Bitcoin Forum
October 22, 2018, 04:58:11 AM *
News: Make sure you are not using versions of Bitcoin Core other than 0.17.0 [Torrent], 0.16.3, 0.15.2, or 0.14.3. More info.
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Old Testnet Chains  (Read 204 times)
Altcner
Member
**
Offline Offline

Activity: 112
Merit: 10


View Profile
November 28, 2017, 08:25:13 AM
 #1

Wellcome to all ! I need Old Testnet Chains for my own research, so i`d like to know if they are available for download somewhere. Or are they lost?   Huh
1540184291
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1540184291

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1540184291
Reply with quote  #2

1540184291
Report to moderator
1540184291
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1540184291

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1540184291
Reply with quote  #2

1540184291
Report to moderator
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1540184291
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1540184291

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1540184291
Reply with quote  #2

1540184291
Report to moderator
1540184291
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1540184291

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1540184291
Reply with quote  #2

1540184291
Report to moderator
1540184291
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1540184291

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1540184291
Reply with quote  #2

1540184291
Report to moderator
cellard
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1162
Merit: 1152


View Profile
November 28, 2017, 07:34:07 PM
 #2

Wellcome to all ! I need Old Testnet Chains for my own research, so i`d like to know if they are available for download somewhere. Or are they lost?   Huh

Apparently, there were 2 former testnets prior to the current testnet. Information on the wiki:

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Testnet

Quote
There have been three generations of testnet. Testnet2 was just the first testnet reset with a different genesis block, because people were starting to trade testnet coins for real money. Testnet3 is the current test network. It was introduced with the 0.7 release, introduced a third genesis block, a new rule to avoid the "difficulty was too high, is now too low, and transactions take too long to verify" problem, and contains blocks with edge-case transactions designed to test implementation compatibility. On the December 21 of 2015 SegNet was deployed, to test the Wuille's Segregated Witness proposal.

Im not sure if someone saved them for historical purposes... I guess someone still has them and could post them there. Trying to download them with the old clients wouldn't work because I doubt there are any peers anymore but you could try.

Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!