Questions tagged [accounts]

All questions related to an eos.io account. Account creation, permissions, security, and usage are all examples where you would use this tag.

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eos.io - Account freeze protocol

Is there a possiblity to unfreeze a frozen account in the EOS protocol (or is it frozen forever once frozen) and if so how many BP need to vote unfreeze to unfreeze an account?
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How to get accounts info in smart contract

How can I get accounts info in a smart contract? Or if given a public key and account_name, is there any way can verify that account has this public key in a certain permission?
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Commented owner/active parameters in the newaccount smart contract

In contracts/eosio.system/eosio.system.cpp, the following function has the owner and active authority parameters commented: void native::newaccount( account_name creator, ...
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How to stake EOS to increase the amount of CPU time from a separate account?

I want to do a transaction in one of my account but it doesn't have enough CPU time. How can I stake more EOS from my another account to this account? I want to stop the delegation as soon as I finish ...
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Account is unable to receive EOS

When trying to send to this account jakejakejake, it is not able to receive any EOS. When trying to send to it, it looks like the the transaction goes through (and it deducts from my account balance),...
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How to scrape all accounts/public_keys in EOS mainnet?

I am doing a research project at University. Since the accounts and public_keys for EOS change dynamically. Sites like this https://eostracker.io only display 20 accounts per page and it doesn't ...
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How to manage accounts on EOS mainnet?

I registered an account name on EOS mainnet and I have cleos and other tools installed locally. How can I add/delete/change private keys and transfer EOS tokens to other accounts?
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How to get operations history of account?

Should I analyze all the blocks or are there some methods in the eosjs library?
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How to calculate the minimum RAM & minimum Stake required for a new account?

In the browser via eosjs, I have made the below function adapted from the docs but how do I calculate the minimum RAM in bytes, stake_net_quantity and the stake_cpu_quantity? I understand these ...
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How to get account name from Public or Private key via eosjs?

If I have only a private key, how shold I: 1. Check private key and generate public key 2. Get account name from Public or Private key via eosjs?
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Why is ram usage different when creating same accounts?

I am trying to understand why ram usage is different for the same task. I executed cleos system newaccount --stake-net "0.0010 EOS" --stake-cpu "0.0010 EOS" --buy-ram-kbytes 3 It succeeded but ...
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Can the memory used by an account be fully claimed and reused?

I know that we will need to buy around 4k of ram for each new account. When the account gets created it uses around 3k to store keys and other internal information. I know that this account can't ...
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How will someone new to EOS create an EOS account today

Creating EOS account requires staking EOS for CPU/RAM/NET. How will someone who just heard about EOS on the street create a new account without having EOS on the mainnet? They may have EOS on the ...
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Error message when trying to create account

I've been trying to create a new account with eostoolkit.io and I keep getting the following error message. The name I'm trying to register has not yet been claimed yet, and I have enough resources ...
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cleos create account error: Failed with error: Assert Exception (10) prefix_matches(prefix, base58str): Signature has invalid prefix: SIG_K1_

I can recreate this issue every time on Ubuntu build and I have to be doing something wrong because I'm not seeing others describe it. I build 1.0.6 (also happened with 1.0.5). I've deleted ...
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Getting ALL the actions for a given account using cleos

If I run: $ cleos -u <api endpoint> -j --full <account> I do not get all the actions. I don't know what the default range is. So I tried: $ cleos -u <api endpoint> -j --full <...
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How to get a list of transactions related to an account?

I'm able to get transactions for an account by using the /history/get_actions rpc interface, but it seems to only list actions that were initiated by that account. It lists transfer actions, but only ...
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Cleos Create Account Problem

I try to create account by cleos cli. But it always return this : Error 3120006: No available wallet Ensure that you have created a wallet and have it open Anyone know what is my error ?
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What is the purpose for each of the eosio.* system accounts?

There are several eosio.* accounts - also referred to as system accounts - described in the bios sequence tutorial: eosio.bpay eosio.msig eosio.names eosio.ram eosio.ramfee eosio.saving eosio.stake ...
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How to calculate memory quota, net bandwidth and cpu bandwidth limit in an account?

Suppose account aaa will have a total of 10 EOS with 1 EOS staked for net bandwidth and 1 EOS staked for cpu bandwidth. And no other account will delegate resources to account aaa. How can we ...
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Where can i find complete step to create wallet and account on mainnet EOS?

