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Questions related to the Ethereum Name Service, a distributed, extensible naming system based on the Ethereum blockchain.

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Can a .eth domain from ENS be used for a website?

I recently registered a .eth domain through the Ethereum Name Service. Is it possible to use this domain for a website? Or is it just an alias for an ethereum address (and other metadata)?
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How to find which transaction cleared a specific address into a specific contract?

I have a contract with contains the following solidity code mapping (address => mapping (bytes32)) public sealedBids; But I failed to find in the solidity code which part can clear it. As result,...
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DAO that automatically renews its own Ethereum Name Service with ether generated from its Dapp?

Are you allowed/is it possible to create a DAO that automatically renews its own Ethereum Name system domain with ether collected from a dapp? Are we allowed to do this or does it have to be a human ...
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Can my eth adress be found through ens domain?

I have squaded several .eth domains and have since released them, now, I dont want them to be associated with my address. 1. They still pop up when I enter my ens manager, can I somehow make them ...
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ENS name reverse is not working on Ethereum address

I'm trying to both resolve and lookup using "ethjs-ens" the lookup call is working correctly. However, the resolve call is throwing an empty error. The address I'm using on the reverse function is ...
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Why is the recursion in the namehash algorithm?

The algorithm is described in eip-137.
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web3 ens library - purpose of setText, getText against ENS name

I am looking at web3.eth.ens library, I can see methods setText and getText, which allows you to set and get key value pairs against an ENS name. What is the purpose of this? Also is there a way to ...
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How does one query the Ethereum ENS name service via an API endpoint with a JSON response?

Using the https://ens.domains/ is there a way to query the ENS name service using an API endpoint and get a JSON response? I want to be able to integrate these eth addresses into my application.
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How can I call the permanent ENS registrar contract directly from sbt-ethereum?

I would like to register a name (e.g. 'somename' >= 7 characters) with the new ENS contract using sbt-ethereum and the .eth registrar controller, for one year. I have confirmed that the code in the ....
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Can someone please clarify error thrown ens getAddress with web3 beta 48

I am working through the Read the Docs examples for the beta version of Web3.js. Specifically, I'm trying to get the example provided for web3.eth.ens.getAddress() working. I'm using INFURA. All in ...
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ENS Domains and new receive addresses for privacy

Currently I use a new receive addresses every time I receive ETH - Ledger Live creates new receive addresses by default when an address has been 'used' as this is good practice in terms of privacy. ...
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IPs for .eth domains

I'm new to ENS and would like to explore the field. Is there a way to get a list of all active .eth domain that are mapped to IP address? Thanks
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How to view ENS name from transaction?

This is ethereum address. On which there are a bunch of registered ENS names How can we view the actual ENS names which were registered/won in auctions from this address?
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How many Times I can Bid on Same domain name and Is There any way to increase bidding amount during auction

Is it Possible to increase my bidding during ENS auction period ?How can see highest bidding before reveling period. How many times i can bid for the same doamin in 3 days aution period
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Possible ERC-20 improvement: Token-specific ENS equivalent

With ENS still providing quite a difficult user experience for the average user, I'm wondering why standards like ERC-20 don't implement a simple mapping allowing people to set names equivalent to ...
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How to point a domain registered with ENS to IPFS content?

After securing a .eth domain, how do you point the domain to resolve to an IPFS hash?
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Is it possible for start and auction and bid for multiple names(ENS) in a single transaction?

For example if I want to register three TLD domains: example1.eth example2.eth example3.eth Can I make one startAuctionAndBid transaction for all three?
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can not find specific events and list events of the past the last 1day

I'm wrote this sample but I want to filter specific events 'unsealBid' and list events of the past (e.g. the last 1 or 2 days). const Web3 = require('web3'); const web3 = new Web3('https://mainnet....
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How to register truffle contract with ENS(Ethereum Name Service)?

I am wondering how I can publish my smart contract to ENS via truffle. I think I might need to include a smart contract called ENS.sol, but I am not sure. Is it the same as publishing a package to ...
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I've bid 1ETH for ENS domain and was the only bidder - revealed during the 48 hours period - how do I get the refund?

Please have a look at tx: https://etherscan.io/tx/0x4831dbed82aaf859b484beae26ed8a24be2fce4c3912a5958d0b35950a72c90e It seems like I've correctly revealed my bid: How do I get the refund? Tried ...
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Who is the owner of ETH zone?

As I understand, .eth domain zone is a smart-contract. Does the owners of this smart contract delete record about .eth domain?
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ENS Resolver Transaction [duplicate]

If I want to find out which address a name resolves to, say example.eth, does this mean I need to send a transaction to the appropriate ENS contract for resolution? Does running a local node reduce ...
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Is there an API for looking up ENS records?

Currently I'm using this to do ens lookups: https://etherscan.io/enslookup But is there a public API I can use to do queries to see what each ens goes to?
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How can a history of addresses that have owned an ENS name be read on a block explorer?

ENS is nice, is it possibly to easily access a history of addresses that have owned an ENS name?
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ENS: Can a contract own an ENS name?

