09 May '13, 10am

Btcd: A Full Alternative Bitcoin Implementation, Written In Go

Btcd: A Full Alternative Bitcoin Implementation, Written In Go

Conformal , a company focused on building open-source software for privacy and security, has revealed their latest project: btcd, a full Bitcoin reimplementation in Google’s programming language Go . The implementation is not yet entirely done, but most core features such as transaction verification, database interaction and network connectivity are tested as working, and the company has released one component of the system for public review: btcwire , a package that focuses on converting Bitcoin protocol messages between btcd’s internal representation of the message and a serialized form suited for direct network transmission, as well as actually sending and receiving these messages over network connections. Conformal provides a more detailed description of btcwire on their website . The company has also written a blog post explaining their decision to make this alternati...

Full article: http://bitcoinmagazine.com/btcd-a-full-bitcoin-alternativ...

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