Frequently Asked Questions

The Blocknet

The Internet Of Blockchains

And

Decentralized Application Platform via Xbridge technology



Wallet Commands

blocknetdx-cli (blocknetdx-cli.exe)
Usage

blocknetdx-cli [options] [params]
-- Send command to blocknetDX Core

blocknetdx-cli [options] help
-- List commands

blocknetdx-cli [options] help
-- Get help for a command
Option example
-?
Result
Generates an overview help message for all allowed command line options (can be used safely)

**How to test
Make sure you set the rpcpassword in the blocknetdx.conf file.

Linux-->
/home//.blocknetdx/blocknetdx.conf

Windows-->
CUsersAppDataRoamingblocknetdxblocknetdx.conf

Mac OSX-->
/Users//Library/Application Support/blocknetdx/blocknetdx.conf


** Start the blocknetdx daemon program

Linux-->
/usr/local/bin/blocknetdxd -daemon
Or
./blocknetdxd -daemon

Windows-->
CProgram FilesBlocknetdxdaemon blocknetdxd -daemon
Or
blocknetdxd -daemon
**Possibly you need to start another command box as the command prompt might not return in windows

Mac OSX-->
/usr/local/bin/blocknetdxd -daemon
Or
./blocknetdxd -daemon


** Command line example blocknetdx-cli

Linux-->
/usr/local/bin/blocknetdx-cli -?

Windows-->
CProgram FilesBlocknetdxdaemonblocknetdx-cli -?

Mac OSX-->
/usr/local/bin/blocknetdx-cli -?


To stop the blocknetdxd from running, use the command
bitcoin-cli stop
Blocknetdx-cli Options
-?
Generates an overview help message for all allowed command line options

-conf=
Specify configuration file (default blocknetdx.conf)

-datadir=< dir >
Specify data directory

-testnet
Use the test network

-regtest
Enter regression test mode, which uses a special chain in which blocks can be solved instantly. This is intended for regression testing tools and app development.

-rpcconnect=
Send commands to node running on (default 127.0.0.1)

-rpcport=
Connect to JSON-RPC on (default 41412 or testnet 41413)

-rpcwait
Wait for RPC server to start

-rpcuser=
Username for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcpassword=
Password for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcssl
Use OpenSSL (https) for JSON-RPC connections
(see the Bitcoin Wiki for SSL setup instructions)

Console commands

RPC/Console Commands
== Blockchain ==
getbestblockhash
getblock hash ( verbose )
getblockchaininfo
getblockcount
getblockhash index
getblockheader hash ( verbose )
getchaintips
getdifficulty
getmempoolinfo
getrawmempool ( verbose )
gettxout txid n ( includemempool )
gettxoutsetinfo
verifychain ( checklevel numblocks )

== Control ==
getinfo
help ( command )
stop

== Generating ==
getgenerate
gethashespersec
setgenerate generate ( genproclimit )

== Mining ==
getblocktemplate ( jsonrequestobject )
getmininginfo
getnetworkhashps ( blocks height )
prioritisetransaction
reservebalance [ [amount]]
submitblock hexdata ( jsonparametersobject )

== Network ==
addnode node addremoveonetry
getaddednodeinfo dns ( node )
getconnectioncount
getnettotals
getnetworkinfo
getpeerinfo
ping

== BlocknetDX ==
masternode command... ( passphrase )
masternodelist ( mode filter )
mnbudget command... ( passphrase )
mnbudgetvoteraw

BlocknetDX-QT commands

Usage
blocknetDX-qt [command-line options]
**Options

-?
This help message

-version
Print version and exit

-alertnotify=< cmd >
Execute command when a relevant alert is received or we see a really
long fork (%s in cmd is replaced by message)

-alerts
Receive and display P2P network alerts (default 1)

-blocknotify=< cmd >
Execute command when the best block changes (%s in cmd is replaced
by block hash)

-checkblocks=< n >
How many blocks to check at startup (default 500, 0 = all)

