4

Given a payment address, is it possible to generate or query the blockchain, using cardano-graphql, cardano-cli, plutus or by other means, so as to obtain a new payment address (unused) for the same wallet?

This is to be achieved without requiring the payment verification key of the receiving wallet.

Illustration of my use case:

Say, a third party has a wallet and I was given one of the payment addresses of that wallet, address1 = addr1apq...

Now, I want to obtain an unused payment address, address2 for this wallet using the address1 above and make payment to it. Is there a way to do that?

2

No, you would need a extended public key (xPub) for that. You can grab one (account xPub) from Daedalus or derive it using cardano-addresses.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.