This video is for people who wants to use (almost) raw python code to create a private and a public Bitcoin keys and to convert them to Bitcoin address.
In this video I’m using the external libraries: ecdsa and base58
You can watch the complete code on github:
I suggest that you’ll also make sure you’re familiar with the following concepts.
hexadecimal basics by Corey Schafer:
ASCII Tutorial by dizauvi (3 videos):
Big Endian vs Little Endian by Michael Cote:
Bits vs Bytes as Fast As Possible by Techquickie:
Some recommended links:
Hen Shirriff’s blog -http://www.righto.com/2014/02/bitcoins-hard-way-using-raw-bitcoin.html
The royal fork – http://royalforkblog.github.io/
wiki – https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Protocol_documentation
bitcoin.org Developer documentation – https://bitcoin.org/en/developer-documentation
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