-checklevel=< n >
How thorough the block verification of -checkblocks is (0-4,
default 3)

-conf=< file >
Specify configuration file (default blocknetdx.conf)

-datadir=< dir >
Specify data directory

-dbcache=< n >
Set database cache size in megabytes (4 to 4096, default 100)

-loadblock=< file >
Imports blocks from external blk000??.dat file on startup

-maxorphantx=< n >
Keep at most < n > unconnectable transactions in memory (default
100)

-par=< n >
Set the number of script verification threads (-8 to 16, 0 = auto,
<0 = leave that many cores free, default 0)

-pid=< file >
Specify pid file (default blocknetdxd.pid)

-reindex
Rebuild block chain index from current blk000??.dat files on startup

-sysperms
Create new files with system default permissions, instead of umask
077 (only effective with disabled wallet functionality)

-txindex
Maintain a full transaction index, used by the getrawtransaction rpc
call (default 0)

-forcestart
Attempt to force blockchain corruption recovery on startup



**Connection options

-addnode=< ip >
Add a node to connect to and attempt to keep the connection open

-banscore=< n >
Threshold for disconnecting misbehaving peers (default 100)

-bantime=< n >
Number of seconds to keep misbehaving peers from reconnecting
(default 86400)

-bind=< addr >
Bind to given address and always listen on it. Use [host]port
notation for IPv6

-connect=< ip >
Connect only to the specified node(s)

-discover
Discover own IP address (default 1 when listening and no
externalip)

-dns
Allow DNS lookups for -addnode, -seednode and -connect (default 1)

-dnsseed
Query for peer addresses via DNS lookup, if low on addresses
(default 1 unless -connect)

-externalip=< ip >
Specify your own public address

-forcednsseed
Always query for peer addresses via DNS lookup (default 0)

-listen
Accept connections from outside (default 1 if no -proxy or
connect)

-maxconnections=< n >
Maintain at most connections to peers (default 125)

-maxreceivebuffer=< n >
Maximum per-connection receive buffer, *1000 bytes (default
5000)

-maxsendbuffer=< n >
Maximum per-connection send buffer, *1000 bytes (default 1000)

-onion=< ipport >
Use separate SOCKS5 proxy to reach peers via Tor hidden services
(default -proxy)

-onlynet=< net >
Only connect to nodes in network (ipv4, ipv6 or onion)

-permitbaremultisig
Relay non-P2SH multisig (default 1)

-peerbloomfilters
Support filtering of blocks and transaction with bloom filters
(default 0)

-port=< port >
Listen for connections on < port > (default 41412 or testnet
41413)

-proxy=< ipport >
Connect through SOCKS5 proxy

-seednode=< ip >
Connect to a node to retrieve peer addresses, and disconnect

-timeout=< n >
Specify connection timeout in milliseconds (minimum 1, default
5000)

-upnp
Use UPnP to map the listening port (default 0)

-whitebind=< addr >
Bind to given address and whitelist peers connecting to it. Use
[host]port notation for IPv6

-whitelist=< netmask >
Whitelist peers connecting from the given netmask or IP address. Can
be specified multiple times. Whitelisted peers cannot be DoS banned
and their transactions are always relayed, even if they are already
in the mempool, useful e.g. for a gateway



**Wallet options

-createwalletbackups=< n >
Number of automatic wallet backups (default 10)

-disablewallet
Do not load the wallet and disable wallet RPC calls

-keypool=< n >
Set key pool size to (default 100)

-paytxfee=< amt >
Fee (in BLOCK/kB) to add to transactions you send (default 0.00)

-rescan
Rescan the block chain for missing wallet transactions on startup

-salvagewallet
Attempt to recover private keys from a corrupt wallet.dat on startup

-sendfreetransactions
Send transactions as zero-fee transactions if possible (default 0)

-spendzeroconfchange
Spend unconfirmed change when sending transactions (default 1)

-txconfirmtarget=< n >
If paytxfee is not set, include enough fee so transactions begin
confirmation on average within n blocks (default 1)

