[bitcoin-dev] REQ BIP # / Discuss - Sweep incoming unconfirmed transactions with a bounty.

Matt Whitlock bip at mattwhitlock.name
Thu Jul 2 04:57:21 UTC 2015

PR#1647 only addresses miner policy, though, right? I believe the BIP is addressing the user-facing side of this functionality. CPFP mining policy does very little good if wallets don't offer any way for users to goose up incoming transactions.

On Wednesday, 1 July 2015, at 9:52 pm, Mark Friedenbach wrote:
> This is called child pays for parent and there is a three year old pull
> request implementing it:
> https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/1647
> The points regarding sweep transaction UI is out of scope for a BIP I'm
> afraid. I suggest talking with wallet authors, and if agreement can be
> found writing a pull request.
> On Jul 1, 2015 9:44 PM, "Dan Bryant" <dkbryant at gmail.com> wrote:
> > This is a process BIP request to add functionality to the Bitcoin-Core
> > reference implementation.  If accepted, this could also add
> > flexibility into any future fee schedules.
> >
> > https://github.com/d4n13/bips/blob/master/bip-00nn.mediawiki

More information about the bitcoin-dev mailing list