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May 27, 2011, 02:22:21 AM
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A guy once lost 9.000 BTC by restoring a backup produced before a send transaction which had these 9.000 as input. That motivated Satoshi to implement the pool of addresses feature.
EDIT: Here's the topic: http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=782.0
Looking back at that, he still had 1 btc. So...

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9299.22

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May 27, 2011, 02:57:36 AM
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How about the 50 from the duplicate generation in blocks 91812 and 91842?

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May 27, 2011, 03:42:22 AM
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1007-1009 Somewhere around there.

Don't ask. Too painful of a story.
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May 27, 2011, 03:44:35 AM
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   9299.22
+    50.00
+ 1007.00
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10,356.22

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May 27, 2011, 04:09:16 AM
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How about the 50 from the duplicate generation in blocks 91812 and 91842?

There's another duplicate in 91880.

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May 27, 2011, 05:18:09 AM
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10,356.22
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10,406.22

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May 27, 2011, 06:32:14 AM
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God, a banking system would really have come in handy here...

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May 27, 2011, 04:07:05 PM
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A guy once lost 9.000 BTC by restoring a backup produced before a send transaction which had these 9.000 as input. That motivated Satoshi to implement the pool of addresses feature.
EDIT: Here's the topic: http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=782.0

as i recall it was 9000 btc!
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May 27, 2011, 04:20:25 PM
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10,356.22
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10,406.22

10,406.22
+    50.00
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10,456.22

Not 100% sure, but looked like we lost a block probably due to default jgarzik's pool not retrying re-submiting work when bitcoind was unreachable...

Oh well. Fortunately no one else was mining at that moment. It was a very short round too with just like 500 shares...  Undecided
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May 27, 2011, 04:25:24 PM
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A guy once lost 9.000 BTC by restoring a backup produced before a send transaction which had these 9.000 as input. That motivated Satoshi to implement the pool of addresses feature.
EDIT: Here's the topic: http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=782.0

as i recall it was 9000 btc!

actually 8999
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May 27, 2011, 04:29:42 PM
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A guy once lost 9.000 BTC by restoring a backup produced before a send transaction which had these 9.000 as input. That motivated Satoshi to implement the pool of addresses feature.
EDIT: Here's the topic: http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=782.0

as i recall it was 9000 btc!

actually 8999

8999X$8.70= $78291  Embarrassed
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May 27, 2011, 04:32:17 PM
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Back in late 2009, I bought 1000 from NewLibertyStandard for about $1.

Not long after I formatted my hard drive and didn't bother with them saving them...

Yeah I know.  What an idiot.

+1000
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May 27, 2011, 04:43:49 PM
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A guy once lost 9.000 BTC by restoring a backup produced before a send transaction which had these 9.000 as input. That motivated Satoshi to implement the pool of addresses feature.
EDIT: Here's the topic: http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=782.0

as i recall it was 9000 btc!

actually 8999

Yes, exactly 8999 were lost.

http://blockexplorer.com/tx/eb5b761c7380ed4c6adf688f9e5ab94953dcabeda47d9eeabd77261902fccccf

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May 27, 2011, 04:46:05 PM
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Back in late 2009, I bought 1000 from NewLibertyStandard for about $1.

Not long after I formatted my hard drive and didn't bother with them saving them...

Yeah I know.  What an idiot.

+1000

10,456.22
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11,456.22

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May 27, 2011, 04:46:30 PM
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A guy once lost 9.000 BTC by restoring a backup produced before a send transaction which had these 9.000 as input. That motivated Satoshi to implement the pool of addresses feature.
EDIT: Here's the topic: http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=782.0

as i recall it was 9000 btc!

actually 8999

Yes, exactly 8999 were lost.

http://blockexplorer.com/tx/eb5b761c7380ed4c6adf688f9e5ab94953dcabeda47d9eeabd77261902fccccf

kjj, how'd u find the block?
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May 27, 2011, 04:47:23 PM
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this is a great thread!  learning alot!
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May 27, 2011, 04:49:02 PM
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kjj, how'd u find the block?

I just clicked back through the chain until I saw a 9000 -> 8999 + 1 transaction around the right date.

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May 27, 2011, 04:54:00 PM
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kjj, how'd u find the block?

I just clicked back through the chain until I saw a 9000 -> 8999 + 1 transaction around the right date.

i assume u did this in Block Explorer.  just went there and they only have the last 20 or so blocks listed?  how'd u search further back?  also how did u know what date the block got solved?
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May 27, 2011, 05:00:05 PM
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kjj, how'd u find the block?

I just clicked back through the chain until I saw a 9000 -> 8999 + 1 transaction around the right date.

i assume u did this in Block Explorer.  just went there and they only have the last 20 or so blocks listed?  how'd u search further back?  also how did u know what date the block got solved?

You can click all the way back to the genesis block by using the Previous Block links.  Stone Man posted about the loss here on the forums the next day.

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May 27, 2011, 05:07:33 PM
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A guy once lost 9.000 BTC by restoring a backup produced before a send transaction which had these 9.000 as input. That motivated Satoshi to implement the pool of addresses feature.
EDIT: Here's the topic: http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=782.0

as i recall it was 9000 btc!

That's what I said above... (maybe I should have dropped the dot or write 9.000,00 to make it clearer)

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