Btcwallet 0.5.0 Release and Roadmap

Last week saw the 0.5.0-alpha release (and a 0.5.1-alpha bugfix release) of btcwallet, our Bitcoin wallet daemon.  This release was largely focused on architectural changes for improved security, privacy, and performance.   Highlights of the release include a new wallet database and the introduction of a hierarchical deterministic address manager.


Example BIP0032 hierarchy: All keys for all accounts are deterministically derived from a single seed.

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