How were the first 169 blocks mined if no transactions occured before block 170?


My guess is that there is that you are able to leave the transaction parameter empty, but I have not been able to find confirmation.


Posted 2014-02-04T04:14:15.847

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Question was closed 2014-02-04T09:07:29.460

1Indeed, there is no requirement that a block contain any transactions besides the coinbase. The ultimate reference is the source code. – Nate Eldredge – 2014-02-04T04:30:57.150

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