29.05.2019| | 4 Comments
Active connections to bitcoin network
Bitnodes is currently being developed to estimate the size of the Bitcoin network by finding all the reachable nodes in the network. We monitor the state of the Bitcoin network investigating how fast peers share blocks and ping - message used to check if the connection is still active. When starting bitcoin-qt with -noconnect or equivalently -connect-0, instead, while correctly reporting 0 active connections to Bitcoin network.