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Questions about the physical setup of Monero mining equipment including power supply, cooling techniques, noise, equipment size and location
questions about the simplewallet error message that notifies users that a transaction has failed
Borromean ring signatures used by Monero instead of Schnorr signatures as of the RingCT hard fork in January 2017
compact blocks also known as fluffy blocks are designed to be limited to a block header and transaction IDs, and if necessary, any missing transactions. Their goal to facilitate a reduction in data…
Questions about Monero deterministic wallets that can be derived from a single starting point or seed.
Automatically mining in the background when not in use (like BOINC). This will help decentralize the network, and increase the hash power.
still in the memory pool and have not received their first confirmation from miners
Modified version of the CryptoNight PoW used by Aeon in an effort to better service low memory devices.
measure of uncertainty associated with a random variable
Constructed international auxiliary language, from which the Monero name is based. It is the most widely spoken constructed language in the world.
notifications procedures prior to the implementation of a Monero fork
Monero wallet refresh command
Questions about the reliability of random number creation and the RNGs used for that purpose
As a PoW alternative, the proof-of-stake (PoS) algortithm is designed to save energy costs. Proof of Stake alone is considered to be an unworkable consensus mechanism against motivated attackers who h…
questions about monero-development funding and how it works
process of converting Monero into another currency (either fiat or crytocurrency)
distributed around the world
Questions regarding the technical details of mining such as blockheader assembly, or details in the mining algorithm. Questions about the conceptual nature of mining should be tagged with [mining-theo…
questions about particular features of Monero and related services
Use of Monero as a tipping currency either with Tippero or by other methods