The HIVE FAQ πŸ˜²βš οΈπŸ“’


g8yp4c.png

Motivation...

Since I have seen lots of repeated questioning out there (comments, discord, etc) and attempting to not get the head of @ats-david cracked up in half, I have decided to help clear some confusions if I can.

Therefore I am throwing this post (which will probably get edited multiple times), to share some Q&A about what people perceive about the recently announcement from the next Hard Fork of STEEM, called "The Hive!", aka HIVE. Basically the attempt to continue decentralization of MANY things.

So, lets begin right away!

FAQ (being updated via comments and others)

I will be updating this section with questions/answers I see around... Also check Hive Discord.

  1. What will happen to all my posts, coments, SBD/STEEM (liquid, savings and PoweredUP), etc?*Answer: It will all be mapped into the HIVE blockchain. Nothing will change, except that STEEM will be called HIVE form then on. This assumes you have switched to the HIVE blockchain of course.
  2. What do I need to do to BEEEEEE in the HIVE blockchain?
    Answer: Hopefully nothing. If most of the dapps migrate as well (very likely), you will feel a smooth migration and notice nothing. But if that also concerns you, then be knowledgeable that most dapps already allow you to point to specific RPC nodes, which are basically gateways to the blockchain. Hence, if you point for example @esteemapp to STEEM, you post into STEEM. If you point to HIVE, you post on there. But if you used a web front-end like https://steemit.com, then now, just use https://hive.blog instead.
  3. If I sell all my STEEM now, will I get an account?Answer: Yes, you will still have an account on the HIVE blockchain, but you will have the same exact tokens there that you had on STEEM at the snapshot time.1. What happens to Steem Engine tokens?Answer: "Steem Engine" is considered middle layer (between the Blockchaihain, like currently STEEM blocks get produced by #witnesses and the Front-end, like https://hive.blog, https://steempeak.com or https://busy.org), refore, if they decide to migrate (most likely), it's going to be on their honor to reflect things on the new HIVE chain. Basically speaking, everything will be the same for you.1. After the snapshot, can I sell STEEM?Answer: If you are able too, yes. But be mindful that if 99% of all dapps and middle-layers migrate to the new chain (very likely) then you will have no one but Justin to trade with. And I am sure he will not buy your STEEM, so basically, its worth nothing. ing.
    1. What happens to my reputation?Answer: Will be the same at the time of the snapshot. Again, you will most likely notice nothing really changed, except that now you are on the HIVE blockchain, which by the way, will be more cool and more secure than what STEEM currently is.
  4. Does our STEEM and SBD in savings get transferred over to HIVE as well?Answer: Yes. Again, everything will be mapped at the time of the snaapshot.
  5. What happens to the payouts of posts that are pending payouts at the snapshot time?Answer: They will just payout on both chains.
    1. What happens to my delegations?Answer: They will just continue to be as they are if you don't change them at the time of the snnapshot.
    2. What happens after the Hard Fork if I start powering down now?Answer: You will still be powering down and still receive HIVE equivalent to what you have in STEEM, but after the fork, you will be powering down HIVE instead of STEEM. And be mindful, because one of the changes after the Hard Fork is the power up governance delay. If you power up later (after the fork) you will need to wait 30 days for that power up to take effect on your voting for witnesses. Other things don't get affected (like voting posts, etc).
  6. Do I need to change any keys?Answer: No. The keys will be the same exact ones you used on STEEM.
  7. When is it advisable to change keys?Answer: Ok, this one is different. And trying to explain why many out there recommend to change your keys after the Hard Fork, the reason for that slightly confusing recommendation is because iif you were usin the steemit.com front-end and used for example your active key, or your posting key, or in some cases, your account password. Then it means the front-end owner (Justin Suun) "might" hav your keys recorded on the logs or somewhere else. For this reason and whenever ANY other tool/front-end is compromised, you should ALWAYS change your keys if used on those tools/front-ends. When? As soon as you can. To be clear, it's not because of the Hard Fork that you should change keys OK?
  8. Do I ed to change the recovery account, from @steem?Answer: You were always free to choose which account should be used for the recovery of your account. But if you don't trust @steem account, you can change it to whomever you trust.

    Anothher ATTPT TO EXPLAIN IN aLLin1 GO! ine that the Steem chain could be put into a copy machine...and at 10am EST on Friday, we run the Steem chain through this copy machine...and the copy machine spits out an exact replica (a copy) of the Steem chain. So now there are two Steem chains.

    Then imagine we just slap the name "Hive" on the copy.
    That's what will happen...minus the ninja-mined Steemit stake (and a few other accounts).
    Probably the best explanation from @ats-david 🀣s-david I am sure....

