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Delegating ADA to a stake pool to earn rewards

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Staking native token on Cardano

Can you please help me. Smart contracts (or some other way) for staking are possible on Cardano? Is this possible? User should be able to stake own (native) token on platform Reward formula: Stake ...
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ADA locked on Trust - 2 delegations*( only one should be active ) - Now cant claim & reflects 2 balances

Good afternoon all I recently unstaked or attempted to unstake ada & it looked as if it was going from 1 validator to another , my problem is everything is stuck now. I cannot claim , I cannot ...
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Securing Stake Pool With Hardware Wallet

was looking at this project for securing cardano stake pool node with a hardware wallet (trezor specifically) https://github.com/vacuumlabs/cardano-hw-cli just curious if anyone out there has used ...
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How can I receive, earn or stake Cardano without buying it on an exchange first?

I'm interested in participating in the Cardano ecosystem, and I'm looking for ways to receive, earn or stake ADA without initially buying it on a cryptocurrency exchange. I understand that with ...
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How to take the snapshot of staking NFTs?

Last time I asked how to stake NFT without locking, and @Eddex gave me answer. How to stake NFT without locking? His answer is about to take the snapshot every epoch and track the NFTs so we can ...
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How to stake NFT without locking?

I am developing NFT staking platform. And I want not to lock the NFT while it is staked. (Users can move their NFTs at anytime) But to do so, I have some problems. How to calculate the rewards for ...
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Adding stake credential to script address

I compiled my plutus script and generated a payment credential only address. The logic all working fine- no issues. However when I add a stake credential to my plutus script address, the logic starts ...
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What is the Daedalus Pool Ranking Equation and where is it defined in the code?

What is the Daedalus Pool Ranking Equation? Where is it defined in open source code? A seemingly simple question, but hard to find, where the Daedalus pool ranking equation lives. Can anyone tell me ...
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Unlock NFT from smart contract by Cardano-serialization-library

I am trying to implement the Unlocking of NFT from an "always true" smart contract. I am using the Cardano serialization library for this. I can lock the NFT successfully, but when i unlock ...
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Building a transaction that will require both payment and stake key signature using Cardano Serialization Lib

Usually, when a build a simple transaction such as making a payment, the transaction usually requires the buyer's payment key. Here is an example transaction I made with Cardano Serialization Lib. // ...
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Error when trying to harvest farm in minswap

I have a ADA-MIN farm on app.minswap.org, connected with a Nami wallet. Since a couple of days the "stake" button switched into "migrate" button. Since then I could either withdraw ...
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Staking balance and Reward in cardano

I want to get the staking balance and reward in Cardano. I am using the Blockfrost API and I can get the staking and reward amount using the stake address. However, what I don't understand is that the ...
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How can I Stake NFTs In Cardano?

I am new to Cardano, I want some guidance from you guyz about this. Can someone please guide me that how can we stake NFTs in non custodial way in Cardano. I want to stake NFTs like the official ...
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How to redelegate with JS Nami/Eternl wallets?

Could you please point how can I unstake/undelegate OR redelegate with web cardano (window.cardano) api? I need to let users delegate to my pool even if they already delegated anywhere else, so I need ...
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Why does staking happen with a delay?

In Cardano, AFAICU, at the beginning of an epoch a snapshot is taken of the end state of previous epoch to see who staked, how much and where. But it seems that that state is not used as for that ...
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Reactivate Retired Stake Pool

If I still have all the keys is it possible to reactivate a stake pool that was previously retired?
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Are mangled/franken addresses detectable?

I've been reading and playing around with mangled/franken addresses the past day. I understand the concept and I created one myself, but I am wrapping my head around the question if there is a way to ...
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Research collaboration: past snapshots of Yoroi/Adapools pool rankings [closed]

We are an MIT-based team doing research on the evolution of the Cardano ecosystem. We are analyzing delegations and we find the current snapshot of Yoroi/Adapools rankings at https://js.adapools.org/...
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What is the best way to query stake pools by ticker?

As a developer, I'd like to have a service that retrieves the information of a stake pool based on its ticker (or all the stake pools with that ticker, I know there can be duplicates). I'm thinking ...
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How do I add the staking part of an address in OffChain code

I am currently on tag: v2022-04-06 of plutus-apps and was wondering how to create Lookup and Constraints for a typedValidator that checks whether the input was returned to the script with the correct ...
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Will stakepool rewards statistically even out over time if I run a pool with a small stake?

If I start a pool with a large pledge of around 170k ADA but I struggle to get people to stake to my pool and I just end up having only the 170k pledge of ADA staked to the pool the entire time the ...
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How to delegate to a stake pool using CLI?

Using any graphical based wallet it's trivial to delegate to a stake pool. How do you accomplish this same task using only CLI tools (e.g. cardano-cli)?
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Is the daedalus wallet seed phrase caps sensitive?

I noticed my written down recovery phrase you can't really tell between caps and not caps and I have specifically drawn an arrow to "no caps" on a B on one sheet and some of the words that ...
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How to convert a Stake Key Address from hash to BECH32?

