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Questions concerned with the expected or actual time between the discovery of two blocks.
events where the blockchain consensus is not guaranteed and clients may have different states
Questions involving upgrading, whether contracts, clients, or other aspects of Ethereum.
Questions about EcRecover, a function of the programming language Solidity to verify a signature on the blockchain
an IDE that allows developers to build and deploy contracts and decentralized applications (DApps) on top of the Ethereum blockchain.
an event, which occurs during the execution of a program, that disrupts the normal flow of the program's instructions.
Questions related to IPC, Inter-process Communications generally for local communication with an Ethereum client.
the sale of tokens prior to the official launch of an Initial Coin Offering (ICO)
DAG stands for Directed Acyclic Graph and is a large data set that grows every 30,000 blocks. DAG files are used by miners for their Proof of Work (PoW) computation work.
Geth finds peers through something called the discovery protocol. In the discovery protocol, nodes are gossiping with each other to find out about other nodes on the network. In order to get going ini…
Sharding involves adding new shard chains to the main Ethereum blockchain, so that a computer doesn't have to download and compute every transaction in the history of the blockchain in order to make…
a distribution of a token or coin, usually for free, to numerous wallet addresses. Airdrops are primarily implemented as a way of gaining attention and new followers, resulting in a larg…
The hash rate measures the number of times a hash function can be computed per second, and it is indicative of how powerful a miner's machine is.
Questions about Ethereum Improvement Proposals (EIPs) which describe standards for the Ethereum platform like protocol specifications, client APIs, contract standards etc.
Questions about Ethereum's architecture. Check tags such as dapp-development, contract-design, and design-patterns if they may fit better.