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Summary


Browse to Recipe for creating and signing a nonstandard Bitcoin transaction #2 and follow the recipe.

You will need access to various services, which are listed here: Transaction services




Contents


- Summary
- Contents
- Background
- More information




Background


Edgecase's working definition of a nonstandard transaction:
- It has at least one input and at least one output.
- At least one input or output address is not a standard Pay-To-Public-Key-Hash (P2PKH) address.

Nonstandard Pay-To-Script-Hash (P2SH) addresses begin with the character '3'. Example P2SH address:
The address
328cTqexYnQRbN5Dgs12D89sYiPPvtWVbF


Example nonstandard Bitcoin transaction:
0100000001f492c0c076787d541d0efc55b56a0d6a14f9214075e10ae4d0d98c70843d2cdb000000008b483045022100aadd9eaf24a0f1741c712670ca661081b7e6af0b7d02e22377d5e9dc27a92f2f022005720a2a3c72bd62b819627d4220d8cdeff132a97e61e9a87e33ac88af3749a0014104876224f0d418523de3770a2b5d7ce071932227fbf9f760f788b038edf04d5e6029903f6251a3e13701790982677209703b424411af8ee1cc86b8e992a568a363ffffffff01949204000000000017a9143a1c39fcbfd4a1407deddf47249bbfccb12a74788700000000







More information


Projects that involved the creation and signing of a nonstandard Bitcoin transaction:

- Browse to the article Creating and signing a standard raw Bitcoin transaction. In this project, a nonstandard transaction was created that transferred bitcoin back from a standard address to a P2SH receiving address at a Bitcoin exchange.

- Browse to the article Creating and signing a standard raw Bitcoin transaction: Iteration #2. In this project, a nonstandard transaction was created that transferred bitcoin back from a standard address to a P2SH receiving address at a Bitcoin exchange.

- Browse to the article Using a transaction to validate a Bitcoin address. In this project, a nonstandard transaction was created that transferred bitcoin back from a standard address to a P2SH receiving address at a Bitcoin exchange.

- Browse to the article Storing bitcoin on an offline Raspberry Pi. In this project, four nonstandard transactions were created that transferred bitcoin back from a standard address to a P2SH receiving address at a Bitcoin exchange. Two of these transactions were mined. Of the remaining two, one had a low fee and the other was a double-spend attempt.