I have seen a definition here saying: "This is the Python core library of the Ethereum project"

So what is it's use? To develop dapps using python on the ethereum network?

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So what is it's use?

pyethereum - the core library, featuring the blockchain, the ethereum virtual machine, mining.

To develop dapps using python on the ethereum network?


  • So what exactly is it used to code?
    – YulePale
    Sep 4, 2018 at 9:43
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    mining, tx validation, VM task and so on. Sep 4, 2018 at 9:44
  • so just to be sure I got it right... It is used to create programs that mine... but what is tx validation and VM task..
    – YulePale
    Sep 4, 2018 at 9:46
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    it's not create a program to mine - pyethereum - is a python ethereum implementation, the same as geth but with some differ functionalities Sep 4, 2018 at 9:50
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    For example geth includes RPC server while pyethereum not. Sep 4, 2018 at 10:22

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