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Merge pull request #7011
6531f17 Add mediantime field to getblock and getblockheader (Peter Todd)
7259769 Document new mediantime field in getblockchaininfo (Peter Todd)
c277a63 Clarify nLockTime-by-time comment in CheckFinalTx() (Peter Todd)
748321e Add mediantime field to getblockchaininfo RPC call (Peter Todd)
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gmaxwell committed Nov 21, 2015
2 parents 616d61b + 6531f17 commit 31de2414c65d62b0f5e4dc7d967be1279ca2e027
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@@ -670,10 +670,11 @@ bool CheckFinalTx(const CTransaction &tx, int flags)
// IsFinalTx() with one more than chainActive.Height().
const int nBlockHeight = chainActive.Height() + 1;

// Timestamps on the other hand don't get any special treatment,
// because we can't know what timestamp the next block will have,
// and there aren't timestamp applications where it matters.
// However this changes once median past time-locks are enforced:
// BIP113 will require that time-locked transactions have nLockTime set to
// less than the median time of the previous block they're contained in.
// When the next block is created its previous block will be the current
// chain tip, so we use that to calculate the median time passed to
// IsFinalTx() if LOCKTIME_MEDIAN_TIME_PAST is set.
const int64_t nBlockTime = (flags & LOCKTIME_MEDIAN_TIME_PAST)
? chainActive.Tip()->GetMedianTimePast()
: GetAdjustedTime();
@@ -71,6 +71,7 @@ UniValue blockheaderToJSON(const CBlockIndex* blockindex)
result.push_back(Pair("version", blockindex->nVersion));
result.push_back(Pair("merkleroot", blockindex->hashMerkleRoot.GetHex()));
result.push_back(Pair("time", (int64_t)blockindex->nTime));
result.push_back(Pair("mediantime", (int64_t)blockindex->GetMedianTimePast()));
result.push_back(Pair("nonce", (uint64_t)blockindex->nNonce));
result.push_back(Pair("bits", strprintf("%08x", blockindex->nBits)));
result.push_back(Pair("difficulty", GetDifficulty(blockindex)));
@@ -111,6 +112,7 @@ UniValue blockToJSON(const CBlock& block, const CBlockIndex* blockindex, bool tx
result.push_back(Pair("tx", txs));
result.push_back(Pair("time", block.GetBlockTime()));
result.push_back(Pair("mediantime", (int64_t)blockindex->GetMedianTimePast()));
result.push_back(Pair("nonce", (uint64_t)block.nNonce));
result.push_back(Pair("bits", strprintf("%08x", block.nBits)));
result.push_back(Pair("difficulty", GetDifficulty(blockindex)));
@@ -313,6 +315,7 @@ UniValue getblockheader(const UniValue& params, bool fHelp)
" \"version\" : n, (numeric) The block version\n"
" \"merkleroot\" : \"xxxx\", (string) The merkle root\n"
" \"time\" : ttt, (numeric) The block time in seconds since epoch (Jan 1 1970 GMT)\n"
" \"mediantime\" : ttt, (numeric) The median block time in seconds since epoch (Jan 1 1970 GMT)\n"
" \"nonce\" : n, (numeric) The nonce\n"
" \"bits\" : \"1d00ffff\", (string) The bits\n"
" \"difficulty\" :, (numeric) The difficulty\n"
@@ -374,6 +377,7 @@ UniValue getblock(const UniValue& params, bool fHelp)
" ,...\n"
" ],\n"
" \"time\" : ttt, (numeric) The block time in seconds since epoch (Jan 1 1970 GMT)\n"
" \"mediantime\" : ttt, (numeric) The median block time in seconds since epoch (Jan 1 1970 GMT)\n"
" \"nonce\" : n, (numeric) The nonce\n"
" \"bits\" : \"1d00ffff\", (string) The bits\n"
" \"difficulty\" :, (numeric) The difficulty\n"
@@ -608,6 +612,7 @@ UniValue getblockchaininfo(const UniValue& params, bool fHelp)
" \"headers\": xxxxxx, (numeric) the current number of headers we have validated\n"
" \"bestblockhash\": \"...\", (string) the hash of the currently best block\n"
" \"difficulty\": xxxxxx, (numeric) the current difficulty\n"
" \"mediantime\": xxxxxx, (numeric) median time for the current best block\n"
" \"verificationprogress\": xxxx, (numeric) estimate of verification progress [0..1]\n"
" \"chainwork\": \"xxxx\" (string) total amount of work in active chain, in hexadecimal\n"
" \"pruned\": xx, (boolean) if the blocks are subject to pruning\n"
@@ -639,6 +644,7 @@ UniValue getblockchaininfo(const UniValue& params, bool fHelp)
obj.push_back(Pair("headers", pindexBestHeader ? pindexBestHeader->nHeight : -1));
obj.push_back(Pair("bestblockhash", chainActive.Tip()->GetBlockHash().GetHex()));
obj.push_back(Pair("difficulty", (double)GetDifficulty()));
obj.push_back(Pair("mediantime", (int64_t)chainActive.Tip()->GetMedianTimePast()));
obj.push_back(Pair("verificationprogress", Checkpoints::GuessVerificationProgress(Params().Checkpoints(), chainActive.Tip())));
obj.push_back(Pair("chainwork", chainActive.Tip()->nChainWork.GetHex()));
obj.push_back(Pair("pruned", fPruneMode));

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