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Kovan is a new testnet for Ethereum using Parity's Proof of Authority consensus engine, which is immune to spam attacks as Ether supply is controlled by trusted parties and provides a consistent 4 second block time.

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Parity Error: Account not found for the current chain (Kovan)

I am having problem starting Parity with a account that I created using Metamask. This account 0x76Eb17471A5fb78EF6768254D1dAEc528ec6b5a8 has received multiple ETH from Kovan faucets. Running the ...
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Sending multiple transactions in the same block with incremented nonces

I need to send 0.1 ETH to 10 unique addresses from the same address at the same time. I am manually incrementing each transaction's nonce, and the transactions are sent successfully. However, each ...
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Contract transaction couldn't be found after 50 blocks in Kovan

When deploying contracts on the ledger I faced with issue Error encountered, bailing. Network state unknown. Review successful transactions manually. Error: Contract transaction couldn't be ...
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Cant find sushiswap router address for Kovan testnet

Can anyone get me a routerV2 address for sushiswap on Kovan? The address given on sushi page is incorrect.Thanks
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Is there something like “metrics” and “monitor” modules for Kovan?

I would like to monitor some parameters for Kovan and Rinkeby clients. Geth provides a monitor module that works with Rinkeby specifying --metrics when launching the client, and attaching to the ...
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How to connect these **Remix - kovan - parity**?

I have been trying to connect deploy a smart contract from remix onto kovan chain via parity but kept on showing even after trying with all the rpc flags. if possible please throughly explain the ...
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Parity getting started tutorial not working

I'm trying to do the getting started tutorial from Parity but it isn't working. When running the following command: parity --chain=kovan i get the following error message Cannot read manifest file ...
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How can I connect to Kovan using Ethereumj

I'm trying to connect to Kovan using Ethereumj based on the way that I used to connect to Ropsten. The sample example works, however when I try to do peer.discovery.enabled=true I'm not sure which IPs ...
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Gas Estimation Error - Swap Contract

I'm working on developing a contract that automatically performs a swap and have been having an issue with the swap function. I finally got the contract deployed on Kovan, but have been getting the ...
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Contract method works on local but not on testnet

The following method, which works perfectly fine on my local ganache. function someMethod() external view returns ( bool someValue, uint256 lastIndex, uint256 totalTokens ...
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AAVE Protocol v1 issue on reserve addresses with compound ctoken addresses

https://kovan.etherscan.io/tx/0xa7f5e857d1a9ecb4aca0714b24a70ca0942cc1a656c8e09b6d01bab9af4ec9e5 I am trying to make a transaction from DSProxy (Smart Wallet) on a contract https://kovan.etherscan.io/...
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Mocha timeout when running truffle test. Works fine on ganache, not on public networks

This is the error I get when running truffle test --network kovan: 1) "before all" hook: prepare suite Error: Timeout of 120000ms exceeded. For async tests and hooks, ensure "done()" is called; if ...
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truffle migrate --network kovan issue

When I run truffle migrate --network kovan in the terminal the contract deployment doesn't run. Just: Compiling your contracts...==================== >Eveything is up to date, there is nothing to ...
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OpenZeppelin contract not working on Kovan testnet

I created a simple smart contract using OpenZeppelin and deployed the contract to the Kovan testnet. However, when I send KEth to the contract using MetaMask, nothing happens (I believe the buyTokens ...
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List of Token Exchanges Available on Testing Network?

Found Kyber Network Token Exchange on Ropsten so far. Please share if you know more token exchanges available on any testing network for trading Tokens as a test.
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etherscan kovan testnet didn't work?

It seems that etherscan's kovan tesnet has some problems? the block of etherscan fell behind others!! Is there another kovan testnet browser??
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Parity SMS Verification failed

I have tried to verify my account by SMS method so I can request Kovan ethers. I have followed this video https://youtu.be/99UucFzYCRc. Unfortunately someting have messed up (I have changed ...
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Theoretically, how fast can a Proof-of-Authority chain process transactions?

How fast can Proof-of-Authority chains like Kovan process transactions? What's the upper bound?
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Cant transfer testnet ether

Every time I try to transfer kovan testnet ether from one account to another it says [-32021] Account password is invalid or account does not exist while confirming the password for the account. ...
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How to verify my account in order to use the Kovan testnet?

I am new to parity and kovan-testnet. I have to verify my account in order to receive keth. I am confused as to where to execute the following code: curl http://github-faucet.kovan.network/url --...
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Migrating a smart contract to the kovan test network using the truffle framework just hangs

I am trying to deploy a smart contract to the Kovan test network with the truffle framework. When I run truffle migrate --network kovan it just hangs for ages at the following place: Running ...
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How do I get multiple signers for the Kovan testnet?

I am using hardhat + ethers + infura for my contract development and testing, and all has been fine so far. On my local computer, when I run const [deployer, d2] = await ethers.getSigners(); in my ...
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Issue with `TRANSFER_FROM_FAILED` when calling Uniswap contract - but I am approving the token!

My code is pretty simple function swapForEth(address tokenAddress, uint amountIn, uint amountOutMin, address to, uint deadline) external onlyOwner payable { require(IERC20(...
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Transaction not showing on Kovan etherscan even after its status showed transaction mined and executed successfully

I have my contract deployed on Kovan Testnet and from remix IDE I called one of the functions of my smart contract through remix itself. Now, the status of transaction shows "transaction mined ...
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Deploying ERC20 Error

I'd like to deploy follow "StandardERC20" token to kovan test net using Truffle. I want to deploy same contract like "https://etherscan.io/address/...
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BlankToken Transaction

So i deployed my smart contract on Kovan Network using Remix IDE, i after successful compilation I added the arguments of the constructor to create the token, it deployed successfully but the issue ...
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Deploying MakerDao on local testnet

So I've been trying to do this for days now, and It says I have to configure ~/.sethrc and change the C, --chain to testnet. But I don't know which github repo to clone and do all of this on. There is ...
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How to change contract interactions to kovan?

I am using newest web3 v1.2.4 const Contract = require('web3-eth-contract'); Contract.setProvider(INFURA_KOVAN_HTTPS); const contract = new Contract(CONTRACT_ABI, CONTRACT_ADDR); I have that code and ...
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Howto check sync with kovan testnet is complete or not?

I am trying to sync with Kovan testnet, docker run --name eth -p 8546:8546 -v ~/ws-002-chainlink/ws00-docker-geth-ropsten:/geth -it ethereum/client-go:stable --testnet --syncmode light --ws --wsaddr 0....
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web3.js function contract.once() not working on Kovan, but working on ganache

I am subscribing to an event (just once, queued after an update) of a contract to reload the data like this on my react frontend: const instance = new web3.eth.Contract(abi, address) instance.once( ...
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Is it possible to use ganache blockchain when I deploy my web app in heroku? or should I deploy the contract first to a test network?

const web3 = new Web3( new Web3.providers.HttpProvider( "https://kovan.infura.io/v3/INFURA_KEY" ) ); const abi = JSON.parse( '[ { "constant": false, "inputs": [ { "internalType": "string", "...
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kovan contract creation does not work from geth

This script which I load into geth via loadScript creates a transaction but it remains pending forever https://kovan.etherscan.io/tx/0xb61f0411e937660c34c903e4e3360b0b2e5a3f38e1ed293afde3fef6c1ec11c7 ...