Can a contract own an ENS name? That would make it possibly to lock names for a period of time, making them immutable, so that the name can be trusted to continue to point to a certain contract.
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ENS: how to compute namehash from name in a smart contract? [duplicate]

using Solidity in a smart contract, how is the namehash computed from name ("foo.eth") ?
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ENS with Smart Contract [duplicate]

Is it possible to assign a name with Ethereum Name Service to a Smart Contract's address on a testnet? I found a description only for personal wallet.
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How do i reclaim OWNERSHIP of an ENS domain

new ENS user here. I have one problem and one question. Problem: I transferred ownership of my ENS domain to a CROWDSALE contract address, by using setOwner(). The goal was to use "myname-eth" to ...
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ENS Long lost bids

A year ago I made some bids for ENS names over at ens.domains but never revealed. Those bids and domains have now expired or passed on to other hands. I have about 0.25 ETH still locked away there. ...
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How to work with ENS without starting own node?

I am trying to get how to work with ENS. It is relatively clear how it works, but most questionable thing for me is whether it possible to work with, for instance, Ropsten resolver without running my ...
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Using ENS as address inside a contract [duplicate]

Is it possible to use a ENS name as an address in solidity, instead of having to use the usual long address? Example: address public _address = myname.eth;
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ENS look up an address

How do I resolve an ENS name to an address? Hopefully with a pretty interface, something my grandmom can use.
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What's the point of holding an ENS auction for a name nobody can see?

Earlier today I decided to register an ENS domain name for my wallet. As I read through the process on various sites about how it works, I think I understand it but I'm very surprised and confused ...
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Uploading ensutils,js to geth console

I am trying to upload ensutils.js from https://github.com/ethereum/ens to my geth console. I am using loadScript('/home/path/to/ensutils.js'). Every time I try it, it gives me an invalid address ...
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In ENS, what does the secret phrase encrypt?

The Ethereum Name Service uses a secret phrase to encrypt the bid. What is encrypted, to later be revealed during the reveal phase?
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How does the secret phrase work in ENS?

The secret phrase is used to encrypt a bid, and then to decrypt it. What type of encryption and decryption is used?
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Where is ENS deployed?

ENS is a deployed contract. Where is it? Specification: https://github.com/ethereum/EIPs/blob/master/EIPS/eip-137.md And why didn't they specify that in the EIP?
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Can we resolve a contract address with ENS? [duplicate]

Is it possible to resolve a contract address with ENS? The reason for the question: if so, then could someone just change resolving address pointing it to some other address?
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What is the ENS-BurnAddress?

I stumbled upon this Ethereum address. Etherscan calls it the ENS-BurnAddress. Currently, the account holds more than $9,000,000 US. My guess is that this is used to impose a cost on each bid so ...
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ENS function startAuctionsAndBid

I've been working with ens via web3.js and ensutils.js but I'm stuck at startAuctionsAndBid function. If I try : var sbid = ethRegistrar.shaBid(web3.sha3('name'), eth.accounts[8], web3.toWei(0.01, '...
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ENS domain expiring and renewal

From what I understand, ENS is less than one year old at the time of this post. So, it follows that no domain has expired for any owner. No person has experience renewing the rights to their ENS ...
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It is possible to register a name in ENS (Ethereum Name Service) from Mist Wallet?

I want to register a name in ENS, but I have only done it from MyEtherWallet because everything is built-in. But now I want to use an address I have in Mist. It is possible to register a name in ENS ...
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Can an ENS name point to a contract address?

I know that an ethereum wallet address can have a ENS (Ethereum Name Service) name, but it is possible for a contract? So instead of giving the contract address is it possible to give the contract's ...
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Are there any public APIs for ENS lookup?

I want to add ENS support to an app I am building, and I am looking for a lightweight API which supports ENS to Ethereum address conversion. All the documentation shows how you can do this on the ...
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Can Metamask read Ethereum Name Service (ENS) addresses?

Is Metamask Chrome extension able to read an Ethereum Name Service (ENS) address?
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In Ethereum Name Service, once I won an auction, can I assign any address to that name?

Once I have won the auction, I can set the address for the name I just won. I use the setAddr function in the ENS Public Resolver Contract. The question is if that address can be any address or it ...
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Ethereum Name Service (ENS) is case-sensitive?

Are the ENS addresses case-sensitive? Making different example.eth from ExAmple.ETH? If I'm going to bid on a name I must pay attention on that?
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Use ENS with MyEtherWallet.com

When starting an auction for an .eth address on MyEtherWallet.com am I automatically placing a bid on the address or do I have to manually place a bid afterwards (and pay 0.01 ETH AGAIN)?
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How to see common ENS names that have been auctioned?

In the ENS documentation, it says that the "DApp" shows you when common ENS names are being auctioned. How do the DApp and the twitter bot know what names people are auctioning? The DApp and ...
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ENS: Hide name when creating an auction

Is it possible to hide the name in an ENS auction? If so, how do I go about doing this?