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Why is each block getting under utilized in ethereum?

The current block gas limit in ethereum is 30 million units but far from getting completely filled they are way underutilized. Is it because the gas price sent by transaction not attractive enough for ...
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How beacon chain change formation and sync with other shards in case of misconfigurations?

i have a quick question for all. Assuming we have the 4 shards in ethereum and validators do their work validate transactions and assuming shard 3 has some problems and does not produce valid blocks, ...
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DoS when a contract with too much storage is SELFDESTRUCT-ed?

SELFDESTRUCT-ing a Smart Contract requires effectively removing the EVM storage of that contract from the Ethereum database. What would happen if a newly-submitted tx would lead to the SELFDESTRUCT-...
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Zero gas fee for transactions

I saw some people on ethereum and bsc chain that execute transactions paying 0 gwei per gas. How is it possible and how to do the same thing?
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Web3 validator found 1 error[s]: must NOT have fewer than 1 items

I am using wagmi web3 modal in my project. Recently, I have been getting error in my code. Code: const gasLimit: any = await contract.methods[method] .apply(null, Array.prototype....
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How to retrieve a validator Fields and Index from the Beacon Chain?

I'm working on a stacking / restacking project where I need to call that function: function verifyWithdrawalCredentials( uint64 oracleTimestamp, BeaconChainProofs.StateRootProof calldata ...
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web3.js methods call producing error Web3 validator found 1 error[s]: value "0" at "/1" must pass "address" validation

I haven't worked with web3.js in two years, and back then I didn't have any of these issues. Now I keep running into this error when calling a contract function that takes an address and a uint256 to ...
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Geth changing discovery port to 1024 shortly after start

I'm running geth 1.13.14 My startup command is ./geth --port 30303 --discovery.port 30304 --http --http.api eth,net,engine,admin --authrpc.jwtsecret ~/myhex.hex --datadir='~/ethereum/execution/data I'...
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What's the likelihood of a large tx being included into a block

I know that on Ethereum, each block has a target size of 15 million gas, and a block size limit of 30 million. If I send a multicall transaction that will consume around 15 million gas, with the ...
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Understanding the number of aggregations of BLS signatures

I know there are about 1 million validators in the consensus layer. As far as I understand, BLS signatures from some of these are aggregated in each block. But how does this happen in practice? In the ...
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How aggregated results are verified and updated

Assuming that there's 64 commitees in per slot and in each commitee of each slot, there's 16 aggregators, this results in the 1024 aggregator messages shared per slot. The reason for this is that if ...
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error="abi: improperly formatted output:

I have modified the bsc genesis contract and added only more function: function addValidator(address _consensusAddress) public { currentValidatorSet.push(Validator({ consensusAddress: ...
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"Waiting for deposit to be observed by beacon node pubKey=0x8b189a7f4669 status=UNKNOWN_STATUS" in Prysm Private Net

I followed "https://www.reddit.com/r/ethstaker/comments/jrkbe2/my_checklist_to_create_and_verify_accounts_and/" to run the validator in my private devnet using staking-deposit-cli and ethdo. ...
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How many epoch or blocks do I need to wait to be a Validator?

I made my own testnet at the moment, I made some keys and wallet for Validators and also deposit to contract. But when I start the validator(prysm) they just keep showing "INFO validator: ...
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Possible to update validator keys for ETH on Allnodes?

i used https://github.com/ethereum/staking-deposit-cli to generate validator keys. i realized i wasnt offline when i generated them.My validator node on Allnodes is still pending. Just for peace of ...
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How to add validator to private network

I made a PoS private testnet with 2 machine(node) at the moment. But I can't find any reference for staking, adding validators. I saw some questions:How to use prysm add validator for private network, ...
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How to perform a beacon deposit for a new validator in a Custom Testnet?

I am trying to add a validator to an already running testnet How can i make a beacon deposit, to allow that validator to start staking / validating blocks on the same testnet ? Help appreciated!
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How to activate a validator in a local testnet?

I am trying to add a validator to my local testnet, however the validator keeps giving the same message ( awaiting activation ); For context, the network topology is as follows; There are two ...
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Prysm : Issue while onboarding new Validators in Testnet

I am trying to setup Devnet in my machine and things are smooth so far. But when I am trying to onboard new validators, it is Waiting for deposit to be observed by beacon node" prefix=validator ...
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Proposer vs Aggregator rewards - who gets penalized?

Afaik, proposers get more rewards for more attestations they include. The issue however is that proposers grab from subnet(committee) aggregators of attestations. My question is does the aggregator ...
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What is the difference between a block producer and a validator node? and how is this linked with 'validators' needing to pay for sandwich attacks

Are these they same or are these distinct entities. I'm often confused when I find in articles that validators need to pay (increased) transactions fees for a trade to be frontrun or be sandwiched. If ...
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Is it possible to run a validator node on a forked net?

As the question says - is it possible to fork mainnet with hardhat and run/setup a validator node on the fork? There are some things I'd like to try out before testing it on testnet (I don't even have ...
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Can I change the withdrawal credentials of an active validator?