-maxtxfee=< amt >
Maximum total fees to use in a single wallet transaction, setting
too low may abort large transactions (default 1.00)

-upgradewallet
Upgrade wallet to latest format on startup

-wallet=< file >
Specify wallet file (within data directory) (default wallet.dat)

-walletnotify=< cmd >
Execute command when a wallet transaction changes (%s in cmd is
replaced by TxID)

-windowtitle=< name >
Wallet window title

-zapwallettxes=< mode >
Delete all wallet transactions and only recover those parts of the
blockchain through -rescan on startup (1 = keep tx meta data e.g.
account owner and payment request information, 2 = drop tx meta
data)



**Debugging/Testing options

-debug=< category >
Output debugging information (default 0, supplying is
optional). If is not supplied, output all debugging
information. can be addrman, alert, bench, coindb, db,
lock, rand, rpc, selectcoins, mempool, net, blocknetdx,
(obfuscation, swifttx, masternode, mnpayments, mnbudget), qt.

-gen
Generate coins (default 0)

-genproclimit=< n >
Set the number of threads for coin generation if enabled (-1 = all
cores, default 1)

-help-debug
Show all debugging options (usage --help -help-debug)

-logips
Include IP addresses in debug output (default 0)

-logtimestamps
Prepend debug output with timestamp (default 1)

-minrelaytxfee=< amt >
Fees (in BLOCK/Kb) smaller than this are considered zero fee for
relaying (default 0.0001)

-printtoconsole
Send trace/debug info to console instead of debug.log file (default
0)

-shrinkdebugfile
Shrink debug.log file on client startup (default 1 when no -debug)

-testnet
Use the test network

-litemode=< n >
Disable all blocknetdx specific functionality (Masternodes,
Obfuscation, SwiftTX, Budgeting) (0-1, default 0)



**Staking options

-staking=< n >
Enable staking functionality (0-1, default 1)

-reservebalance=< amt >
Keep the specified amount available for spending at all times
(default 0)



**Masternode options

-masternode=< n >
Enable the client to act as a masternode (0-1, default 0)

-mnconf=< file >
Specify masternode configuration file (default masternode.conf)

-mnconflock=< n >
Lock masternodes from masternode configuration file (default 1)

-masternodeprivkey=< n >
Set the masternode private key

-masternodeaddr=< n >
Set external addressport to get to this masternode (example
128.127.106.23551472)

-budgetvotemode=< mode >
Change automatic finalized budget voting behavior. mode=auto Vote
for only exact finalized budget match to my generated budget.
(string, default auto)



**Obfuscation options

-enableobfuscation=< n >
Enable use of automated obfuscation for funds stored in this wallet
(0-1, default 0)

-obfuscationrounds=< n >
Use N separate masternodes to anonymize funds (2-8, default 2)

-liquidityprovider=< n >
Provide liquidity to Obfuscation by infrequently mixing coins on a
continual basis (0-100, default 0, 1=very frequent, high fees,
100=very infrequent, low fees)



**SwiftTX options

-enableswifttx=< n >
Enable swifttx, show confirmations for locked transactions (bool,
default true)

-swifttxdepth=< n >
Show N confirmations for a successfully locked transaction (0-9999,
default 5)



**Node relay options

-datacarrier
Relay and mine data carrier transactions (default 1)

-datacarriersize
Maximum size of data in data carrier transactions we relay and mine
(default 83)



**Block creation options

-blockminsize=< n >
Set minimum block size in bytes (default 0)

-blockmaxsize=< n >
Set maximum block size in bytes (default 750000)

-blockprioritysize=< n >
Set maximum size of high-priority/low-fee transactions in bytes
(default 50000)



**RPC server options

-server
Accept command line and JSON-RPC commands

-rest
Accept public REST requests (default 0)

-rpcbind=< addr >
Bind to given address to listen for JSON-RPC connections. Use
[host]port notation for IPv6. This option can be specified multiple
times (default bind to all interfaces)

