[cryptography] bitcoin scalability to high transaction rates

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Thu Jul 21 02:40:25 EDT 2011


On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 09:52:27AM +1000, James A. Donald wrote:

> But a couple of hundred confirmations is a significant communication  
> overhead, and has an impact on privacy.

It doesn't have to be realtime, so onion routing/mix cascades
would work fine.

Already people are using BitCoin over Tor, or so I hear.

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