I guess bitcoin is still trying to cross the early adopters to early majority chasm.

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I will create a LN store on my fund's website and sell these for ~$3 apiece. they cost me exactly $1.82 per die so I will need to cover mailing costs too. I have exactly 500.

maybe I should get around to figuring out why I have a balance discrepancy between trezor and my full node. perhaps I didn't derive+import all the correct addresses... I wish it was easier to import bip44/49 wallets, right now I have to use a script...

Merged PR from jimpo: BIP 158: Compact Block Filters for Light Clients github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pul

@jb55 Right, first it was and splitting off, now has added his hat into the ring, with another fork proposal. So there will be three different going. And it looks like they won't enable replay protection, which means exchanges won't want to touch it, among other things. Its been hilarious to watch.

I haven't been following the BCH clownshow but apparently they're hard forking again already? Who would have guessed that.

I've created @bitcoinmerges!
this bot will send a toot every time something is merged into the bitcoin core github repository, similar to Pierre Rochard's bitcoinmerges on birdsite

it finished syncing
took somewhat longer than expected because it had to restart from scratch on nbd instead of a sd card (which is buggy at the moment), but it got there without further issues that's neat

Worked on LNvis a bit more tonight, a lightning networking visualizer. Here I'm playing with different ways of visualizing single and dual channels between nodes:

youtube.com/watch?v=MCTkJWy6zI

Think I'm going to use this account for all bitcoin/lightning related content instead of a mixing it in with functional programming / other dev stuff.

Bitcoin Mastodon

A mastodon instance for Bitcoin Maximalists.
No scams, no shitcoin, no impersonation, no begging, and no illegal content.
Keep it civil and we should all survive :)