I have an active validator and would like to know if it's possible to change its withdrawal credentials without performing a full exit.
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Finding validator address of a block

How to reliably find the validator address of a block? Relay API has gaps wherein some blocks are missing. Is there any other reliable way to get the validator address?
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Problems unstaking ZRX from Validator VolleyFire using Coinbase Wallet

I am trying to unstake 1,592.83 ZRX from Validator VolleyFire using Coinbase Wallet, but https://governance.0xprotocol.org/account only takes the transaction fees from my wallet and nothing else ...
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Are there any good tools, specifically code packages to checksum eth validator addresses?

Are there any good tools, specifically code packages to checksum eth validator addresses? They are longer than normal Ethereum addresses, and because of that I find the Web3 python library refuses to ...
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Requirement for running node on etherum

i'm planning to run a node to do some works for learning such as snipping token, decode transaction from mempool in real-time which low latency? I just wonder which configuration that i need to do ...
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Why is the base fee burned instead of sent to validators?

What are the potential risks of giving base fees to validators? (My guess: if giving the base fee to the validators, I suppose they would send out empty transactions to congest the network in order to ...
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Who is going to detect whether validators conduct misbehaviors?

If validators act dishonestly, who is going to find that out?
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Does each validator have equal voting right in a committee?

I am very new to Ethereum. I am wondering once validators are selected for a committee, does every validator have equal voting right? Or their voting rights are weighted by their deposit balances? ...
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Does staking more than 32 ETH increase my chance of becoming a validator?

When people say "The more you stake, the more likely you will be selected as a validator," what do they mean exactly? My understanding is that I am only supposed to deposit 32 ETH (but ...
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Used Goerli instead of mainnet launchpad

i accidentally used the goerli.launchpad webpage instead of mainlaunchpad page to generate keys and stake. it looks like the validator was still created. does it make a difference if the keys were ...
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Do Miners/validators get rewarded for miming/validating blocks on Testnets

We know in in Bitcoin ,the miners gets an economic incentive i.e rewards for mining and verifying the transaction to the mainnet. But in case of testnet, there is no real rewards the miners or ...
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Query total rewards per validator

Sites like beaconcha.in are listing the total rewards per validator (split into EL and CL values). How can I query this information on-chain using something like ethers.js or maybe ethdo?
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Do consensus-clients connect with any discv5 peer or is there any optimization?

I am looking at optimising connections between validators, and I was wondering how eth2 consensus clients handle this currently. Reading the specs at consensus-specs I couldn't find anything very ...
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What happens when you top up a fully withdrawn validator?

Does it automatically get withdrawn to original the withdrawal credentials of the validator? Please give references to the spec and/or eth2book.info when answering.
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BASE_REWARD Formula Enquiry

Reading about Ethereum 2.0, I note the formula for the BASE_REWARD, which is "the base unit that other rewards are calculated from" is given as following: base_reward = effective_balance * ...
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Validator deposits in beacon api [Prysm]

I am running a private network with Ethereum 2.0 (pos). Using Geth and Prysm. I sent a deposit to the staking contract address an now, I'm querying the beacon node API at /eth/v1/beacon/states/head/...
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Is adding a new feature to a Ethereum client, without altering consensus rules, a creation of a new fork?

So, if I add new features to my Ethereum client like new ways to Incentivize validators and nodes without altering the consensus rules, and 5 people start trying my Ethereum client, becoming nodes, ...
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Is the ether rewarded specified by the Ethereum client?

So, the amount of Ether or Wei a validator or miner (ETH1.0) is rewarded, is it specified on the Ethereum client you are using?
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Attestation on fork or reorg

Suppose a validator needs to do attestation for slot N. It sends the attestation but later discovers that there was a fork or reorg on slot N-1 (and that he attested for the wrong fork). Should he ...
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Generate consensus layer configuration for private post-merge Ethereum network

I want to deploy a private post-merge Ethereum network (i.e. a network that merges right from the genesis). For the execution layer, I created a genesis.json file with the appropriate parameters and I ...
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Sync committee submission period

Suppose a validator has a sync committee duty for slot X. Is he supposed to send his SyncCommitteeMessage exclusively in slot X? Or may he send during the epoch (similarly to the attestation duty)? ...
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Transactions not ordered fairly? (BSC)

If we take a look at the first few transactions block 29930437 on Binance smart chain, there is something very interesting going on, if we compare gas prices: Tx 0: The first transaction payed ~2132 ...
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What motivates Ethereum validators to accept new members of the network?

Among existing members of the validator network, it's clear what motivates them to accept blocks by other validators: not accepting a verifiably valid block could result in slashing. But what about ...
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Number of validators in a committee for a particular slot is not equal to the number of aggregation_bits for that committee in the slot

I was trying to make a program in which I store the attestations of the validators. But When I started running the program I ran into an error, which was that the number of validators in the committee ...
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Who can help me with Beacon data?

How can I get Beacon node data, like the beacon smart contract balance or balance of validators? Renat Ghoste
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Can a single set of validator keys for staking be signed with multiple Ethereum accounts?

I am setting up solo staking on Sepolia with a local Nimbus client. I want to test a setup where my eth funds are spread out across two ledger devices. Can I generate a single set of validator keys ...
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How to add new validators on ethereum private network?

I am trying to setup a local devnet in my computer by using geth and prysm using https://docs.prylabs.network/docs/advanced/proof-of-stake-devnet. I can able to setup network with three execution ...
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how do i Unstake my eth valididator node from allnodes?

I hosted with Allnodes, I want to know if I can get just the rewards out or unstake the whole thing and how to do it, please!
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