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getmempoolentry JSON-RPC command

getmempoolentry "txid"

Returns mempool data for given transaction

Arguments

1. "txid"    (string, required) The transaction id (must be in mempool)

Result

{                           (json object)
    "size" : n,             (numeric) transaction size.
    "time" : n,             (numeric) local time transaction entered pool in seconds since 1 Jan 1970 GMT
    "height" : n,           (numeric) block height when transaction entered pool (DEPRECATED)
    "fees" : {
        "base" : n,         (numeric) transaction fee in BCH
        "modified" : n,     (numeric) transaction fee with fee deltas used for mining priority in BCH
    }
    "depends" : [           (array) unconfirmed transactions used as inputs for this transaction
        "transactionid",    (string) parent transaction id
       ... ]
    "spentby" : [           (array) unconfirmed transactions spending outputs from this transaction
        "transactionid",    (string) child transaction id
       ... ]
}

Examples

> bitcoin-cli getmempoolentry "mytxid"
> curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "getmempoolentry", "params": ["mytxid"] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;' http://127.0.0.1:8332/

Bitcoin Cash Node Daemon version v23.0.1-fe11d27

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