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bootstrap node vs cmd/bootnode

The section Setting Up Networking here describes how to run a bootstrap node. It looks like you just need to provide the flag --nat with the IP address of the computer/server running the code when ...
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Who is providing the syncing and bootstraping services on ETH? Do they get paid?

When a node connects to the network, it actually connects to some other nodes, called peers. If those peers have a longer chain, your node requests the missing nodes from them. Every time a node mines ...
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