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Port of Bitcoin core coin selection logic to Python

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Port of Bitcoin core coin selection logic to Python, prioritizing fidelity to the original and convenience.
Classes / functions were named and organized per the original C++ code as far as was practicable. Most comments are copied.


pip install bitcoin_coin_selection


select_coins is the main interface here. See the exmples folder for a step-by-step walkthrough.


Bitcoin core coin selection logic:

Erhardt's thesis on coin selection

Explanation of the "OutputGroup" type (privacy enhancement)

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