getdescriptorinfo (util command)

Bitcoin Core 24.1 RPC

getdescriptorinfo "descriptor"

Analyses a descriptor.


1. descriptor    (string, required) The descriptor.


{                                   (json object)
  "descriptor" : "str",             (string) The descriptor in canonical form, without private keys
  "checksum" : "str",               (string) The checksum for the input descriptor
  "isrange" : true|false,           (boolean) Whether the descriptor is ranged
  "issolvable" : true|false,        (boolean) Whether the descriptor is solvable
  "hasprivatekeys" : true|false     (boolean) Whether the input descriptor contained at least one private key


Analyse a descriptor
> bitcoin-cli getdescriptorinfo "wpkh([d34db33f/84h/0h/0h]0279be667ef9dcbbac55a06295Ce870b07029Bfcdb2dce28d959f2815b16f81798)"
> curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id": "curltest", "method": "getdescriptorinfo", "params": ["wpkh([d34db33f/84h/0h/0h]0279be667ef9dcbbac55a06295Ce870b07029Bfcdb2dce28d959f2815b16f81798)"]}' -H 'content-type: text/plain;'