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MCMC ("Markov Chain Monte Carlo") is used for tip selection in IOTA. It is not mandatory, but the default iri algorithm (see Does the Tangle enforce a tip-selection algorithm?) White paper says: "The MCMC algorithm of this section, which is adopted by a considerable proportion of nodes, defines a probability distribution on the set of tips" So the part of ...


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