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Discreet Log Contract Oracle


Q: What am I looking at here?

The landing page for a (forex, cryptocurrency and futures specific) Discreet Log Contract Oracle.

Q: What does that mean?

You can read the DLC white paper here or watch Tadge Dryja and Gert-Jaap Glasbergen discuss Discreet Log Contracts here .

Q: Ok. I'm just going to pretend I know what a Discreet Log Contract Oracle is. So how do I use it?

The oracle can be reached at ; the endpoints are:

Q: What information does the Discreet Log Contract Oracle attest to?

A: For a full list of supported tickers and more specific details, you can run the following command:
 curl -q -s  | python -mjson.tool  

Q: The currentValue doesn't seem to make sense?

A: The underlying contracts are priced in USD; we convert those into BTC using the Bitcoin spot price (updated hourly), denominated in satoshis.

Q: Wait I don't get what you can do with this....

A: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Q: I get what you can do with this. How can I get in touch?

A: You can DM the oracle maintainer on Twitter at

Q: Can I talk to you about stuff besides Discreet Log Contracts?

A: Shoot your shot.

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