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built-in block explorer

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by Bimmerhead » 24 Mar 2016 13:47

Would it be beneficial to have a block explorer built into the wallet? Is this difficult to do?

Spreadcoin has this, but it seems to be a block explorer for multiple currencies, not just their own.
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by BioMike » 24 Mar 2016 21:53

You could have an in-wallet block explorer that loads through a website, but security-wise it is recipe for disaster*. You could do it with the in-wallet block chain, but there is a catch in terms of speed and system resources.

Block explorers are nice for monitoring the health of a network, but are hardly useful if you just want to pay someone.
What usage did you have in mind for it?

*) Depends on implementation of course
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by Skarfurinn » 16 Apr 2016 12:34

I think block explorers should be separated from the wallets.

For normal wallet operations they are irrelevant and would confuse a lot of users.
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