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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Monero Fork syncing problem

I have forked Monero and running a private blockchain, everything was fine but sometimes what happening is some nodes got sync problem. The actual block height in the network was 4015 but some nodes ...
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What is the difference between Monero (XMR) and Grin (GRIN)?

I would like to have a comparison between the privacy and scalability features of Monero vs Grin. I have heard some people say that these are privacy-oriented coins, and I would like to learn more. ...
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What is the difference between Monero (XMR) and Beam (BEAM)?

I would like to have a comparison between the privacy and scalability features of Monero vs Beam. I have heard some people say that these are privacy-oriented coins, and I would like to learn more.
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What is the difference between Monero (XMR) and Ryo (RYO)?

I would like to have a comparison between the privacy features of Monero vs Ryo. I have heard some people say that these are privacy-oriented coins, and I would like to learn more.
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XMR disappeared - Transferred XMR to oudated client GUI - after update, subadress where XMR was transferred to is gone

Seeking help, and please forgive my ignorance and lack of understanding how this all really works, but that's why I am here asking, I used a computer with a XMR wallet that I haven't used in a while. ...
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I want to run a node. Is it better for the community for me to run it at home, or on a VPS?

As the title says, I want to run my own node. I own a few domain names, so I was considering running it on a VPS and pointing a domain to it. However, that will cost me about $20/month for the VPS+...
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How to cross compile monero to a ARMv7 target on a x86-64 host?

Is it possible to cross compile the monero source on a x86-64 machine targeting an ARMv7 device? I tried this command: make ARCH=arm CROSS_COMPILE=arm-linux-gnueabihf- But I ended up with x86-64 ...
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Generating key derivation in construct_miner_tx

Good day! I am trying to understand the construct_miner_tx function inside cryptonote_tx_utils.cpp and I am stuck on comparing what is being discussed in the zero to monero reference pdf regarding ...
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monero-wallet-rpc while running GUI?

Platform: Windows Version: Monero 14.0.2 x64 It seems like due to some recent updates, I'm no longer able to use monero-wallet-rpc to make calls to my wallet while the GUI is running because the GUI ...
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How does address recovery work?

I have a secret key pair (from a wallet.keys file or derived from a seed-phrase). I'm researching the subaddress recovery process from those keys. I heard about BIP32-similar methods in Bitcoin. I ...
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Transferring to multiple addresses issue

I transfer Monero to multiple account addresses within the same wallet. It throws bulletproof claw-back error. But If I transfer to 3 or 4 accounts, It creates the transaction. The error occurs when ...
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Difference between Wallet Sync and Daemon Sync

What is the difference between Wallet Synchronization and Daemon Synchronization, in case of using either of local node or remote node?
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Would an attacker knowing the block-heights of my wallet's transactions weaken my privacy/security?

Let's say I'd go through all the transactions in my wallet, write down their block-heights and store this list somewhere insecure. Could my privacy or security be compromised by this in any way (...
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Missing Monero. Sent from GUI on computer to Ledger S wallet GUI

I have all of my XMR stored on the GUI which was generated by a seed. My plan is/was to transfer these to a new address encrypted by a ledger s. So i set up a new wallet using my ledger s. I sent 1 ...
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How many destinations can there be for a single transaction?

Can I transfer to as many addresses as I'd like in a given transaction? Is there a technical upper bound? If there is an upper bound that is not technical, is there a reason why the upper bound was ...
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transfer fails with invalid output

I'm using the latest monero-wallet-cli version Monero 'Boron Butterfly' (v0.14.0.2-release) on linux. When I try to submit the transfer, it throws the following error: Error: transaction <txid> ...
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Generate Monero Private/Public Key using PHP Only?

I'm trying to generate Private/Public Keys for Monero using only PHP. This is the library I'm using: https://github.com/sneurlax/monerophp/blob/master/src/cryptonote.php This is my code: ...
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Synchronised Zero Balance after recovery from seed using monero gui Mac 64x version 0.11.1.0

Originally installed Monero GUI mac x64 v0.11.1.0 and it worked well for a long time. Later installed GUI Mac x64 v0.12.0.0 and this falsely reported as synched, it wasn't, the same synchronisation ...
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I sent some monero to an exchange address from my GUI (old version) but it has not arrived [duplicate]

I sent some monero to Kraken and was careful to copy the address exactly. It has not arrived (8 hours ago) The GUI history states: Block height PENDING Unknown Recipient It lists a Transaction ID....
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Time from the block added to the pool to time it gets executed

Is there a way to get the data for when each block has been added to the pool and to when it has been executed in monero?
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Does the monero-powpy miner check if it has a new job?

You can find it here. I want to know if it checks if it has gotten another mining job while mining.
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How can I check the network usage of my Monero node?

I would like to check the network use of my Monero node (daemon). I would like to see the average upload and download speeds, and I would like to see the total amount of data (eg: in MB, GB, TB) that ...
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Can a new participant be added to a multisisg 2/3 scheme?

Once a multisig wallet is created with a specific scheme, can a new participant be added, or does a new multisig wallet need to be made? The same question for if a participant can be removed?
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Transaction stuck pending [duplicate]

I have a few transactions that are stuck in the pending status (for about 2 days now). My unlocked balance is near 0, so I cannot transfer any XMR. How can I solve these stuck transactions? What is ...
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In Loki, Can you stake more than the requirement in a service node?

Do you get rewarded more if you stake more Loki in a service node?
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In LOKI, how do you tell how much loki is being staked?

In Loki, how do you tell how much is being staked on the network? And how long does staking and unstaking take when you first activate it?
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Sent some monero with the cli using the transfer command. How can I get the key to view proof that I sent it using an monero explorer?

I did a transfer using the cli and now I want to view it in the https://xmrchain.net explorer. What do I need from me to decode the outputs so I can prove that I sent it? And what commands do I need ...
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Using monero-wallet-cli to do a transfer after version 0.14+

I know ring size is not required anymore so has the transfer command changed after the v0.14+ monero cli wallet update? How do you send monero using the transfer command now with payment id? Do you ...
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How do I make a monerod RPC call in Python? (e.g. /get_transactions)

I'm not very experienced with Python and I'm pretty sure this is just a syntax issue. I'm trying to use the monerod daemon RPC /get_transactions method from here. I have no problem getting the ...
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Connect to a LOKI remote node when using the CLI wallet

What is the command to connect to a LOKI remote node if I do not want to download the entire LOKI blockchain? I am using the ubuntu cli wallet.
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Daemon stopped syncing

I am using v0.14.0.2-release on Windows, and launching the monerod daemon with ./monerod.exe --block-sync-size=10 --data-dir=/f/.monero/ syncs correctly up to height 1788144. After that, the daemon ...
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How to use the --extra-messages-file option?

monerod has an option to include an extra message in a coinbase transaction with --extra-messages-file. What format should the text in the file be? Hex, Decimal, or some other format? Once the ...
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URGENT : Monero blocked?

I really need some help! I tried this morning to send moneros from the official wallet to Binance. The height bloc stayed in waiting status. Then I have been told to load the new version of Monero. I ...
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How to generate a Monero wallet programatically?

I want to generate both the monerowallet and monerowallet.keys files, but I can't find any resources on how to do it. The cli tools offer a --generate-new-wallet, but it requires manual overhead and ...
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Are there any CryptoNote Monero forks that have a company backing the project?

I'm doing some research on Monero / CryptoNote forks where they have had an ICO or private sale and is backed by a company, like how Zcash is backed by a company and has a payroll.

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