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Questions tagged [reattach]

Re-attaching is the process of performing the pow more than one time for the same transaction.

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Latency in transaction confirmation is usual?

I sent some transactions to the IOTA Tangle. However, according to thetangle.org website, they are not confirmed yet. You can see one of them here : https://thetangle.org/transaction/...
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What can be done when a transaction has been pending for a long time and reattaching and promoting has not helped?

The answer to this other question has some information about reattaching and promoting a transaction that has been pending for a long time. Sometimes however that does not result in the confirmation ...
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What does “Inconsistent subtangle” mean?

Some of my recent transactions are not confirmed and if I try to use a tool such as this or this, I get an error saying "Inconsistent subtangle" or "Cannot find tail" or "Inconsistent tips pair ...
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Why do I always have to reattach each transaction?

I use a light wallet to make transactions in IOTA (Android Wallet + Windows wallet in Light Mode). When I make a transaction, I always need to reattach my transaction to the system to be confirmed (I ...
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How to save the bundle trytes to reattach after a snapshot? [closed]

How to save the bundle trytes to reattach it after a snapshot? How to do this using the JavaScript library?
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How to get this transaction confirmed using the api

Need some help with a transaction. I'm trying to write my own wallet for learning purposes. I was able to get the PoW algorithm working in my local project and broadcast the transaction successfully ...
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How to send data payload and funds in a secure/immutable way?

For me, one of the main use cases for IOTA regarding IOT was to be able to send data and funds in an atomic, immutable way. E.g. sending a bundle including parameters, transferred in the ...
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Promote old transaction instead of reattaching them

After waiting a while, my wallet did no longer allow to promote my transaction and forced me to reattach. That forced me into reattaching the transaction, in the process I "doomed" three other non-...
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What is the probability that a transaction is being confirmed without having to reattach?

I have the feeling that I have to reattach almost every transaction I do. What is the probability that a transaction is being confirmed directly? And does this probability change with a second or ...
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What to do with pending transactions even after too many reattachments?

If any transaction is pending for hours/days even after reattaching and promoting it (while connected with updated node and keep changing them for reattaching again), shall I resend it to receiver's ...
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Which transaction do I have to reattach?

I have 5 times reattached the same transaction. All five has status pending. Does it matter which one of them I use for another reattach? Maybe this was the mistake?
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What happens to pending transactions after a snapshot?

Scenario: John creates a transaction before a snapshot. Transaction stays pending and he reattaches it 5x. Snapshot is enforced. Are the pending transactions and their reattachments simply "...
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Maximum or Minimum Re-attach [duplicate]

How many times do I need to re-attach? What is the necessary thing to do in order to help my transaction get confirmed?
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Does reattaching a transaction compromise my private key for the source address?

The answers to this question state that reusing the same address for spending several times seriously compromises my private key so that should never be done. However, isn't this exactly what is ...
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What happens when reattching under 30 minutes?

Why should you only reattach after at least 30 minutes? What happens when you don't wait 30 minutes and what's the danger of it?
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How to reattach a transaction with no access to sending seed?

A sends a transaction to B. Now, A goes offline and after hours the transaction hasn't been confirmed, so B wants to reattach it to ensure confirmation. How should that be performed, in a user-...
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What exactly happens on reattach?

IOTA client will redo the POW for 2 transactions. But what exactly is happening at the full node? How will it keep track of all the reattachments? What will happen if I reattach on multiple full ...
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Difference between “Reboadcasting” and “Reattaching”

Could anybody explain what the difference between "Reboadcasting" and "Reattaching" is and what I should choose when a Tx is pending?
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How do I know if a pending transaction will be successful?

When I send or receive IOTA, I first see the transaction in my wallet as in pending. As the time pass, the transaction is still in pending. I have to wait half an hour minimum to do the reattach. And ...
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How does a reattached transaction impact the tangle?

Do reattached transactions get removed from their original position and can I reattach even if the transaction is referenced by other transactions? Assume the tangle looks like this: (green: ...
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How does reattaching a transaction increase the chance for confirmation?

It is common advice to reattach a pending transaction. But why do I have to do so from a technical perspective? In other words: why does the tip selection not pick up my transaction if it's pending ...