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How do I convert my The DAO tokens into ethers using the withdrawal contract after the hard fork?

Update Mar 29 2017 The latest instructions can be found at The DAO Refunds. Notes This Withdrawal contract only allows the conversion of The DAO tokens (DAO) into ethers (ETH) at the rate of 100 ...
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If Ethereum does a hard fork to return exploited funds from theDAO, does this cause a concern for immutability?

By definition a hard fork erasing the DAO hack from the blockchain would mean that the blockchain was not immutable in this instance. There are some persuasive arguments on both sides that Ethereum ...
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How to remove The DAO contract from Ethereum Wallet (Mist) watch list as it is freezing?

Trashcan Click on the contract you want to delete. On the contract page, hover over the name. You see a trashcan. Click on this to remove the contract. EDIT: As noted by @Vesa, you may not be able ...
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How do I convert my The DAO tokens into ethers on the Ethereum Classic chain?

Update Apr 12 2017 There are only 3 more days to withdraw your refunds from the WhitehatWithdraw contract. There are still 1,651,062.7506 ETC (USD 4,292,763.15) remaining in the withdrawal contract. ...
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TheDAO hack FAQ: How did the attack happen on 17 June 2016?

What happened? 3,641,694 ETH where splitted out of theDAO. The attacker found a loophole in the regular splitDAO function so that they could reuse the same DAO tokens over and over again. How ...
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How do I get a refund for the amount I paid in excess of 1 ether to 100 The DAO tokens

Update Mar 29 2017 The latest instructions can be found at The DAO Refunds. At the hard-fork block #1,920,000 , the ETH balance from The DAO and it's child DAOs (which includes the balance from the ...
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How many exchanges have delisted ETH as a result of the proposed post DAO hack Ethereum hardfork?

According to the long list of Ethereum exchanges found here: https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/ethereum/#markets Cryptopia appears to be the only one that has announced that it will remove ...
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How many The DAO recursive call vulnerability attacks have occurred to date?

Summary As of 22/06/2016 AEST, 5+ attacks are identified below: # 1 The major 17 June 2016 attack #1 that pictured in ether.camp/dao-thief (info from user iamtrillion in the post DAOhub.org - [...
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Is 'the DAO' dissolved?

https://blog.ethereum.org/2016/06/17/critical-update-re-dao-vulnerability/ I think the answer to your question is YES, CONDITIONAL on support from miners as described below: Miners and mining pools ...
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Can I sell a portion of my DAO tokens on a market place?

After the creation period ends on May 28th, you will be able to send DAO Tokens, similar to how you send ETH. You can send your entire amount of DAO Tokens or just a portion of them. It should be ...
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How do I retrieve the Voted events from TheDAO?

Thank you @BokkyPooBah for the general idea, but the final code is a bit different from what you wrote. The prototype to subscribe an event in solidity is (I'm using web3): SolidityEvent.prototype....
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How many ethers have been drained through the recursive call attacks on The DAO?

Summary Here are the statistics, based on the drains that I have identified in How many The DAO recursive call vulnerability attacks have occurred to date?: Type # Balance ExtraBalance ...
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Why the DAO contract have two reward accounts?

TL;DR The DAO Token Holder (DTH) will always have claim to the Reward tokens that back their DAO tokens. Reward tokens are a special type of token. They can only be transferred in the case of DAO ...
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How to force one person to only vote once?

The only way I can think of to make this work is to require that DAO accounts are tied to real life identities. The verification process itself (3rd party verification of passports, notary seals, etc) ...
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How can I list The DAO proposals and vote from the command line?

Yes. Here Is theDAOVoter Description theDAOVoter v1.0000000000000003 is a little Perl script (~808 lines, 738 source lines) that will allow you to: List The DAO proposals. List your accounts, ...
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TheDAO difference between a hard and a soft fork?

A soft fork means that a state/block that used to to be valid is not valid any more in the new version. In this case a state that would result in spending ETH from any contract with the code of theDAO ...
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What are the balances of The DAO and it's child DAOs on the Ethereum Classic chain?

I'm using the same unmodified script from How many ethers have been drained through the recursive call attacks on The DAO? to calculate the balance of The DAO and it's child DAOs. For a finer ...
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Extra byte in the TheDAO v1 bytecode

The end of the code might be used as "data area", i.e. code that is never executed but might be read. The Solidity optimizer for example has a stage where it looks at all constants (i.e. PUSH ...
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Out of gas problem with transaction

An easier to interpret trace can be seen here at ether.camp. What happened is that the contract tried to call another contract, specifying a gas quantity of self.gas - 34050. Since your execution had ...
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How do I print my account balances and TheDAO tokens from geth

getAllBalances Including TheDAO Tokens Here's a version of getAllBalances that also displays TheDAO tokens. The following shell script works in the Linux and Mac environments where you are already ...
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How to withdraw Ether from The DAO?

I'm surprised about the confusion, or more the underlying lack of transparency, surrounding this very basic functionality. It's somewhat strange that the 'experts' haven't been communicative about ...
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How do I retrieve the Voted events from TheDAO?

EDIT 03/06/2016 Corrected this example, adding {} as the first parameter to theDAO.Voted(...) as suggested by @Pablo Yabo. Added code sample to filter for Voted events from selected address(es) and/...
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If Ethereum does a hard fork to return exploited funds from theDAO, does this cause a concern for immutability?

I don't think this is the place for a political debate on whether we should hard fork, so I'll restrict myself to a narrow technical point. It has always been the case that blockchains are not ...
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How to configure parity to work with the ETC chain?

it is indicated in the doc that Parity supports ETC through the CLI argument --chain classic.
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Passive DAO participation vs. Active DAO Participation

The DAO gets a lot of comparisons to shareholders, but mostly in this sense: Your shares give you the right to vote and the right to collect "dividends" (reward tokens) and so it's in your best ...
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Ethereum Wallet "The DAO" token watch widget displays more token than what I actualy have

The DAO address indeed now owns 100 (110?) tokens. This is most likely due to someone using the data field when sending a transaction to send the tokens to The DAO address. Basically, there is a ...
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How to withdraw Ether from The DAO?

You have two choices: Sell on an exchange. (It is possible to send Tokens via http://www.myetherwallet.com/#the-dao or Mist) Split the DAO. (Only possible via Mist) If you want to split from The ...
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Suggested procedure for making a proposal to the DAO

Here's an overview from an article that came out 10 hours ago on How to submit a Proposal to the DAO: Step 1. Write your smart contract, with a link to a Sample Smart Contract Step 2: Post on DAOhub....
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How do I transfer from The DAO to an exchange using Linux and geth from the terminal?

Assumption: You have (fully-synced) geth on Linux, some DAO tokens, and access to the account you bought the DAO tokens with. First, you need The DAO’s contract ABI. This is the interface definition ...
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Is there any way to determine how long it took for the DAO attacker to deploy the attack?

The first attack took place in transaction 0x0ec3f2488a93839524add10ea229e773f6bc891b4eb4794c3337d4495263790b that occurred in block 1718497 mined 9 hrs 15 mins ago (6/17/2016 3:34:48 AM). The attack ...
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