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What are the differences between the Shelley and Byron phases of Cardano?

With the Shelley upgrade, Cardano became a fully decentralized and dynamic ecosystem. In the Byron era there were no stake pools (and therefore no staking) and the blockchain was run by the creators ...
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What are the block heights of the different eras of cardano?

This is the best resource I've found online. Source
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What are the block heights of the different eras of cardano?

Byron (Genesis) (09/27/2017) - Epoch 1, Block 1? Shelley (07/29/2020) - Epoch 208, Block 4490511 Goguen (if you consider Alonzo HFC the start of Goguen) (09/12/2021) - Epoch 290, Block 6236060 Basho ...
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What block height was the vasil hardfork?

The first block appears to be at slot 83548800 according to the /network/eras Blockfrost endpoint. { "start": { "time": 157680000, "slot": 72316800, ...
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How do you send ada from a Byron address to a Shelley address using the CLI?

As Byron does not change address types, we will be still referring to them as Shelley type addresses. To look at your UTXOs, using cardano-cli: cardano-cli query utxo \ --address $(cat payment....
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What are the differences between the Shelley and Byron phases of Cardano?

I believe number of slots reserved in a single epoch is also increased in Shelley. In DBSync, syncing Shelley takes way too much time to sync compare to Byron era.
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