Re: [Bitcoin-development] Proposal to replace BIP0039

2013-10-26 Thread slush
Hi Thomas, can you more elaborate on that version bits? What is exact meaning of it? I still think this is more an implementation problem. What stops Electrum to do the same algorithm for searching branches as it is now for used addresses? These version bits need to be covered by the

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Proposal to replace BIP0039

2013-10-26 Thread Pieter Wuille
Let's first try to agree on what we are solving. It seems that Thomas wants - in addition to the cryptographic data - to encode the tree structure, or at least version information about what features are used in it, inside the seed. I'm not sure whether we're ready to standardize on something