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Questions tagged [xlm]

XLM is the currency symbol for lumen, Stellar's native currency.

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How to do make the minimum XLM deposit upon account creation

How would one typically send the prerequisite 1 XLM to a new account upon creation? Is this done by including the transfer from another account to the new account as part of the creation process?
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Why is XLM considered to be the most liquid asset on the stellar network?

I sometimes encounter statements like "XLM is the most liquid asset on the stellar network" or "XLM has trading pairs with all other assets on the network", etc. Is there something in the protocol ...
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How to check if a custom currency cannot longer be issued

I am trying to check for various currencies, if they have set the master weight of the source account below the medium threshold of the source account. According to the documentation that would mean ...
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Where is an accurate source for XLM to USD exchange rate?

Where is an accurate source for XLM to USD exchange rate? I'd like to programatically keep offers in line with market rates.
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Bifrost not updating events after ether sent to address warning error thrown

h=00000000000002c4e16bb85581427717efbd418a3e954064b2b532e02672a568 blockTime=2018-04-11 20:10:28 +0000 UTC pid=2514 service=BitcoinListener transactions=1 WARN[2018-04-11T20:10:39Z] Error extracting ...
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How I can buy SLT for gryvna (Ukrainian money)?

Is that possible to buy SLT (SmartLands token) for UAH (Ukrainian hryvnas)?
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How does using “channels” increase transaction volume?

Referencing this documentation page: https://www.stellar.org/developers/guides/channels.html. How does using a different source account to pay the transaction fee help increase your transaction ...
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How is Stellar network protected against spam? Are there scalability solutions?

After todays meeting with Stellar dev in Kraków some issues have raised in my mind that I couldn't easily find the answer to: From what I've heard, Stellar is capable of handling like 1000tx/s. With ...
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What gives stellar value?

As a bridge currency, why does it need to have value or increase in value from a practical standpoint? Is it all just speculation?
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Scalability on Stellar network

The Stellar network actually can proceed +/-1000 tps. The consensus protocol runs through xy servers. If mass adoption of cryptocurreny happens will the scalability issue more or less automatically be ...
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XLM storage on hardware wallets Ledger Nano S vs Ledger Blue

How comes that Ledger Nano S supports XLM and Ledger Blue does not? Has it something to do with Stellar or Ledger because there should not be a difference which Ledger you use for safe storage of ...
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Custom keypair with the Ledger Nano S

Generating a vanity address with a custom suffix is easy (from a custom made script) but is it possible to use the generated keypair with the Ledger Nano S? If so, how?
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Do tokens created through Stellar map one-to-one? [duplicate]

One more token question! When creating a token using Stellar, as described in https://www.stellar.org/blog/tokens-on-stellar/ - do the newly created tokens need to map one-to-one? Ie. one XLM to one ...
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How can I list and sell Stellar based Tokens (not XLM)?

Reading this example (https://www.stellar.org/blog/tokens-on-stellar/), I can see that creating a token on Stellar is straight forward. I'm not completely sure how to do it yet, but I do understand ...
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How does the Stellar Network tell the difference between a newly issued token and a Lumen?

When issuing a new token (as part of an ICO or otherwise), how is this new token differentiated from a Lumen (or any other token) within the Stellar Network? For example, in the case of a new MOBI ...
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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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Does every transaction on Stellar need XLM as a bridge between 2 assets?

Do we need XLM for every transaction as a bridge currency or only where asset pairs are not established? (I'm not talking about the transaction fees in XLM which are always due)
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Is there an online wallet that supports 2FA and pays inflation?

I'm currently holding my XLM on an exchange wallet (Binance) and I don't believe they will pay inflation as I do not own the private key of an exchange wallet. I don't want to maintain my own hardware ...
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What knowledge and skills are needed to create an App payment checkout with Stellar Network?

After reading about lighting network from Bitcoin, i stumbled into this website that is "Testing" payments through lighting network which supposedly makes the transactions faster. https://store....
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Is something like smart contracts possible in Stellar?

Is something like smart contracts possible in Stellar? And if yes, what programming languages could be used to write them?
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How to create a token on the stellar network?

How does one go about creating tokens on the Stellar network?
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How would I make a transaction to buy a physical product using the Stellar Network?

My understanding of the SCP is that when a trade happens it must hold the same value across the network. If a transaction happens that is not a 1 to 1 exchange and is validated by a node it is ...
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How do I select an inflation destination?

How does one set an inflation destination to receive inflation Lumens?
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How are the Stellar (XLM) and Ripple (XRP) protocols different?

How are the Stellar Consensus Protocol and the XRP Ledger Consensus Process different, and what does it mean for users?
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What are the best ways to calculate the time for XLM transaction based on the projected growth of the network?

I'm curious how to best estimate the time per transaction as the existing number of transactions double/triple/10x. Currently I know the infrastructure of federated endpoints is meant to optimize for ...
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Why can't you purchase XLM using standard currency?

It says on this page [How to buy Stellar Lumens (XLM) in the US]. If you live in the United States, you won’t find a cryptocurrency exchange offering Stellar Lumens for direct purchase. You have ...
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Are there any frameworks for managing the exchange of XLM between two XLM addresses when the receiving end party address isn't known?

I have been working on a "bot" for operating on various websites. I want the bot to be able to accept and send XLM between two parties, even if the receiving party doesn't yet have a XLM address. ...