Chaincode Decoded: Bech32m

This revisits a segment we call Chaincode Decoded. In this episode, we’ll learn how to say Bech32 and also what it and Bech32m are. Enjoy!

Correction: The characters removed from the set are 1 B I O (2:20)

  • Why do we need Bech32? (0:57)
  • What is the distinction between Bech32 and native SegWit? (3:20)
  • Why does Taproot need a new address format? (4:13)
  • Bech32 length extension mutation weakness (11:20)
  • Bech32m (12:25)

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Thanks to Caralie for the sound engineering.