-rpcuser=< user >
Username for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcpassword=< pw >
Password for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcport=< port >
Listen for JSON-RPC connections on (default 41412 or
testnet 41413)

-rpcallowip=< ip >
Allow JSON-RPC connections from specified source. Valid for < ip >
are a single IP (e.g. 1.2.3.4), a network/netmask (e.g.
1.2.3.4/255.255.255.0)
or a network/CIDR (e.g. 1.2.3.4/24). This option can be specified
multiple times

-rpcthreads=< n >
Set the number of threads to service RPC calls (default 4)

-rpckeepalive
RPC support for HTTP persistent connections (default 1)



**RPC SSL options (see the Bitcoin Wiki for SSL setup instructions)

-rpcssl
Use OpenSSL (https) for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcsslcertificatechainfile=< file.cert >
Server certificate file (default server.cert)

-rpcsslprivatekeyfile=< file.pem >
Server private key (default server.pem)

-rpcsslciphers=< ciphers >
Acceptable ciphers (default
[email protected])



**UI Options

-choosedatadir
Choose data directory on startup (default 0)

-lang=< lang >
Set language, for example de_DE (default system locale)

-min
Start minimized

-rootcertificates=< file >
Set SSL root certificates for payment request (default -system-)

-splash
Show splash screen on startup (default 1)

Blocknetdxd Daemon commands

Usage
blocknetdxd [options]
Start BlocknetDX Core Daemon
**Options

-?
This help message

-version
Print version and exit

-alertnotify=< cmd >
Execute command when a relevant alert is received or we see a really
long fork (%s in cmd is replaced by message)

-alerts
Receive and display P2P network alerts (default 1)

-blocknotify=< cmd >
Execute command when the best block changes (%s in cmd is replaced
by block hash)

-checkblocks=< n >
How many blocks to check at startup (default 500, 0 = all)

-checklevel=< n >
How thorough the block verification of -checkblocks is (0-4,
default 3)

-conf=< file >
Specify configuration file (default blocknetdx.conf)

-daemon
Run in the background as a daemon and accept commands

-datadir=< dir >
Specify data directory

-dbcache=< n >
Set database cache size in megabytes (4 to 4096, default 100)

-loadblock=< file >
Imports blocks from external blk000??.dat file on startup

-maxorphantx=< n >
Keep at most < n > unconnectable transactions in memory (default
100)

-par=< n >
Set the number of script verification threads (-8 to 16, 0 = auto,
<0 = leave that many cores free, default 0)

-pid=< file >
Specify pid file (default blocknetdxd.pid)

-reindex
Rebuild block chain index from current blk000??.dat files on startup

-sysperms
Create new files with system default permissions, instead of umask
077
(only effective with disabled wallet functionality)

-txindex
Maintain a full transaction index, used by the getrawtransaction rpc
call (default 0)

-forcestart
Attempt to force blockchain corruption recovery on startup



**Connection options

-addnode=< ip >
Add a node to connect to and attempt to keep the connection open

-banscore=< n >
Threshold for disconnecting misbehaving peers (default 100)

-bantime=< n >
Number of seconds to keep misbehaving peers from reconnecting
(default 86400)

-bind=< addr >
Bind to given address and always listen on it. Use [host]port
notation for IPv6

-connect=< ip >
Connect only to the specified node(s)

-discover
Discover own IP address (default 1 when listening and no
externalip)

-dns
Allow DNS lookups for -addnode, -seednode and -connect (default 1)

-dnsseed
Query for peer addresses via DNS lookup, if low on addresses
(default 1 unless -connect)

-externalip=< ip >
Specify your own public address

-forcednsseed
Always query for peer addresses via DNS lookup (default 0)

-listen
Accept connections from outside (default 1 if no -proxy or
connect)

-maxconnections=< n >
Maintain at most < n > connections to peers (default 125)

-maxreceivebuffer=< n >
Maximum per-connection receive buffer, *1000 bytes (default
5000)

-maxsendbuffer=< n >
Maximum per-connection send buffer, *1000 bytes (default 1000)

