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Parity is an Ethereum client, written from the ground-up for correctness-verifiability, modularization, low-footprint, and high-performance. To this end, it utilizes the Rust language, a hybrid imperative/object-orientated/functional language with an emphasis on efficiency.

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Error importing transaction: Transaction(InvalidChainId) in Private POA

Problem I am trying to send some transactions to my private chain, and all transactions are getting failed. I am receiving this error: Error importing transaction: Transaction(InvalidChainId) ...
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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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Parity-like Solution for using Ledger Nano Anywhere

I'm looking for a "Parity-like" solution so that I'm able to use my Ledger Nano on any Ethereum-powered website that doesn't support a Nano natively (something like Radar Relay). I know I can do this ...
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Geth vs Parity Transaction propagation (1 / sqrt(n))

Is there a reason that geth propagates new txs to all peers but parity only propagates txs to 1/sqrt(n) (on average) peers? I see a comment in geth to the effect of //FIXME include this again: peers = ...
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eth_getTransactionReceipt returns null only sometimes and only on my node, tx is successfully mined in

I'm having this strange problem and it may be related to the way my node is configured. I'm making calls to both infura and my own nodes like so: {'id': 123, 'jsonrpc': '2.0', 'method': '...
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web3.eth.getBlock returns null

I have a very similar problem as https://github.com/paritytech/parity-ethereum/issues/8788 When I use web3.eth.getBlock for the first 1 million and latest 50,000 blocks (approximately), I get the ...
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Truffle hangs forever with parity with PoA

I'm trying to create a private chain using parity (PoA) and truffle but when I do truffle migrate it hangs forever with the following output: > [ > { > "jsonrpc": "2.0", &...
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How can I use swarm with metamask or parity node?

I want to use swarm, but I wan't to download the all blockchain data. Is it possible to use metamask or parity node instead?
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SendSignedTransaction web3 v1.0 smart contract method call

Running parity node, connected to Kovan testnet. Contract Address: 0x354Db5AE17b11fbc01A8a146B63506b1d90872E0 Using a nodejs app + web3 to send/sign transactions with the private key corresponding to ...
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Why are there discrepancies between client message signatures?

I have been investigating message signing using an Ethereum account, and have become somewhat bemused by the different signatures that I receive from different clients and different libraries. I have ...
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Querystring in Parity Dapp frontend

I'm playing with local Dapp for Parity. When I'm trying to use query string in Dapp, I can't get it with js: I see that iframe is used inside, but have no idea, how to add query string there. Is ...
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Process address deposit from contract

Our service handles thousands (currently 10000+) of users and each user has his own Ethereum deposit address. To detect a new deposit we: Scan each block to get a list of transactions Get a list of ...
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parity initializing snapshot whole night

I have parity installed and synced. I went out of disk space. I moved the chain to bigger ssd. Then I started the parity service and let it run whole night. It did not finish. in log I can see ...
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Parity speed limitations

I have a question about the node limitation for mainnet. I want to send a lot of transactions at the same time (let's say 1k), on the ropsten network it queues every tx and send batches of 64 every 10 ...
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Does Geth and Parity store blockchain in level db in same format?

If not, what are the diffrences?, for example geth db format is: var databaseVerisionKey = new Buffer("DatabaseVersion"); // databaseVerisionKey tracks the current database version. var headHeaderKey ...
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Parity create testing transactions and blocks

For test purposes, I would like to make test blocks including test transactions against main net. For example I would like to make a transaction that sends one ether from 0x1234567... to 0x99999999......
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Uncle blocks in Parity PoA blockchain

As I know that there is no competition for mining new blocks in POA blockchain as each node mines new block at its given time slot. I have a parity PoA blockchain setup with 5 nodes. While examining ...
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Proof of Authority Finalisation

Are there uncles/orphaned blocks in a PoA-based network? How do we reach consensus which is the real chain if the chain is splited/ we have a fork? Do you know any possible attack vectors on such ...
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Geth - Events not working/firing

I have an API (expressjs - nodejs) listening for different events from my contract. var web3 = new Web3(new Web3.providers.WebsocketProvider("ws://localhost:8546")); var tokenContract = new web3.eth....
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Parity RPC eth_newFilter not returning pending events

I'm trying to create a listener for new pending TXs on the network using Parity RPC's eth_newFilter method. I'm sending the request using the following parameters, expecting to get pending ...
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What would cause nodes on a private blockchain to gradually lose connectivity?

I have a private blockchain with 6 nodes, and a total of three miners. When I initialize the blockchain everything looks great and the nodes find each other starting with the bootnodes. After about ...
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Remote Web3 connection to Parity node running on AWS

I have an Amazon EC2 instance set up running a Parity node. I'm trying to communicate with it via Web3 (using Nethereum.Web3 in C#). If I connect locally with http://127.0.0.1:8545, everything works ...
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What's the difference between Nakamoto consensus vs Proof-of-Authority vs BFT

Documentations all around the internet are filled with these terms to categorise consensus protocols. What is the difference between them. For example: many call parity's tendermint as a BFT type ...
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JSON RPC transfer of ERC20 Tokens with Parity

How can I use Parity with JSON RPC to send and receive ERC20 tokens?
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Parity Signer qr code not working, stuck on “Parity Signer: Pending”

