Transcript for #bitcoin-dev 2018/02/07

13:16 [bsdnoob] anyone worked with bitcoinj?
15:58 rossbadenhorst_ Ola All! :)
16:01 rossbadenhorst_ I am hoping someone can lend me a quick hand here :)
16:01 rossbadenhorst_ 0 down vote favorite I am implementing the bitcoin protocol in Android/Java. When I send a getaddr message, the peer responds with an alert message
16:01 rossbadenhorst_ I am implementing the bitcoin protocol in Android/Java. When I send a getaddr message, the peer responds with an alert message
16:02 rossbadenhorst_ I asked a SO question here: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/48666841/bitcoin-protocol-getaddr-returns-alert-message
16:02 rossbadenhorst_ kinda explains it better :)
16:05 arubi rossbadenhorst_, set your client version to 'nVersion > 70012'
16:10 arubi I posted the link to the relevant code as a comment to your question. better ask on bitcoin.stackexchange.com for these type of questions
16:11 rossbadenhorst_ awesome thanks arubi!!!
16:11 arubi yw :)
16:17 rossbadenhorst_ @arubi!
16:17 rossbadenhorst_ i fixed it by bumping my protocol version
16:17 rossbadenhorst_ but now as a response to getaddr - is sendheaders :?
16:18 arubi I don't know actually. I didn't mess around with p2p stuff too much
16:19 arubi rossbadenhorst_, you could probably find the answer here : https://bitcoin.org/en/developer-reference
16:19 rossbadenhorst_ oki doki thanks for the help anyways! I looked up on the wiki and it says once connected send a getaddr to get peers :? - ill keep digging
16:21 rossbadenhorst_ https://bitcoin.org/en/developer-guide#connecting-to-peers
16:21 rossbadenhorst_ thats what i am following
16:24 arubi oh yea there's the developer guide too
16:25 rossbadenhorst_ yep - thanks for the help tho!
16:25 arubi welcome