I have bought some eos on binance. Now i m looking a way to create a wallet on eos mainnet in order to get my eos from binance. But There is no simple way and decentralized information about HOW to ...
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What is the value of a “good” account name?

There is talk of preventing account name squatting which implies that certain EOS account names may be more valuable than others. On a platform like Steem, it makes sense because account names are ...
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Who should be set to authorizing_account when creating an account?

Who should be set to authorizing_account when creating an account using 'cleos system newaccount' on the main net?
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Account name privacy?

Are accounts linked? My understanding is you need an account to create a new account. So suppose you have main account ABC and then you create a new account SupportPoliticalCandidate: Will it be ...
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How to transfer ownership of an account to another EOS key pair?

Suppose account aaa is associated with pubkey1. Is there a way to completely transfer ownership of account aaa to another public key pubkey2 ? The desired result is only pubkey2 can be used to ...
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How to delete eos account?

I have an existing account named aaa, and then i create a new account named bbb with aaa. It costs several eos tokens for ram/cpu/net stake. Is there a way to delete account bbb, and reclaim ram/cpu/...
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Is it possible to derive an eos account name from a public key?

Is it possible to derive an eosio account name with just a Public Key? I am thinking this might be impossible because a single public key can own many accounts, so I don't they have any correlation ...
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How to change active key for an account?

My active and owner keys are the same. I want to change active key to be different from owner, for safety. What command should I use?
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What is the difference between cleos create account and cleos system newaccount?

I noticed that cleos system newaccount requires these arguments to be set --stake-net --stake-cpu --buy-ram-kbytes. Does this mean that users would have to create accounts using the system contracts ...
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How do I create a non staked account on jungle testenet?

I get the following error while trying to create account using the cleos create wallet api. ./cleos.sh create account safarilion12 testacc43211 EOS8jd4VBQ8e5Yy7voS12LB4XL1vH112VNQPFQ7wu6PWF77FwRpLU ...
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cleos create account error with Chain API plugin is not enabled

I just started set up my eos dev environment. I started my node as ./nodeos --config-dir config --data-dir data --enable-stale-production --producer-name eosio --plugin eosio::chain_api_plugin ...
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EOS Token Economy with Contract, Wallet, Account

i'm trying to making dApp with EOS. I have some questions. About token. Should i use "eosio.token" contract to make token economy? Or it is just for example? Then should i make new smart contract ...
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How to get an account on EOS mainnet?

I will start with the description, which I think is correct. I am not sure about all the steps, so please clarify/correct as much as possible :) If the chain wasn't started yet, and I have some EOS ...
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Explain account parameters

I was going through the output of cleos get account myacc . I am finding it difficult to distinguish between the parameters of the output like memory, net bandwidth and cpu bandwidth. I know that i ...
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How are anonymous balances and records implemented

Daniel Larimer has said, "account balances can be made confidential but not source/sender." (Source: EOS Telegram group) How do confidential account balances work? How, if at all, does that technique ...
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Is accounts namespace similar to domain namespace?

EOSIO Dawn 4.0 Release log says: Due to the potential high-value of certain names, we believe that the EOSIO system should offer a dynamic pricing model for account names. Furthermore, the ability ...
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How can I get a list of all accounts, contracts, and tokens?

cleos doesn't have a subcommand for this.
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How can I protect an account using multisig?

I'd like to create a new account using cleos that requires multiple signatures to perform owner and active authorizations. I tried the following but it didn't quite work. ./cleos set account ...
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How will account name pricing work on names shorter than 12 characters?

In the DAWN 4 release notes, it is mentioned that account names shorter than 12 characters (the max) will be disabled until a proper pricing mechanism is added. Will there be a bidding process for ...
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How does account recovery work?

What are the limitations to account recovery regarding private keys & associated coin holdings? How does account recovery work for stolen/lost accounts?
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How will account name-squatting be prevented?

Due to the potential high-value of certain names, we believe that the EOSIO system should offer a dynamic pricing model for account names. Furthermore, the ability to namespace accounts such as *.com ...
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How to validate if an Account exists?

I know that we have require_auth to check for permission, but I'm looking for something like is_valid_account to check if the account exists and is active in the chain. Do we have anything like that?...
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How to register an account on the testnet/mainnet?

What command do I have to run to request to register my_acct_name on the test net? Will it be the same for the main net?