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Questions related to the genesis block or file used in the initialization of a blockchain.
tag used for any topics on unspecific ethereum clients which allow interaction with the blockchain and smart contracts.
reusable code. In the context of smart contracts, they are deployed only once at a specific address and their code is reused using DELEGATECALL.
a cryptographic family which is used in ethereum and nowerdays provides the standards for sha-3
Questions dealing with the ethminer client.
incentivised, censorship-resistant decentralised storage
Questions related to the timestamp value of a block, or the use of Ethereum in timestamping.
any backwards-incompatible change to the Ethereum protocol, such that a client will need to upgrade in order to remain on the network. This tag is for actual and proposed hardforks, as w…
Questions related to Geth's --fast feature which enables fast syncing through state downloads rather than downloading the full block data.
Questions related to the Ethereum Name Service, a distributed, extensible naming system based on the Ethereum blockchain.
will be used for question related to POA/POA network
Questions related to the encryption in Ethereum
an organized collection of data. It is the collection of schemas, tables, queries, reports, views, and other objects. The data are typically organized to model aspects of reality in a wa…
Questions pertaining to Ethereum clients or software specifically on the Windows operating system. Typically the bug or question would, most likely, only occur on Windows or is Windows-specific.
an economic measure to deter denial of service attacks and other service abuses such as spam on a network by requiring some work from the service requester, usually mea…
the storage of your private keys for the ethereum clients
For questions regarding installation, configuration, running and debugging Ethereum software specifically on the Android operating system.
Questions related to data and smart contract privacy. For questions related to user anonymity, use the [anonymity] tag.
Questions related to the C# .NET Ethereum Web3 RPC Client Library, named nethereum
attempts by malicious users or software to subvert/manipulate the behaviour of an application or network
Inheritance in this stackexchange refers to parent child contract relationship where the child contract is considered to be a type of the parent contract and hence implement the parent contract functi…
a computer program that translates a higher-level programming language into a lower-level language. For example: Solidity is compiled into EVM opcodes.
For questions regarding installation, configuration, running and debugging Ethereum software specifically on the Ubuntu operating system.
for all questions which appear to be a bug and should be reported to upstream project developers.
Questions about the "data" part in a transaction, which can be accessed by "msg.data". web3.eth.getTransaction calls this field "input".
A Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) is an organisation governed by rules encoded as Ethereum contracts.
Questions dealing with the Solidity fallback function
operation codes specify the instructions to be performed in machine languages