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Geth allows me to define & load my own custom JavaScript functions with --preload flag or require() on Geth console.

But is there way to access my functions via RPC interface?

Like :

curl -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
--data '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"mycustom_function()","params":[],"id":123}'

I've seen i can open access to more management APIs with --rpcapi eth,web3,admin,eth,miner but it doesnt work for my custom functions.

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--preload is an easy way to add commonly used functions and objects to geth console. You cannot access them using RPC interface.

For example, if you are interacting with a contract deployed at address addr with ABI abi, you can create a file with MyContract = web3.eth.contract(abi).at(0x1) and preload it using --preload. So you can simply access your contract method using MyContract object inside geth console.

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