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pruneblockchain JSON-RPC command

pruneblockchain height


1. height    (numeric, required) The block height to prune up to. May be set to a discrete height, or a unix timestamp
             to prune blocks whose block time is at least 2 hours older than the provided timestamp.


n    (numeric) Height of the last block pruned.


> bitcoin-cli pruneblockchain 1000
> curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "pruneblockchain", "params": [1000] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;'

Bitcoin Cash Node Daemon version v27.0.1-7ef8bf2

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