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chicken-bitcoin

An interface to bitcoind's JSON-RPC API for Chicken Scheme.

Requirements

Besides Chicken, the following extensions are required:

Usage

Function names and signatures match those listed in the bitcoind API reference. JSON responses are translated into Scheme datatypes according to medea's conversion rules.

When an error response is received from bitcoind, an exception of type (exn bitcoin) is raised.

> (use bitcoin)
> (define c (make-bitcoind-connection "http://user:pass@localhost:8332"))
> (getblockcount c)
215673
> (getblock c 123456)
"0000000000002917ed80650c6174aac8dfc46f5fe36480aaef682ff6cd83c3ca"
> (getinfo c)
((version . 70200)
 (protocolversion . 60002)
 (walletversion . 60000)
 (balance . 12.0)
 (blocks . 215673)
 (connections . 0)
 (proxy . "")
 (difficulty . 2979636.61693807)
 (testnet . #f)
 (keypoololdest . 1357260660)
 (keypoolsize . 108)
 (paytxfee . 0.0)
 (errors . ""))

Author

Evan Hanson evhan@foldling.org

License

WTFPL. See LICENSE for details.