Transcript for #bitcoin-dev 2017/08/12

03:39 gnex267 hi
07:59 aza3333 When an SPV client wants to determine its address balances the purpose of the bloom filter is to limit its need to download full blocks?
08:01 aza3333 The SPV client will still need to use getheaders to get the full list of block headers but the difference is for each block header it is able to use the bloom filter to restrict the tx's received from getdata requests?
13:57 Mad7Scientist When copying the blockchain from one computer to another I copy blocks/ and chainstate/ but should files like fee_estimates.dat and peers.dat be copied too?
13:59 luke-jr up to you
13:59 luke-jr they contain what they say they do