exchange of MultisigV1 strings

If someone were to observe the exchange of MultisigV1 strings during multisig wallet creation, can they use these to discover the public address or secret view key of the multisig wallet? If so, how?
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Trying to understand how RCTTypeSimple works

We cannot use MLSAG and sign all inputs at once; as all real inputs would need to share the same index. The partial solution is to use a ring signature on each input separately. We need to ensure ...
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How do multisig wallet seeds work?

If I create a 3/3 multisig wallet and then type seed, the seed shown is 528 hex characters. What does this seed consist of, and does it allow full restoration of that participant's multisig wallet?
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monerod v0.13.0.4 being killed / crashed randomly it seems

Below is the screenshot of when it got killed and also the bitmonero.log file. I started monerod with the command: ./monerod --block-sync-size 10 What could the issue be?
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What is the significance of monero switching the G and H points in a Pedersen commitment?

Conventionally G is used to denote the standard Generator. H is then some point whereby the discrete log is not known with respects to G; H = yG where y is unknown. A pedersen commitment would ...
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Is it possible to change the mnemonic seed of a monero wallet?

I was just wondering it was possible to change the mnemonic seed of a monero wallet?
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Commitment to zero vs one-time public key signature

After reading 5.6.3 in Zero-To-Monero: https://www.getmonero.org/library/Zero-to-Monero-1-0-0.pdf It seems as if they are saying that we use the commitment to zero to sign the ring with the inputs as ...
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How does Monero use DNS to discover seed nodes?

As far as I'm concerned, there is a hardcoded list of four hostnames m_seed_nodes_list = {"seeds.moneroseeds.se", "seeds.moneroseeds.ae.org", "seeds.moneroseeds.ch", "seeds.moneroseeds.li"};. Then the ...
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How the receiver knows the amount that he received from the sender?

After the receiver scan the blockchain and identifies his own transaction, how does he know the amount that he received in that Tx? (Without off-chain communication) I appreciate a Technical ...
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How does commitment to zero work?

Given two inputs each with their respective committed amounts; P1, P2. Then given two outputs each with their own respective committed amounts; P3, P4. We want to prove that the inputs - outputs - ...
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Unlocked Balance 0 , Balance is correct.

recently updated to the new Monero v0.13.0.3 and i am resyncing the entire blockchain, My balance is correct, but my unlocked balance shows 0. Also the 2 old transactions from a few months ago show 0/...
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Replacing an older version monero-wallet-gui.app with a newer version

I have the Macintosh monero-wallet-gui.app I downloaded long ago, but there's no version information, say's "Created by Qt/QMake" in the file's version field. The files 'modified:' field is 'October ...
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How to calculate Monero addresses for different account numbers?

Monero accounts and subaddresses are conceptually well illustrated at https://medium.com/@anhdres/how-moneros-accounts-and-subaddresses-work-in-monerujo-4fa7df0a58e4. And page 125 of Mastering Monero ...
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Universal pool configure mining wallet

We have created a mining pool with Monero as a universal pool. I want to know how long it will take to start digging and earn what is mined in my wallet.
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Where is the monero conf file in the portable binaries version?

The installation version has conf files here, but what if you unzipped the portable version from here? Does it not exist until created manually with monerod --config-file=/etc/monerod.conf? I ...
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How to run Monero-wallet-rpc on windows?

I downloaded monero-cli for windows, I double clicked monerod, when its synchronised I double clicked monero-wallet-cli, I created wallet, then I clicked monero-wallet-rpc, it gets closed within a ...
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Genesis transaction explanation?

If we decrypt the actual genesis of the XMR, we can get 2 parts : the pubkey : 9b2e4c0281c0b02e7c53291a94d1d0cbff8883f8024f5142ee494ffbbd088071 the tx : ...
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Is there a pool that will tell you the real time shares you've submitted?

I'm trying some mining on my MacBook Pro. Although I don't expect to make any money, I was curious if the software I'm using is actually submitting the shares it is reporting. Is there a pool that ...
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Using Trezor, trying to retrieve tx_key

I made sure to check that store-tx-info = 1 before sending. I seem to recall trying this in an earlier version and it was successful Now I am getting a result of: get_tx_key txid Wallet password: ...
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Any ways to increase hashrate?

I wonder why no one ever asked this question before... Are there ways to increase the hashrate? I know that overclocking and a CLI based OS could increase the hashrate. But I'm sure there are more ...
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Monero Not connecting to Daemon after upgrading to v0.13.0.3 on Windows 10

I upgraded to v0.13.03 and when I start Monero the command prompt opens and closes ver quickly my wallet loads fine and shows my balance but my status is disconnected and the daemon is not connnected ...
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Decrypting payment Id of integrated address

I am using monero-nodejs liberary for rpc calls. I generated an integrated address and made a payment to this address. By splitting the integrated address, I could see the paymentId is ...
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Shares accepted by pool but no due XMR

I am using XMRig CPU miner which is working fine. I am getting 1.2-1.3 kh/s on CPU. I got the wallet set up via Monero wallet. I use the usxmrpool. When I check my wallet address on the pool, I see my ...
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Monero still in my wallet as unmixable

I can't get monero out of my wallet, It looks like it was old dust accumulated, but it sums out to 8xmr, then I added more fresh monero but now I cant get it out, I've tried sweep unmixable and sweep ...
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Does the Monero executable for Windows not have a code signing certificate?

