Gives back the difficulty of the proof-of-work as a multiple of the minimum difficulty.

Example Request and Result for getdifficulty method

In this section, we provide an illustrative example of a request made to retrieve details contents using the getdifficulty method. Additionally, we present the resulting response containing information about the difficulty of the proof-of-work.


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The example in this section uses a non-existing project id.

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Returns the difficulty of the proof-of-work


Request Body

    "result": 75502165623893.72,
    "error": null,
    "id": "bwarelabs"

Curl Request example

curl --location '<project-id>' \
--header 'Content-Type: application/json' \
--data '{
    "jsonrpc": "1.0",
    "id": "bwarelabs",
    "method": "getdifficulty",
    "params": []

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