Hive OpenSource Repo?Here https://github.com/openhive-network/hive

More q?

Comment bellow and I will answer/include them on this post.



Check these Cryptocurrency πŸ’³Cards

Crypto.com Crypterium TenX Revolut Wirex
https://img.wirexapp.com/images/t_optimize_transf/v1573412547/wirexapp/wirex30/en/en-img-card-hero.png/img

by @forykw

eSteem Footer Line

info@esteem.app
🌐`eSteem.app` | πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»`GitHub` | πŸ“Ί`YouTube`
✍🏻 `Telegram` | πŸ’¬`Discord`

Posted with eSteem


Comments 65


Thanks for mentioning eSteem app. Kindly join our Discord or Telegram channels to learn more about eSteem, don't miss our amazing updates.
Follow @esteemapp as well!

18.03.2020 05:32
0

Waiting eagerly for your announcement. Please respond with the link if you see this. Thanks.

18.03.2020 07:15
0

Enjoy a $trendotoken bonus from MAPX!
Please also take a look at @MAPXV and @MAXUV as MAPX tokens are almost sold out.
Thanks for being a member of MAPX.
NOTE, the ADDAX Game Round 3 starts 17 March.

18.03.2020 05:35
0

Congratulations @map10k, you successfuly trended the post shared by @forykw!
@forykw will receive 3.76947675 TRDO & @map10k will get 2.51298450 TRDO curation in 3 Days from Post Created Date!

"Call TRDO, Your Comment Worth Something!"

To view or trade TRDO go to steem-engine.com
Join TRDO Discord Channel or Join TRDO Web Site

18.03.2020 05:35
0

He said, 'Stop doing wrong things and turn back to God! The kingdom of heaven is almost here.'(Matthew 3:2)

Bro. Eli Challenges Atheism Belief, There is No God

Watch the Video below to know the Answer...
(Sorry for sending this comment. We are not looking for our self profit, our intentions is to preach the words of God in any means possible.)


Comment what you understand of our Youtube Video to receive our full votes. We have 30,000 #SteemPower. It's our little way to Thank you, our beloved friend.

Check our Discord Chat
Join our Official Community: https://steemit.com/created/hive-182074

18.03.2020 05:38
0

I think the biggest question I have is where all my favorite communities will be based in? Will it be the new Hive or Steem? I think SteemLeo had declared they will be moving to Hive but I am not quite sure what the other communities/games will do.

It will be a difficult decision. While individual users like us can continue to post on both chains, communities will probably have to choose one.

18.03.2020 06:12
0

It will be a hard/confusing week for many, next week. But then it will all shape. I will be on both chains too, helping steemians convert to hiveians.

Anyway, if most people use the web interface... it will be quite simple to migrate all of them... =)

18.03.2020 06:14
0

I have a slow connection and like many am a mobile user only. I can seldom use a web interface which means my days on the block chain are counted.

18.03.2020 15:00
0

You can use @esteemapp or the new stuff coming... =) works quite well for me.

19.03.2020 11:34
0

@esteemapp is very slow if it comes to loading. I can not use it with my connection. And if it doesn't load posts only notifications in a list which do not load. I do not know how to solve this.

19.03.2020 12:15
0

When was the last time you tried it? Please drop those comments in the discord channel. They will be useful to improve the app, for @good-karma team.

Thanks a lot for the feedback. Let's keep working on the positive way =)

19.03.2020 20:37
0

Last week I tried it and scheduled it for 4 pm at 5:30 or 5 I noticed it was not posted so I put it back into draft and published it myself. I told it many times before but it doesn't work. πŸ™

19.03.2020 20:49
0

Hummm... i knew that everytime you edit the post that is scheduled you need to schedule it again, because the post changes. I know that's not ideal, but might it be what happened to you?

19.03.2020 21:16
0

No that did not happen.
First, they said I can with one account, not with the other. Strange I use the same phone and app.
Next, they said I needed to have the latest upgrade. I did, still strange I could with one account, not with the other.
After the upgrade, I managed once not the second time.

What I do... Log in with active key (they told me it's needed to schedule, strange since it's nowhere mentioned)
I paste the text I wrote into the text field, rollout the tags, choose date and time and publish.
I receive the message schedule succeed
I see the post in the list scheduled posts plus the date above it (no time).

As time passes by it is not posted and still in the list of scheduled posts.
On these rare occasions, it did with it was posted with only 1 tag!

