2

I would like to know if we could fetch the Tangle to find every addresses with non-zero balances, or if there is already an existing list of all non-zero addresses?

1

When a snapshot is done, all non-zero adresses are published with their balance.

Latest snapshot can be found here : https://gist.github.com/paulhandy/74fd70aa1156a7a152da1845358aed5f

This data is of course outdated (22.09.2017).

Otherwise, to get up-to-date data, you can setup a fullnode , make sure that it is properly sync, and extract this information from the DB.

  • If I understand correctly every snapshot remove history from the tangle so address in snapshot S-1 are not present in snapshot S-0 and addresses in snapshot S-0 are not in tangle ? So if I want a complete view I should check all snapshot ever made and the DB of a full node? – Tak Jan 9 '18 at 11:23
  • No. Every snapshot contains all addresses with non-zero value at snapshot time. If address owner din't make any transfer between snapshot-1 and snapshot-2 : you will see the exact same entry in both snapshots file (i.e. same address, same value) – ben75 Jan 9 '18 at 11:38

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.