I'm having issues with with Parity when trying to do any type of transfer-I get stuck on the "parity signer: pending" screen. The prompt I get is "Please scan the transaction QR on your external ...
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Run parity in warp up to a certain block and archive mode after that

Is there a way I can run parity in warp up to a certain non-latest block, say starting from block 3,000,000 after the network spam and full archival mode after that?
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Parity signer issue

I'm trying to send raw transactions throught JSON-RPC api. I'm signing it offline (with python lib) and then using the eth_sendRawTransaction method. The thing is that sometimes it gets broadcasted ...
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How to import contract source code in etherscan.io

I'd like to learn which solidity source code is being used when I create a multisign Wallet in Parity 1.6 My goal is to import that source code into https://kovan.etherscan.io/verifyContract?a=...
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Windows 32bit — Geth/Parity

Hey is it possible to run Geth/Parity + mine on a Windows 32bit machine? I'm having trouble finding anything.
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Error installing parity

I had worked with geth, but getting lots of errors like last 1000+ blocks not syncing, so I have decided to switch to parity. I was following One-line Binary Installer, but was hit by: /bin/sh: 1: ...
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Do I have to set pruning to archive for supportive full node

I run a parity node on a server of mine (with a lot of resources and bandwidth) for the sole reason of supporting the network. I don't have any accounts there since my funds are on another machine. ...
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How long did a transaction spend in the mempool?

I'm trying to create some statistics on how long a transaction spends in the mempool before being included in a block, so I can reason about future gas prices. It would appear transactions in Ethereum ...
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Maximum amount of TX per block

Yesterday we did a test. We launched around 1500 transactions simultaneously to our test private blockchain. They all went through perfectly, all at almost the same time (with correct and consecutive ...
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Is it possible that Ganache can handle a private key without an “0x” prefix, but Parity cannot?

I am trying to sign and send a transaction as follows: let signedTx = await web3.eth.accounts.signTransaction(options, PRIVATE_KEY); let txReceipt = await web3.eth.sendSignedTransaction(signedTx....
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parity json RPC eth_getBalance timeout on light mode

I have timeout problem with eth_getBalance on light mode enable on parity json-rpc. I have no problem with light mode disabled. Here my command on parity parity --chain ropsten --jsonrpc-apis all -...
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Private network: Using geth to mine for parity nodes

I want to set up a private Ethereum network using a parity client. Ideally, I want to resemble the "real" Ethereum network as close as possible. Thus, I want to set up a proof of work network. For ...
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Defining a block reward contract in Parity Aura consensus

I've been looking at creating a block reward contract for Parity (as documented here). I'm wondering if I would be able to model a system using this that would send all the wei spent on a transaction ...
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PoA throughput with multiple nodes

Will it be faster for my system, in terms of number of transactions per second, if my network has a lot of nodes? Does the number of nodes in PoA is related to the throughput? Particularly I am ...
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Can a Parity node can connect into Clique Proof-of-Authority consensus engine?

I have setup private Proof-of-Authority consensus engine (also named clique) network with Geth. Can a Parity node connect into it? If yes, how? Parity-goerli does this for AuRa (Parity's Proof-of-...
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“RPC error, your account is locked” when I try to deploy the last version of parity-bridge

I have already success to deploy the last version of parity-bridge (last month), but today i have pull the last version of parity-bridge. I have that on my terminal : env RUST_LOG=info parity-bridge-...
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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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Connecting MetaMask with parity

I have configured parity to listen on an IP (and not on localhost) and verified that port 8545 opens when I start parity. I can reach the parity UI via a browser but I cannot connect MetaMask to ...
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How does Parity pendingTransactionsStats works?

I am trying to develop little method to track status of my pending transactions by given address together with propagation info. But I am bit confused about pendingTransactionsStats behavior as it ...
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How to attach geth to a parity node with admin?

I have installed two nodes under PoA using Parity. I normally use this to attached geth to a geth node: geth attach node/geth.ipc I got working geth attach using rpc but there is no admin. geth ...
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Programmatically unlock certain accounts with Parity?

Using geth it is easy to send transactions from multiple accounts but I do not know how to do this with Parity. I do not want all accounts unlocked. I do not want any account unlocked when it is not ...
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Can paritytech/parity be used as a library the same way that go-ethereum can be used in Go?

The go-ethereum project is divided into a set of standalone libraries that can be used in any Go project (e.g. smart contract interaction, keystore management, common cryptography and hex utils) Can ...
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Parity syncing status for smart contract events with warp

So I'm trying to find the fastest way to fully sync a parity node in order to get all smart contract events, not just account states. The problem I've found is that when parity has warp syncing ...
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How can I connect to the local Rocksdb instance used by my parity node?

I want to see everyones balances, and eventually try to create a realtime visualisation of the state. If I have a node with 10 GB of disk space used by the db, I understand this is Rocksdb taking up ...
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Parity node0: generate_seal: FAIL: Accounts secret key unavailable

I've followed the PoA tutorial and the two nodes seem to be communicating but node0 keeps on logging this error message: 2018-04-06 17:22:10 generate_seal: FAIL: Accounts secret key unavailable. ...
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(1) Parity: why does syncing fall behind, (2) Why are events missing events because of (1)

Background: I have multiple parity nodes setup on Digital Ocean and AWS and event watchers attached to these nodes. I also have a service to query block numbers and compare versus etherscan's current ...