How Bitcoin Core works: LoadMempool() and DumpMempool()

Friday, June 21, 2019

I’ve talked about the LoadMempool() and DumpMempool() functions of Bitcoin Core at the 2019 Chaincode Labs Summer Residency seminar. These functions are used to write and read the mempool.dat file.

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March 20, 2020

Interview on einundzwanzig Podcast (German)

Dennis Reimann and I talk about my projects, the Chaincode Labs Residency, and more on the German einundzwanzig Podcast. Podcast (German)

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June 20, 2019

BIP-42: A finite monetary supply for Bitcoin

I’ve talked about BIP-42 at the 2019 Chaincode Labs Summer Residency seminar. With BIP-42 a fix for a bug in the block subsidy calculation of Bitcoin Core is described. This BIP is meant as an april-fools joke and will only become relevant in 2262. Slides (Google Slides)