What happens behind the scene in streams and blockchain mining ?

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When we use stream in blockchain is there any form of mining involved in the process which occurs behind the scene? and if i am manually command it to do round robin mining in a scenario of where all I am using streams in blockchain what happens then?
asked Dec 5, 2017 by raihu

1 Answer

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A stream item is just metadata that is embedded in a regular transaction (which in many cases will be doing nothing more than sending 0 units from one address back to itself). So it is mined/confirmed/validated in the exact same way as any other transaction on the chain.
answered Dec 5, 2017 by MultiChain
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