NOTE: master branch is a development branch and is thus unstable. Do not run from it. Run or compile from tagged releases instead, unless you know what you are doing.
What is DeFiChain?
DeFiChain’s primary vision is to enable decentralized finance with Bitcoin-grade security, strength and immutability. It's a blockchain dedicated to fast, intelligent and transparent financial services, accessible by everyone.
For more information:
Downloadable binaries are available from the GitHub Releases page.
DeFiChain has done significant modifications from Bitcoin Core, for instance:
- Moving from Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake
- Masternode model
- Community fund support
- Bitcoin blockchain block anchoring
- Increased decentralized financial transaction and opcode support, etc.
- Configuration defaults (mainnet ports:
8555/4, testnet ports:
18555/4, regnet ports:
Merges from upstream (Bitcoin Core) will be done selectively if it applies to the improved functionality and security of DeFiChain.
master branch is regularly built and tested, but is not guaranteed to be completely
stable. Tags are created regularly to indicate new official, stable release
versions of DeFiChain.
The contribution workflow is described in CONTRIBUTING.md.
Pull requests are warmly welcomed.
Reach us at email@example.com for any questions or collaborations.