-onion=< ipport >
Use separate SOCKS5 proxy to reach peers via Tor hidden services
(default -proxy)

-onlynet=< net >
Only connect to nodes in network < net > (ipv4, ipv6 or onion)

-permitbaremultisig
Relay non-P2SH multisig (default 1)

-peerbloomfilters
Support filtering of blocks and transaction with bloom filters
(default 0)

-port=< port >
Listen for connections on (default 51472 or testnet 51474)

-proxy=< ipport >
Connect through SOCKS5 proxy

-seednode=< ip >
Connect to a node to retrieve peer addresses, and disconnect

-timeout=< n >
Specify connection timeout in milliseconds (minimum 1, default
5000)

-upnp
Use UPnP to map the listening port (default 0)

-whitebind=< addr >
Bind to given address and whitelist peers connecting to it. Use
[host]port notation for IPv6

-whitelist=< netmask >
Whitelist peers connecting from the given netmask or IP address. Can
be specified multiple times. Whitelisted peers cannot be DoS banned
and their transactions are always relayed, even if they are already
in the mempool, useful e.g. for a gateway



**Wallet options

-createwalletbackups=< n >
Number of automatic wallet backups (default 10)

-disablewallet
Do not load the wallet and disable wallet RPC calls

-keypool=< n >
Set key pool size to < n > (default 100)

-paytxfee=< amt >
Fee (in BLOCK/kB) to add to transactions you send (default 0.00)

-rescan
Rescan the block chain for missing wallet transactions on startup

-salvagewallet
Attempt to recover private keys from a corrupt wallet.dat on startup

-sendfreetransactions
Send transactions as zero-fee transactions if possible (default 0)

-spendzeroconfchange
Spend unconfirmed change when sending transactions (default 1)

-txconfirmtarget=< n >
If paytxfee is not set, include enough fee so transactions begin
confirmation on average within n blocks (default 1)

-maxtxfee=< amt >
Maximum total fees to use in a single wallet transaction, setting
too low may abort large transactions (default 1.00)

-upgradewallet
Upgrade wallet to latest format on startup

-wallet=< file >
Specify wallet file (within data directory) (default wallet.dat)

-walletnotify=< cmd >
Execute command when a wallet transaction changes (%s in cmd is
replaced by TxID)

-zapwallettxes=< mode >
Delete all wallet transactions and only recover those parts of the
blockchain through -rescan on startup (1 = keep tx meta data e.g.
account owner and payment request information, 2 = drop tx meta
data)



**Debugging/Testing options

-debug=< category >
Output debugging information (default 0, supplying is
optional). If is not supplied, output all debugging
information. can be addrman, alert, bench, coindb, db,
lock, rand, rpc, selectcoins, mempool, net, blocknetdx,
(obfuscation, swifttx, masternode, mnpayments, mnbudget).

-gen
Generate coins (default 0)

-genproclimit=< n >
Set the number of threads for coin generation if enabled (-1 = all
cores, default 1)

-help-debug
Show all debugging options (usage --help -help-debug)

-logips
Include IP addresses in debug output (default 0)

-logtimestamps
Prepend debug output with timestamp (default 1)

-minrelaytxfee=< amt >
Fees (in BLOCK/Kb) smaller than this are considered zero fee for
relaying (default 0.0001)

-printtoconsole
Send trace/debug info to console instead of debug.log file (default
0)

-shrinkdebugfile
Shrink debug.log file on client startup (default 1 when no -debug)

-testnet
Use the test network

-litemode=< n >
Disable all blocknetdx specific functionality (Masternodes,
Obfuscation, SwiftTX, Budgeting) (0-1, default 0)



**Staking options

-staking=< n >
Enable staking functionality (0-1, default 1)

-reservebalance=< amt >
Keep the specified amount available for spending at all times
(default 0)



**Masternode options

-masternode=< n >
Enable the client to act as a masternode (0-1, default 0)

-mnconf=< file >
Specify masternode configuration file (default masternode.conf)

-mnconflock=< n >
Lock masternodes from masternode configuration file (default 1)