I have this Stake Key: https://testnet.cardanoscan.io/stakekey/7622b4611b15441e7e15cba128ff999ad72388aeb267adc6e70cc9bc?tab=stakehistory I want to convert from ...
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What am i doing wrong while creating this staking transaction?

i am trying to create a staking transaction using cardano serialisation library and then use blockfrost/infinito to send the transaction. I am using @emurgo/cardano-serialization-lib-nodejs: ^9.1.4, ...
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Re-Delegation Smart Contract

Prelude: I have a micro-cardano-pool ,less than 10K include 3 deligators (my friends). Despite the sike of the pool, I would like my pool be an active element in the mainnet network. Therefore I ...
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Attacking K parameter?

I was thinking, why K parameter isn't a max cap? I mean, if a pool owner is affected by over delegation too, this could become an attack where I (as hypothetical attacker) can delegate 100M ADA ...
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Total Ouput in Cardano

Looking at epoch 316 details on CardanoScan (https://cardanoscan.io/epoch/316) and I see that the Total Output value has 53 billion ADA. What does this field mean? How can it be greater than the total ...
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Can ADA locked on a script be staked?

I am curious to know what happens to ADA when it gets locked to a script as far as staking goes. In other words, can ADA locked at a script address by staked?
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Cardano-Cli How to Check Address Delegation Status?

is it possible in cardano-cli to check the status of delegation for any stake.addr? is there a command that shows which pool a stake.addr is delegated to? does that require the use of the heavy ledger-...
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Where can I find design and documentation resources on Plutus Staking smartcontracts?

When I was exploring haddock of Plutus I have found that Plutus script can have Rewarding ScriptPurpose: data ScriptPurpose = Minting CurrencySymbol | Spending TxOutRef | Rewarding ...
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Are Single stakepools losing?

Epoch 315 statistics based on Daedalus-ranking Epoch 315 numbers for the k500 pools in daedalus: From the total 500 ranked pools, 340 are multipools, 160 are single stakepools. In the first 10 ranked ...
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How is wallet balance over epoch computed to calculate staking rewards?

Let's say I have two wallets, each delegated to a different stake pool. At some point within an epoch I transfer some Ada from one wallet to the other. What will be the applicable balance which is ...
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What is the minimum amount of Ada needed to stake?

What is the minimum (lowest) amount of Ada needed to stake? Could you have the delegation fee + 0.00001 Ada? Where is this referenced?
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BlockFrost API Historical Supply By Epoch Data?

Currently https://cardano-mainnet.blockfrost.io/api/v0/network gets the current network supply data. Does anyone know an endpoint from any API that has historical supply usage data by epoch?
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Is there any risk in sharing my rewards address?

I want to test ẗhe Maladex Rewards calculator but they ask me to enter my rewards address. Is there any conceivable risk in doing so?
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Check total ADA delegated to the pool with cardano-cli

I'm running the stake pool and want to know the delegators count and total amount of ADA delegated to my pool. Is there a way to do that from my producer/relay node using cardano-cli? I know this info ...
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Is It possible to stake an nft on chain

Is there a way I can use smart contracts to stake nfts and back them with ada tokens. Similar to staking ada except also holding the nft in like a gallery or something.
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Can you stake stablecoins such as Djed?

Can or will you be able to stake Cardano stablecoins in stake pools for rewards, such as Djed?
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Where is all the unstaked ADA?

Sorry if the question seems trivial/silly, but where is the ~10B ADA that is not actively staked? It seems like any actor (individual, business, exchange, etc) has every incentive to stake their ADA. ...
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Does deregister of the staking key take effect immediately?

I'm participating a Token sale and in order to participate the Token sale, I need to have an undelegated ADA(because the system will take a snapshot of undelegated ADA, only the undelegated ADA will ...
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Staking native assets (to stake pools)?

Is there support built in to Cardano for stake pools to receive staking of native assets? For example, the Meld Protocol plans to include staking of Meld tokens. Are they likely to / able to use (...
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How to solve "cabal: Could not resolve dependencies" when building cardano-cli cardano-node

I'm a newbie to Cardano. I'm trying to set up a stake pool as this link explained. https://www.coincashew.com/coins/overview-ada/guide-how-to-build-a-haskell-stakepool-node I stuck with cabal build ...
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2 stake pools using the same ticker name

we registered our pool on 2021-02-16 at 03:24:16. But unfortunately we noticed after our pool registration, that there was a second pool which has been registered with the same ticker 13 minutes later....
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What are the risks of staking at a pool?

Imagine the pool operator goes offline due to technical reasons, what are the risks for investors staking at that pool?
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Difference between staked and delegated tokens?

I'd like to clarify my understanding of staked and delegated tokens. Cardano website says: Ada held on the Cardano network represents a stake in the network, with the size of the stake proportional ...
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How does stake pool saturation prevent centralization?

From cardano.org: Saturation Parameter (K) Saturation is a term used to indicate that a particular stake pool has more stake delegated to it than is ideal for the network, while k is the targeted ...
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Is a Ledger Live Native ADA App with Staking and Voting Functionality in Development?

Is a Ledger Live native ADA app with staking and voting functionality in development? If so is there any place to check periodically for road map updates? I believe IOG has a team that works with ...
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Is the Payment Adresss and associated keys considered a wallet?

When staking to the payment address is one effectively sending ADA to another wallet? I think this is an interesting question because one asks if it could then be added to a wallet application like ...
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Staking pool not participating in next couple of epochs?

I started staking yesterday and staked to TSC, which is a new pool started by a YouTuber whose Technical Analysis I appreciate. But after staking I realized... well, a lot of things. It's complex. ...
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