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Can I still trade existing EOS on Binance after Launch Day?

Binance has confirmed support of the token registration for it's users, so for that reason you can leave them on the exchange safely and still be credited with the official EOS coin when it launches. ...
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How can I lease my EOS once the mainnet launches?

Chintai is building a dApp (decentralized app) on the EOS blockchain that will allow you to lease your tokens. You can view it here: https://chintai-eos.io/ They will likely be on the Chintai ...
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How can I find out the API endpoint for a block producer

You can find the api endpoint for any BP by querying their bp.json file. The bp.json file has information about the BP publishing it, and among other things it has a key called api_endpoint which is ...
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Why Launch dapp On-Chain VS Side-Chain?

Here is one counter-argument. A side chain needs resources, namely block producers, voters, and incentives for all of them to act. A block producer that's voted in for the main chain might not be ...
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How to connect a node to mainnet

First you need the genesis.json file that matches everyone else's. Then you will need to launch with it (only the first time you run nodeos, after that don't use it) nodeos --genesis-json genesis....
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What block explorers are available?

https://eostracker.io - this is the one that I'm using the most, recently, and in my opinion is more accurate There's also this one which I love: https://eosflare.io/
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Where can I read the EOS.IO white paper?

The EOS.IO white paper can be found on the EOS.IO GitHub repository. EOS.IO White paper
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How can I sync my nodeos with a Mainnet or Testnet?

Each network has a genesis.json file. Start nodeos with that file and with --p2p-peer-address set to 1 or more nodes on that network.
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How to speed up EOS node synchronization with the Mainnet

EOS Nation Snapshots: https://snapshots.eosnation.io/ Also Sw/Eden: https://snapshots.eossweden.org/ We also keep this updated to get peers, genesis, etc: https://docs.liquidapps.io/en/stable/dsps/...
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Why research reports cannot achieve the same scalability as EOS mainnet

There is only one report as far as I can tell, not multiple reports. The Bitmex Research article was removed both from their blog and from Google cache. The version cached on the Internet Archive ...
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What utility will eosDAC tokens have in future?

EOSDAC pitch themselves as "The Community Block Producer". Their tokens represent your stake in the block producer. It is not yet entirely clear how your EOSDAC ERC20 tokens will transfer to the EOS ...
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What block explorers are available?

Here is what I found: http://core.eostracker.io/ I am still seeking.
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gensis.json initial key parameter: what is it?

What is initial_key in genesis.json and role of this property? initial_key is public key of genesis nodeos, this property used on genesis nodeos to start producing. All other nodes those who want to ...
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fork database is inconsistent with shared memory

Just writing this so that there is a formal answer. The problem can be fixed by running your normal nodeos command with the additional --delete-all-blocks option, example shown below: nodeos -e -p ...
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What are the settings for the EMLG mainnet

You can follow this guide provided by CryptoLions: https://github.com/CryptoLions/EOS-MainNet
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is it possible to create an account using Cleos?

Yes, you can. To create an account in Mainnet, you need to use cleos -u MAINNET_API_URL system newaccount instead of cleos create account, since the back one is for boot or development purpose, you ...
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How do I know which version of EOS the mainnet is running?

You can retrieve the EOSIO version by making API call to /v1/chain/get_info endpoint and see the server_version property there, which is the first letters of the git commit id from the official ...
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How to stake EOS to increase the amount of CPU time from a separate account?

your cleos command looks absolutely right. if your transaction did not appear on the blockchain - may be it's because it was accepted by your node (the one that gave you transaction hash), but was ...
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How to find the closest node to connect to mainnet in my dapp?

I know you want a web API for this but the simple thing to do would be to get cleos installed and call it from an AJAX endpoint to run: cleos -u http://api.eosnewyork.io system listproducers This ...
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How much memory do I need to synchronize my nodeos with the mainnet and use it say for a year?

Probably not very much yet. There are very few transactions and actual RAM usage. Seems like actual RAM usage is ~7-8GB, and very few transactions. Will probably be able to run on entry level hardware....
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Node sync is freezing at 860000 blocks on mainnet

solved by adding chain-state-db-size-mb = 65536 to config.ini. thanx to Cryptolions in Telegram :)
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What is the practical process by which BPs change the RAM available on the mainnet?

After some digging and some help from EOS New York, I think I understand the process of making changes better, and I can answer my question: The setramrate update was proposed on 23rd July 2018 by ...
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Running two nets simultaneously

You can do it by making both of them to listen on different TCP ports.
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Why research reports cannot achieve the same scalability as EOS mainnet

The main factor is depend upon answers to these questions. How much throughput of one bp was on the testnet of bitmex? Because if one bp throughput is low that cause decrement in overall network CPU ...
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What does it mean that block is irreversible

You must wait for a block height to be lower than the current Last Irreversible Block (also known as LIB) to be considered irreversible. With the quick speed of the network, it is common to see ...
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Confused about the differences between NET and RAM on the EOS network

In the EOSIO ecosystem, the CPU, RAM, and NET are all provided to the chain by the block producers. The EOS tokens gives you access to the staking resources (CPU & NET = Bandwidth) which are ...
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What is the main difference between the main network code and the non-main network code

The code used for the MainNet and other networks, such as TestNets or alternate networks, is normally the same. Some alternate networks may make alterations to the code for their specific purposes, ...
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How to stake EOS to increase the amount of CPU time from a separate account?

What you have written looks right to me. The reference for this is: https://developers.eos.io/eosio-cleos/v1.1.0/reference#cleos-system-delegatebw Something I noticed is that transferring EOS doesn'...
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How to get all the accounts of EOS mainnet for research purpose?

Update: EOS NY Will Pull a Snapshot for you on request and they've also open sourced their code: https://medium.com/eos-new-york/snapshots-as-a-service-airdrops-for-all-2bd51548b1ac https://www....
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How to manage accounts on EOS mainnet?

Description of adding/changing private keys is available here. To transfer EOS tokens using cleos, use: cleos -u <RPC API URL> transfer <sender account name> <recipient account name>...
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