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Questions about the details and implementation of various algorithms involved in Monero.
questions about setting up a mining pool
Questions about Bitcoin as they relate or compare to Monero
characteristic of a system, model or function that describes its capability to cope and perform under an increased or expanding workload
LMDB is an extraordinarily fast, memory-efficient database used by Monero. Its author Howard Chu is now a contributing member of the Monero development team.
Discussion of the size of the Monero blockchain present and future plus the implications thereof.
Elliptic curve cryptography (ECC) is an approach to public-key cryptography that allowed smaller keys compared to non-ECC cryptography to provide equivalent levels of security.
A special transaction where the recipient can only spend the funds after a future date, as set by the sender.
Questions about Monero wallets that do use a full node and therefore must connect to and rely on a full node provided by someone else and/or located at another location
questions about mining without connecting to a mining pool
Process of translating source code from a high-level programming language to a lower level language. For Monero this usually means taking source code from Github and converting it into a program that …
Monero uses dynamic block size limit that is automatically adjusted based on usage data from historical blocks within the lookback window.
Ability to avoid storing unnecessary data about prior transactions. For example one could use pruning to disable storing older transaction signatures on disk once they are verified. Archive nodes coul…
Protocol discussion regarding Cryptonote or the new Monero protocol after its change to RingCT
System originally designed for Bitcoin by Blockstream developers to hide the amount of transactions from everyone besides the transaction participants. Confidential Transactions combined with Ring Sig…
Hardware wallet designed for offline cold storage, transaction signing, private key and password management
first block of monero that was ever mined
Questions about the tx_extra_field and its possible use cases
Reference to any attack, real or hypothetical of the Monero network, services or users
discussion of mobile wallets for the Android operating system
questions about hardware wallets either offering or developing support for Monero
Those who perform work (defined the the CryptoNight PoW algorithm) to secure the Monero network and confirm transaction in exchange for a coinbase reward and transaction fees
Questions or discussion about the history of Monero and its origin
Questions about encryption as used by Monero, related services and their users.
The process of comparing the hash value of downloaded Monero related software to a previously calculated value (often GPG signed by a developer) in order to verify that it is authentic and has not bee…
Questions about sweeping transaction outputs including `sweep_all` and `sweep_single`.
questions about php libraries used by Monero
Peer-to-peer file sharing or communications technology.
Questions about members and activities of the Monero community (users, merchants, unofficial marketers, etc) that act independently of the Monero core-development-team