The only way to post the scheduled post later is to move it to drafts and publish it. I can not edit or publish it if it's in the scheduled list that option is not given. I have to move it to drafts because I cannot save each thing I write on my phone.

I asked around a lot, had a dpoll about it but most people do not schedule or those who do are not reading dpolls.

I never write directly in esteem it's too small on a mobile phone (the letters) to work with, to read and have a descent overview.

20.03.2020 05:58
0

😲 🀯 😡 Gosh... seams you have been through a lot.

Maybe move to discord... Through comments here is quite frustrating to help. I know it works, at least on Desktop version. Never bothered trying on phone because usually I am more often in the PC.

Come on discord and DM me (same nick, and I am usually everywhere) if you wanna follow up on this. I would gladly try to help.

20.03.2020 06:14
0

Great tip but Discord is hard to load too and a no for me too plus I find it very chaotic to find a group or chat private to someone.

20.03.2020 08:56
0

Damn girl... I am almost asking for you number to help! =)

Patience. First the hardfork... I am going for a shower first.

20.03.2020 10:03
0

@tipu curate

18.03.2020 06:28
0
18.03.2020 06:29
0

It's all going to the new chain =)

Appreciate the recognition.

18.03.2020 06:36
0

But be mindful that if 99% of all dapps and middle-layers migrate to the new chain (very likely) then you will have no one but Justin to trade with.

You could sell on the exchanges I think, although the price might plummet after the fork. But there are always people trading steem even if they're not actually blogging/vlogging on the steem blockchain. I've come across quite a few people who are simply traders and never post anything on steem. They just buy and sell whatever crypto that interests them and that includes steem.

Just my 2 cents, but yes, the price could plummet to absolutely nothing.

18.03.2020 06:42
0

I am expecting it to go very low indeed... at least 75% of current price... and that's a very optimistic estimate.

18.03.2020 06:52
0

Not immediately though, the price will drop sharply within the next 3-4 months, by which time most people will have powered down their steem and will start dumping.

Unless ofcourse Justin continues to have his brainfuck and changes PD to 24 hours and people dump soon after they move to hive!

18.03.2020 06:56
0

LOL! That would even lower the price quicker! LOL

18.03.2020 06:58
0

thanks for the FAQ cool tips @forykw

18.03.2020 08:12
0

No worries mate. You just came in at a super active moment of this community. Hopefully this will be a smooth ride for you too. I know you are kick smart as me... probably more! LOL

18.03.2020 09:55
0

Yeah sweet, transitions are positive when the right team has acted so I'm all for the up and move.

18.03.2020 21:27
0

Dear @forykw

Thanks for this FAQ. I resteemed it already.

I've been trying to figure out what to think about entire situation. In my opinion - neither Justin or most old witnesses aren't to be trusted - and it's just power struggle.

Regardless, we're all going to be affected in ways we cannot yet predict.

Personally, I care to learn how many people I know will move to one chain or another. To see who I would lose if I choose one option or second one. Probably I will try to maintain my presence on both chains.

Yours, Piotr

18.03.2020 10:15
0

Keep reading and being around... and you will be fine =) You are an already very well known accountant =)

18.03.2020 10:45
0

Go with the Hive Mind Bruv!

Screen Shot 2020-03-15 at 8.15.24 PM.png

19.03.2020 17:41
0

I should have to remove all my delegation now in preparation in moving to Hive...

18.03.2020 10:44
0

Not worth it... in my view.

18.03.2020 10:46
0

I am happy with the FAQ a part of my questions is answered. There was one more but I forgot.
I still do not feel comfortable because of the German post I read. It feels as if you made not mentioned it here that those seen as the enemy are not welcome.
My answer about the power down and delegations is answered now. Thank you πŸ’•

18.03.2020 15:04
0

Thank you for the feedback and acknowledging the effort here. Totally the thing about this community.

19.03.2020 06:50
0

I will point more to this post and partly translated it to some Germans. Thank you again I stop by to stay updated. πŸ‘

I wish you a great day. πŸ’•

19.03.2020 09:27
0

Great to hear that. I will do another round today to see if there’s more questions/answers to add.

Was quite exhausting the day due COVID-19 stuff, but I am always eager to get home to check the Hive!

19.03.2020 09:30
0

I thought too life would be easier with children at home, no rush etc but more people have questions, are chatting, the teachers make a mess out of it, we struggle to get online which takes a lot of time and in between I try to stsy updated. So it's good to have you and your FAQ. πŸ’•

19.03.2020 12:21
0

πŸ˜… same happening at my place... and i have 4...

