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Bitcoin ABC 0.20.5

Bitcoin ABC version 0.20.5 is now available from:

This release includes the following features and fixes:

  • It is now possible to unload wallets dynamically at runtime. This feature is currently only available through the RPC interface.

GUI changes

  • Wallets loaded dynamically through the RPC interface may now be displayed in the bitcoin-qt GUI.
  • The default wallet will now be labeled [default wallet] in the bitcoin-qt GUI if no name is provided by the -wallet option on start up.
  • Wallets dynamically unloaded will now be reflected in the gui.
  • Block storage can be limited under Preferences, in the Main tab. Undoing this setting requires downloading the full blockchain again. This mode is incompatible with -txindex and -rescan.