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Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:03 am
by gurumaster
Other routers require a more manual configuration. For these routers, you will need to look up the fixed address (MAC address) for your computer’s network card and add it to the list.

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:30 am
by wonshey
After filling in the details for the mapping, save the entry. You should not need to restart anything. Start Bitcoin Core (if you haven’t already) and follow the Testing Connections instructions to test your connection.

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:53 am
by labie
Once you have allowed inbound connections to port 8333, start Bitcoin Core (if you haven’t already) and follow the Testing Connections instructions to test your connection.

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:58 am
by labie
This section contains advice about how to change your Bitcoin Core configuration to adapt it to your needs.

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:23 am
by wonshey
The default settings can result in relatively significant traffic consumption.

Ways to reduce traffic:

Maximum Upload Targets
-maxuploadtarget=<MiB per day>

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:56 am
by alayemi
This document does not cover those precautions—it only describes running a full node to help support the Bitcoin network in general.

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:19 am
by labie
Desktop or laptop hardware running recent versions of Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux.

200 gigabytes of free disk space, accessible at a minimum read/write speed of 100 MB/s.

2 gigabytes of memory (RAM)

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:32 am
by labie
Bitcoin Core full nodes have certain requirements. If you try running a node on weak hardware, it may work—but you’ll likely spend more time dealing with issues. If you can meet the following requirements, you’ll have an easy-to-use node.

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:37 am
by wonai
Worse, some providers may terminate your connection without warning because of overuse.

Re: Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:15 pm
by gurumaster
Earlier releases were signed by Wladimir J. van der Laan’s regular key. That key’s fingerprint is:

71A3 B167 3540 5025 D447 E8F2 7481 0B01 2346 C9A6