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June 09, 2011, 08:38:54 PM
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1) charge a refundable deposit to join the pool.
2) refund the deposit after the person has been connected long enough to eliminate the cheaters gain...
3) don't refund deposit to cheaters


Am I oversimplifying this?

I'm assuming cheaters could be detected some how.


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June 10, 2011, 01:00:45 AM
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I guess I wouldn't join such a pool (even as a non cheating user)
And what's connected long enough?
Would I need to make a deposit for every round?
Try to convince me Smiley

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June 10, 2011, 01:08:09 AM
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if a pool started with that, I would DEFINITELY think it's a scam.

It is pitch black. You are likely to be eaten by a grue.

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June 10, 2011, 01:17:11 AM
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I could be considered a bitcoin noob, but how are pools being abused exacly? pool hopping?

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June 10, 2011, 01:30:02 AM
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I could be considered a bitcoin noob, but how are pools being abused exacly? pool hopping?
https://forum.bitcoin.org/index.php?topic=9928.0

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June 10, 2011, 01:36:21 AM
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Everyone posts maths, but I don't see how the proved that you can pool hop and cheat the pools. Why don't I get it? How do they get rewards for no effort?
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