Questions tagged [stellar-core]

stellar-core is the backbone of the Stellar network. It maintains a local copy of the ledger, communicating and staying in sync with other instances of stellar-core on the network.

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Core full catchup time to completion

So our c5.xlarge instance in AWS is processing about 1k checkpoints per day on average. With somewhere around 275068 checkpoints, it would take around 275 days to complete the full sync. Now the rate ...
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What does it mean with “surge pricing in effect” at Stellar-Core?

As I tested my private network by flooding transaction (around 60TPS) via Horizon using JS-sdk, SCP errored. The only abnormalty that I observed was: [Herder WARNING] surge pricing in effect! 142 ...
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Should an address be restricted from sending unlimited XLM to itself?

Hello Stellar Community, While testing our wallets yesterday we noticed that an address is able to 'send' itself more XLM than the current total supply limit, ex: 105 Billion XLM. Although the net ...
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What does v blocking node set mean?

I have just started with stellar. I am not able to understand v blocking node set and how do they block progress of a particular node. "An FBA protocol can guarantee liveness to a node 𝑣 only if 𝐐(...
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stellar-core process is killed with stellar-core: bucket/FutureBucket.cpp:114: void

I am now setting up stellar-core in my amazon cloud services. I have tried to run with "./stellar-core &" however, it is showing the below messages on the phase of "Catching up: applying ...
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stellar-code stuck with Joining SCP

I have a private network running on my local mac laptop. The network has two nodes. Both the nodes were syncing correctly on Friday, March 16, 2018. I shutdown the nodes by ctrl c. Now when I start ...
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Running into an invalid quorum set error when running stellar-core

I installed stellar-core and all the tests passed. I used docs/stellar-core_example.cfg and tried to run stellar like so stellar-core -D stellar-example.cfg but I'm getting an error 2018-03-16T17:...
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how to move stellar lumens locally in the same node? like bitcoin-cli move

I am now making integrated API in my company exchange. Now, looking for "move" function in horizon. Is there any command like the below? bitcoin-cli move "timotei" "akiko" 0.01 6
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Must I Become an Anchor

I am working for a FinTech startup (Altalix). We provide blockchain-based currency transactions. Our beta app' has been tested on Ethereum, but I'm looking at alternatives, too. Altalix is UK FCA ...
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Stellar smart contract

Where does the stellar smart contracts stored. Its storing in blokchain (similar like ethereum) or its runs separately and storing only the signed transactions?. As i know stellar stores only the ...
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Multiple stellar-nodes not syncing

I am running a private network on a MAC laptop with 2 nodes Node 1 HTTP_PORT=11626 PEER_PORT=11625 PUBLIC_HTTP_PORT=false RUN_STANDALONE=false NETWORK_PASSPHRASE="My Network ; March 2018" NODE_SEED=...
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Maximum Total Supply

What is the maximum Total Supply can be created for token in Stellar? I tried to make 100,000,000,000,000 but can't.
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How Horizon makes use of stelar-core?

By definition Horizon acts as the interface between stellar-core and applications, and apparently it needs access ... HTTP API that is published by stellar-core. Is there a place where this API is ...
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What is the storage size and growth rate for the Live network?

I would like to sync with the live net, but so far couldn't search for any discussion on the costs and growth rate (archive & postgres). Thanks in advance.
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Are the stellar history (XDR) files available in other regions or on other cloud providers

Most of the documentation or configuration info I have seen reference the history.stellar.org bucket on AWS S3 as the official source of history data. This bucket appears to be in the eu-west-1 (...
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Do Stellar and Ripple collaborate?

Do Stellar & Ripple organizations communicate/collaborate? Or are they totally separate companies that do not work together?
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How can I decode Ed25519 addresses to the regular 56 letters format?

I've been trying to use the stellar-archivist command 'dumpxdr' to unpack transactions files that are stored in the stellar core history However the in the results asset codes and addresses appear in ...
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How can I unpack Stellar's XDR history files?

Inside the Stellar core history archive there are these folders: bucket history ledger results scp transactions So inside of the transaction folder: └── transactions └── 00 └── 72 ├...
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How could I create an AutoSequence in a private testnet with the golang SDK?

With the DefaultTestNetClient implementing the SequenceProvider interface, when we use a private testnet, how would we need to implement this since without it (I guess) transactions cannot be ...
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How can I find out the seed key for my genesis account on a local testnet?

Since I am running a local testnet of stellar-core, I was wondering if there is a way to determine the seed key for the genesis account ? I currrently have only one account on my local testnet. TIA.
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Create & fund account via Horizon API

How can I create a new account in testnet with just an HTTP call to the Horizon rest API something like this: serverip:8000/friendbot? The docs say to use an SDK, but I want to integrate from an ...
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How to configure the quorum set when some non-SDF nodes are not validating?

After checking that my stellar-core node was hanging with status Joining SCP, and seeing in the debug messages that the SCP was receiving all the envelopes normally, I realized that the problem was ...
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How to withdraw Stellar lumens into USD?

I was one of the (lucky?) people to have signed up for Stellar and now have about 6000 lumens, but I have no clue how to convert it into USD i.e withdraw . Also wondering is there a fixed rate of ...
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Upgrade an existing stellar core

How do I upgrade an existing stellar-core to the latest updated code in git? I tried finding out but couldn't get any details. NOTE: I have built stellar_core from source code and not used the ...
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SQL Database and Stellar Ledger State

Browsing through src code, saw below line in https://github.com/stellar/stellar-core/tree/master/src/database: The Database object manages connections to an SQL database, in which the current ...
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Stellar Ledger / Hash uniqueness

I've seen many transactions with the same hash. However, is it safe to say that ledger/hash pairs are unique and there are no scenarios where two transactions on the same ledger share a hash?
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Peer rejected while connecting to testnet - core v9.1.0

I recently compiled the source code for stellar-core (v9.1.0-31-g1380e88) and I'm trying to run it in the testnet, but it doesn't connect to any of the KNOWN_PEERS, constantly giving me the warning [...
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How is the node ID assigned to a stellar core node?

Running the quorum command on a stellar-core node will presumably show the current node ID. The node ID looks like a stellar public account key. How is this assigned? Is the similarity to a public ...
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Issue establishing SCP with Public Network

I've successfully set up a watcher node on the TestNet and I'm trying to do likewise on the public network now. I've been using an adapted stellar-core.conf from the docs that looks like this: ...
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How/where can I host a stellar-core watcher node outside of local?

I've recently gotten a stellar-core watcher node up on my local machine and built another separate console application to interact with the database. The database itself is hosted with Amazon RDS. The ...
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How to connect to peers/store into account/accountdata tables when running stellar-core on windows?

I set up stellar-core on windows following the windows installation instructions. I was able to build the solution successfully and am able to run "stellar-core" from the command line. I've set up a ...
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What is the process for the community to propose an XLM lockup?

Let me start by saying I am not proposing a wholesale token "burning" as I believe that could have unintended negative consequences long term. However, considering the tremendous price appreciation ...
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Why is asset conversion limited to 6 hops?

Is there a technical reason asset conversion in the builtin distributed exchange is limited to 6 hops? Or is it because of the six degrees of separation principle?
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Can Stellar-core be packaged in a container system such as Docker?

I want to incorporate Stellar-core and horizon into my private infrastructure using Docker. Can Stellar-core be packaged in a container system such as Docker?
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What is the incentive to run a Stellar node?

In bitcoin, miners are rewarded by minting new coins. What's the incentive to do so in Stellar?

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