changeset 26716:d683c4d40eba

Update sendfrom RPC help to correct coin selection misconception
author Russell Yanofsky <russ@yanofsky.org>
date Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:44:12 -0500
parents f9e290155672
children b3d729708a34
files src/wallet/rpcwallet.cpp
diffstat 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/src/wallet/rpcwallet.cpp	Wed Feb 22 13:03:37 2017 +0100
+++ b/src/wallet/rpcwallet.cpp	Thu Feb 23 13:44:12 2017 -0500
@@ -819,6 +819,9 @@
             + HelpRequiringPassphrase() + "\n"
             "\nArguments:\n"
             "1. \"fromaccount\"       (string, required) The name of the account to send funds from. May be the default account using \"\".\n"
+            "                       Specifying an account does not influence coin selection, but it does associate the newly created\n"
+            "                       transaction with the account, so the account's balance computation and transaction history can reflect\n"
+            "                       the spend.\n"
             "2. \"toaddress\"         (string, required) The bitcoin address to send funds to.\n"
             "3. amount                (numeric or string, required) The amount in " + CURRENCY_UNIT + " (transaction fee is added on top).\n"
             "4. minconf               (numeric, optional, default=1) Only use funds with at least this many confirmations.\n"