[Bitcoin-development] Self-dependency transaction question...

Jeff Garzik jgarzik at bitpay.com
Mon Jul 14 02:51:50 UTC 2014


On Sun, Jul 13, 2014 at 10:25 PM, Aaron Voisine <voisine at gmail.com> wrote:
> I believe tx have to be ordered sequentially within a block. Also
> since a tx is referenced by it's hash, it's practically impossible to
> make a self referential tx.

Correct.  A TX will not reference a later TX in the same block (or itself).

This would be a good invalid-block test to add to the test suite.  Any
volunteers?

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Jeff Garzik
Bitcoin core developer and open source evangelist
BitPay, Inc.      https://bitpay.com/




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