I was getting really nervous about using the Monero wallet. It seemed like the download page was ww.getmonero.org/downloads, which I thought was weird. Additionally, the executable for Windows wasn't ...
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Minergate CLI mines only XMC but not Monero XMR

I downloaded the minergate CLI and I use the command for starting it: ./minergate-cli --user myemail@email.com --xmr I also tried ./minergate-cli -user myemail@email.com -xmr And did this on 2 ...
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Explaining result report at XMR-STAK

Here is the example of result report by XMR-STAK: RESULT REPORT Difficulty : 13214 Good results : 6330 / 6331 (100.0 %) Avg result time : 10.0 sec Pool-side hashes : 83681055 Top 10 best ...
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What makes decoding the total sent amount using the viewkey potentially inaccurate?

When using the 'decode outputs' on moneroexplorer for a TX that I sent, I get this warning when it (correctly) estimates the amount that I spent: Possible spending is: spent amount (tx fee included)...
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Calculating subaddresses

The PR for subaddresses and MRL-0006 say that the value m is calculated as: m = H_s(a, i) or H_s(a || i) I have found another question attempted to find the answer to my same question, however I am ...
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reject reason: Low difficulty share

I've researched the forum and google and it says this means I am using the wrong algorithm, as far as I know graft (v8) works with monero right ? This is my first time mining using ccminer and the ...
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How would Monero verify transactions on a 2-way pegged sidechain?

From my understanding, in order to retrieve tokens on a side-chain, you would have to send your XMR to some address that would then be unlocked when you burn the side-chain tokens. How could Monero ...
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Blockchain database file size variance by Operating System

I have a full node on both an Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and a Windows 10 device. Why is the database file containing blockchain a different size on each OS?
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What's the appropriate place to add additional validity checks for transactions?

What's the appropriate place to add additional validity checks for transactions? (check_tx_inputs?, does every tx pass through this, including during reorgs and such?)
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Adding additional output field in transaction for output validation

Good day, I am trying to integrate a post quantum signature scheme into the Monero codebase, first I had so many issues with key sizes and key derivations, but right now it seems to be partially ...
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Create monero browser mining module

I am a young programmer, still in college, interesting in creating a universal plug-in in python that I can apply to a few applications I have created. I would like to develop a python3 module that ...
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How does a node maintain its anchor peer list?

I'm trying to figure out how a node maintains its list of anchor peers. I know that they are important when a node restarts. However, when does a node add and remove other nodes to its anchor peer ...
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Looking for an easy explanation about kovri

I still don't get what kovri actually is. Can anyone provide an easy explanation? I looked at YouTube for videos, but couldn't find any. Also other links didn't help. Does anyone know a picture ...
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How are outPk, mask and amount fields created when spending RignCT coinbase transactions?

RingCT coinbase transactions don't have ecdhInfo fields with mask, outPk and amount. For example, this is how ringct coinbase transactions looks like (look at JSON representation): https://explorer....
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Newbie questions about XMRig

Can one Monero wallet be used to receive results from XMRig installed on 20 (or more) computers? Should the json file on each computer contain the same data? May I use XMRig in Whonix? What the best ...
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Ledger Nano S Transaction Error: unexpected error: Wrong Device Status : SW=6911 (EXPECT=9000, MASK=ffff)

I'm currently using Windows & my daemon is updated to v0.13.0.2, however when I tried to send some XMR from my Ledger Nano S to my Cake Wallet, I got the following error: Error: unexpected error: ...
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Recovering Cake wallet from a lost iPhone to MyMonero on Android

I'm a new here so please bare with me. I would like to know if both of these wallets are compatible. I don't know much about the tech side but have Monero I need to recover from my lost (or stolen) ...
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How do I sync 'monero.exe' and my wallet?

I just installed the monero package from monero.org and I set up a wallet. Now I'm running 'monerod.exe' and the wallet, but it says that they're not synced together... How do I fix this?
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Multisignature - get one signed transaction, send another, use first signed transaction

The nature of my problem is the following: I, side A, need to get a multisig transaction signed by side B to send it to side C later on, store that signed transaction (not broadcast it yet), then sign ...
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Multisig one to many transaction

Is it possible to sign one to many transaction in multisig 2/2 wallet? I want functionality where both sides can sign transaction that split the wallet without a need to create gap that requires a ...

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