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How to Accept Bitcoin Payments with Electrum Using PHP and JSONRPC


Cockbox, my VPS provider, uses the thin wallet Electrum for Bitcoin payment processing. After 7 months of experience, I think I've found out what does and doesn't work for stable, secure bitcoin payments using PHP and Electrum's JSONRPC interface.

The Setup

Electrum can be installed with pip install electrum. The …