-masternodeprivkey=< n >
Set the masternode private key

-masternodeaddr=< n >
Set external addressport to get to this masternode (example
128.127.106.23551472)

-budgetvotemode=< mode >
Change automatic finalized budget voting behavior. mode=auto Vote
for only exact finalized budget match to my generated budget.
(string, default auto)



**Obfuscation options

-enableobfuscation=< n >
Enable use of automated obfuscation for funds stored in this wallet
(0-1, default 0)

-obfuscationrounds=< n >
Use N separate masternodes to anonymize funds (2-8, default 2)

-liquidityprovider=< n >
Provide liquidity to Obfuscation by infrequently mixing coins on a
continual basis (0-100, default 0, 1=very frequent, high fees,
100=very infrequent, low fees)



**SwiftTX options

-enableswifttx=< n >
Enable swifttx, show confirmations for locked transactions (bool,
default true)

-swifttxdepth=< n >
Show N confirmations for a successfully locked transaction (0-9999,
default 5)



**Node relay options

-datacarrier
Relay and mine data carrier transactions (default 1)

-datacarriersize
Maximum size of data in data carrier transactions we relay and mine
(default 83)



**Block creation options

-blockminsize=< n >
Set minimum block size in bytes (default 0)

-blockmaxsize=< n >
Set maximum block size in bytes (default 750000)

-blockprioritysize=< n >
Set maximum size of high-priority/low-fee transactions in bytes
(default 50000)



**RPC server options

-server
Accept command line and JSON-RPC commands

-rest
Accept public REST requests (default 0)

-rpcbind=< addr >
Bind to given address to listen for JSON-RPC connections. Use
[host]port notation for IPv6. This option can be specified multiple
times (default bind to all interfaces)

-rpcuser=< user >
Username for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcpassword=< pw >
Password for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcport=< port >
Listen for JSON-RPC connections on (default 41412 or
testnet 41413)

-rpcallowip=< ip >
Allow JSON-RPC connections from specified source. Valid for are
a single IP (e.g. 1.2.3.4), a network/netmask (e.g.
1.2.3.4/255.255.255.0) or a network/CIDR (e.g. 1.2.3.4/24). This
option can be specified multiple times

-rpcthreads=< n >
Set the number of threads to service RPC calls (default 4)

-rpckeepalive
RPC support for HTTP persistent connections (default 1)



**RPC SSL options (see the Bitcoin Wiki for SSL setup instructions)

-rpcssl
Use OpenSSL (https) for JSON-RPC connections

-rpcsslcertificatechainfile=< file.cert >
Server certificate file (default server.cert)

-rpcsslprivatekeyfile=< file.pem >
Server private key (default server.pem)

-rpcsslciphers=< ciphers >
Acceptable ciphers (default
[email protected])

blocknetdx-tx commands

Usage
blocknetdx-tx [options] [commands] Update hex-encoded blocknetdx transaction
blocknetdx -tx [options] -create [commands] Create hex-encoded blocknetdx transaction
**Options

-?
This help message

-create
Create new, empty TX.

-json
Select JSON output

-txid
Output only the hex-encoded transaction id of the resultant
transaction.

-regtest
Enter regression test mode, which uses a special chain in which
blocks can be solved instantly.

-testnet
Use the test network



**Commands

delin=N
Delete input N from TX

delout=N
Delete output N from TX

in=TXIDVOUT
Add input to TX

locktime=N
Set TX lock time to N

nversion=N
Set TX version to N

outaddr=VALUEADDRESS
Add address-based output to TX

outscript=VALUESCRIPT
Add raw script output to TX

sign=SIGHASH-FLAGS
Add zero or more signatures to transaction. This command requires
JSON registersprevtxs=JSON object, privatekeys=JSON object. See
signrawtransaction docs for format of sighash flags, JSON objects.



**Register Commands

load=NAMEFILENAME
Load JSON file FILENAME into register NAME

set=NAMEJSON-STRING
Set register NAME to given JSON-STRING