Andy Jazz
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Ouroboros – Which version is currently implemented?
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Ouroboros family implementations Classic implemented in 2017 BFT implemented Praos is currently running Genesis development's in progress... Hydra development's in progress... ...

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Is there a browser-based wallet like Metamask planned for Cardano?
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There's the open-source Nami Wallet – a browser-based wallet extension to interact with the Cardano blockchain. You can run it on Edge, Brave, Chrome and any other chrome-based browsers. As you can ...

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How are you going to stop scammers?
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About scamming and phishing Fraudsters have always existed and will continue to exist. In the future, there will probably be network-based mechanisms to protect yourself against fraudsters, but so far ...

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What is the size limit of transaction's metadata?
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Here is an important note regarding Tx metadata: There is no limit on the number of key-value pairs (except the overall transaction size limit) or on individual structured values. However, there is a ...

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How can I derive an address from a private key?
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A robust way to do that is to use cardano-wallet CLI. First of all, run cardano-wallet serve and cardano-node. Root Key The command that helps us writing a root private key into a file should look ...

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Does Daedalus perform tasks beyond those of a wallet?
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You're right. It's a cardano-node wallet's component, who is guilty for excessive CPU usage. There's nothing you can do about it. It consumes over 100% of CPU power, even though Daedalus wallet is a ...

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How to move Daedalus's blockchain data folder out of AppData?
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First solution After installing the wallet, look for the file called daedalus.bat inside Daedalus installation directory. Open it and change the following line: -n --db-path ^ for anything like this: ...

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Is ada an asset, token, both, neither?
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The terms cryptocurrency, token and asset are not mutually exclusive. However, there are specific definitions that show a subtle difference between these three terms: Cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency is ...

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Could BTC migrate to Cardano?
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Potentially yes, but practically it doesn't make any sense. This is a controversial question. Everyone has their own opinion on this matter. Cardano has been using the Proof-of-Stake consensus ...

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Return tAda using Cardano-CLI
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This is the easiest way to return your tADA: When you have finished using your test tokens, please return them to the faucet so that other members of the community can use them. Please return your ...

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How big is the Cardano blockchain (now and in the future)?
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Compared to the size of the Bitcoin ledger, the size of the Cardano blockchain is relatively small as of October 20, 2021. You can see the blockchain size if you look in the Daedalus wallet's folder ...

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When will k parameter be changed?
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Epoch 234 On December 06th 2020, IOHK increased the k parameter from 150 to 500. This affected the optimal number of pools in the Cardano network. This change lowered the saturation point for stake ...

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15- or 24-word recovery seeds for ADA wallets
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BIP39 wordlist contains 2048 words. If you use a 24-word phrase, you'll get 2048²⁴ possible combinations, or 2^264. This is an insultingly huge number. For hackers, trying to brute force to determine ...

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Is it possible to generate your own Cardano ADA private keys and public addresses externally and import it later for use into a wallet?
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The answer is: definitely yes. You can generate those keys offline and off-sync using cardano-wallet utility. Please read my medium stories to find out how to do that: Wallet Command Line Interface.

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What is the best/recommended OS to run a stake pool?
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Definitely Linux, thanks to its command-line and server capabilities. NixOS 21 is a worthy candidate.

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Is there any platform to read the Mempool?
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Cardano doesn't have a mempool in traditional sense, due to the fact that you have only 20 second interval between previous block and a current one. It is rather a kind of stack that stores an average ...

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What does it mean that Ouroboros is formally verified?
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According to Wikipedia a Formal Verification is: In the context of hardware and software systems, formal verification is the act of proving or disproving the correctness of intended algorithms ...

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Any update on RINA?
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Wayne Jones has written on Blockchain Reporter the following: To scale its network, Cardano has adopted RINA (Recursive Web Architecture). So, when Basho era launches, we'll see RINA's ...

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What security exists in Daedalus for protecting the private key
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About password and physical access First of all, your wallet must be password-protected and then, as you already said, it will be encrypted. You also need a strong OS password to protect your computer ...

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Cannot recover Daedalus wallet after deleting on account of wallet not syncing
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Enter your Daedalus-generated seed into Yoroi mobile wallet. It's a light wallet (a.k.a. SPV) so, there's no need to wait while it will be synced with the blockchain. Yoroi supports 15- and 24-word ...

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Future adjustment of minimum ADA to be sent?
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Micro-transactions with low fees will become possible when Hydra is implemented.

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I am completely new to Cardano eco system. To learn it from the absolute basic, where do I start?
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Start learning Plutus Pioneer Program.

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What does it mean to "burn" a token?
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If someone wants to achieve a cryptocurrency's deflationary effect – then he/she burns a token. This process reduces the overall number of tokens in circulation, therefore boosts the cryptocurrency's ...

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What's the point of new incoming addresses with the Daedalus wallet?
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All UTxO-based ledgers were conceived as ones in which each address must be used just once. Any change after the transaction should come to a new address. Nonetheless, this does not prevent you from ...

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Why is PoS much faster than PoW?
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To find a rare hash (for example, as in block 707750) using the brute force method is incomparably more difficult than choosing a validator according to a certain algorithm. That is why blocks in ...

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Can I use a custom word list for my wallet recovery phrase?
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As an architect/developer of your own crypto-wallet for personal use, you can declare your own list of 2048 words (although it's highly undesirable). However, if we talk about it in the sense of ...

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Is there any limit to the number of UTXO's sitting at a script address?
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Official documentation is silent about it. Since many UTxOs can exist within one wallet address, the same way they can exist within a script address. You can potentially have even 10,000 Tx inputs per ...

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When will Daedalus show NFT'S?
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Daedalus v4.4.0 and higher allows you to see long-awaited NFTs and other tokens in Tokens tab.

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Whats the difference between the cardano-wallet and cardano-cli for wallet functionalities?
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cardano-cli utility cardano-cli v1.30.1 commands are rather era-based commands. As we all know the Shelley era brought staking for ADA holders. cardano-cli provides a "lower"-level ...

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Is there a minimum amount of ADA I can send in a transaction?
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A configurable network parameter called minimum_utxo_value is responsible for this. As the ADA price rises, the quantity field, expressed in lovelaces, will get lower and lower. Today, 21st October ...

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