Bitcoin Forum
November 19, 2017, 09:02:11 AM *
News: Latest stable version of Bitcoin Core: 0.15.1  [Torrent].
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Dropped/lost transactions?  (Read 3097 times)
ksd5
Jr. Member
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 48


View Profile
July 13, 2010, 11:36:31 PM
 #1

If I send someone a coin before they have downloaded all the blocks, will that coin be lost?
1511082131
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1511082131

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1511082131
Reply with quote  #2

1511082131
Report to moderator
1511082131
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1511082131

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1511082131
Reply with quote  #2

1511082131
Report to moderator
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1511082131
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1511082131

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1511082131
Reply with quote  #2

1511082131
Report to moderator
1511082131
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1511082131

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1511082131
Reply with quote  #2

1511082131
Report to moderator
laszlo
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 199


View Profile
July 13, 2010, 11:56:48 PM
 #2

It will not be lost.  They will see it show up in their transaction list once all the blocks are downloaded.  Every other node has a copy of the transaction too.

BC: 157fRrqAKrDyGHr1Bx3yDxeMv8Rh45aUet
Coin.Master636
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 26


View Profile
November 13, 2017, 02:25:50 PM
 #3

Of course not. The coin will be delayed until the other's wallet has been synced fully, but it will still be his/hers. The transaction is in the network, just not in the local synced wallet yet.
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!