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Reversing a transaction

Let's say I send a friend some EOS tokens. For a short period, the transaction is considered reversible because it is not included in an 'irreversible block'. What are the possible ways in which this ...
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What does it mean that block is irreversible

I mean there are block producers and there are currently just 21 TRUSTED ones. Why do we need to wait for 15/21 to fully "confirm" transaction? Because that means sometimes almost 3-4 minutes. ...
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Lightweight node: Can I prune the chain on my node?

I am aware of the option --validation-mode=light when starting nodeosto have the node skip the verification of the transaction in each block, making the sync faster, and the CPU requirements for the ...
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Why is the difference of current block height and irreversible block higher than 180?

I see from https://eosnetworkmonitor.io/ (or https://eosmonitor.io/) that the difference of current block height and irreversible block height is around 330. But in my understanding the max difference ...
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What will happen with database and inline transaction when a transaction doesn't get 2/3+1 in the end?

As the questions says, what will happen with the database and inline transaction when a transaction doesn't get the 2/3+1 "Votes" from the block producer that a transaction is legit? Will all changes ...
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When can I consider a transfer is confirmed?

I am going to send out products to user when they pay me EOS. I have a service monitor the blockchain transaction. Should I send the product to the user once I see the transaction in the blockchain? ...
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How exactly is the block height defined in EOS?

I wanna show users the confirmation height of their transactions. Which one is the way to go? Latest block - transaction block OR Last irreversible block - transaction block ?
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Can a plugin be configured to only process irreversible blocks?

We would like to implement a custom plugin within our own node, in order to listen to transactions from the main net, and then push relevant information to external services. However, we are ...
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How long on average before a transaction included in a block is final and irreversible? (without BFT msgs)

For example if a merchant is using EOSIO for payments, what is the expected time for a transaction to reach irreversible state after it has been included in a block? In addition to the expected ...
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As a client, how do I know that a transaction I pushed is irreversibly confirmed?

I push a transaction to a node and receive a transaction id in return. How do I know that transaction is irreversibly confirmed?