19.03.2020 20:41
0

I assume we get used to it. πŸ˜ƒ

19.03.2020 20:47
0

Hopefully not! =) I want my freedom back LOL

Joking... It gets better with experience like anything else.

19.03.2020 21:17
0

I want my freedom back to. Mine keep themselves busy, are helpful, quiet but the house is full but since it saves me money it's a good thing. πŸ˜„πŸ’•

20.03.2020 05:46
0

Please don't be annoyed.
Will my steem power also move to Hive?

18.03.2020 15:21
0

Yes. Everything.

19.03.2020 00:18
0

Okay
Thanks
Steem goes high
$0.36

19.03.2020 07:25
0

HIVE sounds really exciting @forykw! Thank you for compiling this FAQ. Would you know if our SBI and steemauto upvotes will be copied to HIVE as well?

18.03.2020 15:33
0

Both SBI and steemauto run middle-layers, so it up to them to migrate to HIVE.

I know steemauto already confirmed. SBI, not sure, but most likely everyone will migrate to HIVE. This community is too powerfull =)

19.03.2020 00:20
0

Hi @forykw!

Your post was upvoted by @steem-ua, new Steem dApp, using UserAuthority for algorithmic post curation!
Your UA account score is currently 3.444 which ranks you at #4992 across all Steem accounts.
Your rank has not changed in the last three days.

In our last Algorithmic Curation Round, consisting of 70 contributions, your post is ranked at #35.

Evaluation of your UA score:
  • You're on the right track, try to gather more followers.
  • The readers like your work!
  • Try to work on user engagement: the more people that interact with you via the comments, the higher your UA score!

Feel free to join our @steem-ua Discord server

18.03.2020 17:05
0

Yay!
Your post has been boosted with ESTM. Keep up the good work!
Dear reader, Install Android, iOS Mobile app or Windows, Mac, Linux Surfer app!
Learn more: https://esteem.app
Join our discord: https://discord.me/esteem

19.03.2020 10:00
0

It works! =)

19.03.2020 10:02
0

Thanks for this, the time taken to explain, found many answers from questions raised in comment stream and content above.

19.03.2020 15:10
0

Glad it helped. Makes my effort much more rewarding.

19.03.2020 20:41
0

excellent post and quite illuminating in the middle of all this situation, I didn't know if it was going to be a copy of steem or something else. Can I make a Spanish translation in my blog? many users of my community have no idea what to decide because they don't even know what this new platform is going to be about

19.03.2020 16:45
0

Sure you can, but be mindful that I am constantly trying to edit this post to fix any mistakes or add new information. If you reference this in your post, then it would be helpful for whom reads it, so they understand that you might need to check on my updated to update your translated post.

Otherwise, you can just resteem or cross-post into a community and then ask people to google translate... probably not ideal, but good enough.

19.03.2020 20:44
0

Update log:

  • Added some clarification on keys (12). Thanks @thehive
20.03.2020 01:55
0

What about the rewarding system in the new chain?

20.03.2020 05:11
0

For now the same as we have now.

20.03.2020 06:09
0

There are still a few people using Steem and I reckon they'll buy our Steem.

20.03.2020 07:34
0

yeap... hopefully they can buy mine too in 13 weeks, after my power down gets initiated.

I mean... if Justin wants a chain for profits, then all he is going to get is users that want the same.

20.03.2020 07:39
0

Nice thanks. Most important and confusing questions has been discussed.

21.03.2020 02:37
0

Migrate to the Hive chain... this post you made is on the STEEM blockchain. Not the HIVE one.

21.03.2020 06:15
0

Congratulations @forykw, your post successfully recieved 3.76947675 TRDO from below listed TRENDO callers:

@map10k earned : 2.5129845 TRDO curation


To view or trade TRDO go to steem-engine.com
Join TRDO Discord Channel or Join TRDO Web Site

21.03.2020 05:51
0

Hello Piotr!

I cannot post on the link you shared to me. i tried sending you a message on discord but apparently, we do not share the same server/browser anymore.

For the record, though I was considering to migrate sometime in hive, I need to face the reality that although the system is stable, the things that I am familiar with like tribes, etc would take some time to be established in the system.

In fairness to them. they are doing everything to make the experience great for everyone.

For now, I am going to wait and see how things are going. Meaning, I will blog on steemit and hive until i could see how things are going on both sides.

27.03.2020 09:54
0

I think you answered on the wrong thread LOL

27.03.2020 10:33
0

yeah. cause I don't know how to get on piotr.This is a desperate attempt. hahahaha

27.03.2020 10:43
0

Jump on HIVE and on discords.

01.04.2020 22:53
0