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How is it possible to pay 2,100 Ether ($309,267) for a transaction fee? #19134
Here is the transaction details that has transaction fee for
There is no fairness for users, hence accidentally adding a zero might cause them to lose thousands of money.
[Q] How and why is this possible? Why Ethereum does not provide any protection mechanism for paying very high transaction fees and why there is no limit for that?
Since it is a mistake done by the user, why Ethereum does not provide any payback/refund mechanism?
PS: I opened a topic about this on ETHMagicians: https://ethereum-magicians.org/t/eip-to-cap-the-eth-spend-on-gas-in-one-tx/2686