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Questions tagged [reputation-tokens]

Questions about the ERC-20 tokens (called REP) that trade on the Ethereum platform and support the Augur Oracle incentive structure

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Is the REP passive holding FAQ on Augur.net accurate?

Currently FAQ (https://www.augur.net/faq/) explains that Passive holders of Reputation (REP) that are not using their Reputation (REP) within the Augur protocol to stake on disputes and forks ...
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Augur New Contract

I have REP tokens in my ERC20 wallet. The contract is described as frozen due, I understand, to the migration from Serpent to Solidity. I would be very grateful for an explanation of how I can ...
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How to send your REP tokens out of parity to use in MetaMask when the REP token is not registered on parity?

For Parity to show a token in the dropdown menu where you select which token to send it needs to be registered with Parity Token Registry Dapp. REP token is not registered and because of that I can't ...
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REP left in Ether/ForkDelta & IDEX as of August 9th

Some people may be on vacation, sick, deceased, or did not follow Augur closely enough (for varied reasons) to be aware of the migration date and how to prepare for it. What happens to the REP tokens ...
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Production REP token contract migration process

What occurred during the production REP token contract migration scheduled to begin at 11AM PST on August 9th? This is an automatic migration, meaning REP token holders do not need to do anything. ...
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What would I lose if I reported the wrong answer?

I am little confused. If I voted for the correct answer(the fact) then I can get the reward(in ETH and REP, the fee, right?), But what if I voted for the wrong answer? what would I lose? REP? How ...
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Preparation for July 9th, 2018 REP migration

What steps do REP token holders need to take in order to prepare for the upcoming REP token contract migration on July 9th, 2018?
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Augur Governance Plan

What is the governance plan for Augur? Will Augur Foundation always retain the keys to the contract to make continuous improvements? If yes, do REP token holders have a governance role? Or will the ...
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Main difference between Augur and Gnosis

What is the main difference between Augur (REP) and Gnosis (GNO)?
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Accessing old REP balance and transaction data

The REP data on Etherscan only lists data following the conversion of Augur from Serpent to Solidity. How can I access REP transaction and balance data for specific ETH addresses prior to the Solidity ...
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How can I access / trade REP tokens?

i had also bought augur rep tokens during the crowdsale. I have an email from augur stating: "The encrypted private key for the new Ethereum account 53a8ecc4734e547a6c98b24cb1fe4b0f83f4d521 you ...
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Security implications of Augur market cap exceeding that of Ethereum

Assume at some point in the future Augur marketcap greatly exceeds that of Ethereum. In that situation would the current Ethereum PoW or future PoS security model retain sufficient security ...
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Send Augur from Jaxx to Poloniex

i have a Problem sending Rep from one Wallet to the other. I want to transfer from my Jaxx-Wallet to Poloniex, so that i can swap Rep to other Cryptos. The Gas is paid, but the Rep stay, where ...
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Claiming Augur Rep from Coinbase

How do I prove to Coinbase that the Augur Rep I purchased in the Augur ICO was sent to a Coinbase wallet?
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Identifying the Rep ICO distribution

I purchased Rep Tokens in the Augur ICO. How do I identify the transaction that occurred when Augur distributed those Rep to the wallet that I submitted?
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What happens if I cannot access the ETH account I used to purchase REP from the crowdsale?

I know that some people purchased REP tokens during the crowdsale but forgot their ETH address or password used during the original sale. What happens if I cannot access the ETH account I used to ...
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How do I access tokens purchased during the crowdsale?

I participated augur crowdsale at "https://sale.augur.net/". Previously, when I accessed the website I could check the coins I bought and I was able to withdraw. That site is no longer available. ...
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Will Augur's coin Rep eventually be divisible?

Similar to how I can buy fractions of a bitcoin, will REP eventually be the same?
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Augur token and forking

after reading the answer from Micah Zoltu a few questions popped up. Here is the original thread: What makes REP tokens a critical component of Augur? My questions are: How many times so far was ...
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What is the link between dynamic Reporter fees and REP price?

I've seen that the reporter fee is dynamic and proportional to the amount of open interest in the system, but the deterministic link between REP price and fees remains unclear. For example, if open ...
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Do you have a clear idea of how much new REP will be created, relative to the existing supply, each year?

Do you have a clear idea of how much new REP will be created, relative to the existing supply, each year?
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What are the details of the REP migration after the Serpent security vulnerability?

What is the symbol of the old and new token? What is the address of the old and new token? Where can I see the source code for the old and new tokens?
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Do I receive tokens for joining Augur?

Noob question here, but I just signed up to Augur and I can see the following on the top left corner of the page: ETH Tokens:10,000.0000 ETH:99.9955 REP:47.00 What do ETH tokens and ETH represent? ...
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Does the 5x multiplier restrict the Rep token value?

I understand that the 5x multiplier is used to keep the market cap sufficiently higher than the open interest in order to secure against attacks but is the Rep market cap fixed to 5x open interest or ...
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What was the average price for REP @ ICO?

At what (average) price in terms of ETH, BTC and USD did people receive REP tokens during the ICO in 2015?
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On the necessity of REP - Couldn't ETH be used to buy registration tokens?

Apologies for asking a very similar vein of question to the one discussed here: What makes REP tokens a critical component of Augur? However, I am still slightly confused about the necessity of REP ...
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Is there a technical reason why REP trading cannot resume on EtherDelta?

Following the REP contract migration to Solidity refunds were issued for REP locked up in the EtherDelta escrow system. The Solidity migration is now complete and REP remains one of the most well ...
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What makes REP tokens a critical component of Augur?

Many ERC20 "utility tokens" have been criticized for not being technically required for the DApp to function properly because ETH could easily be used instead. What exactly makes Augur one of those ...
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Isn't there a reporting centralization risk because required work is not proportional to REP staked?

So if the amount of work a reporter has to do each reporting period is not proportional to the amount of REP staked but on a per account basis wouldn't that mean as the system grows and there's more ...
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Does forgoing staking REP on outcomes during reporting mean no claims on redistribution of REP?

If one keeps their REP in an exchange, or in cold storage, without staking it as part of reporting, does this mean they not only lose out of fee rewards, but also redistribution of tokens that have ...
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Where does the 5x multiplier on open interest come from?

Augur's reporting fee system is designed to put upward price pressure on REP such that the REP market cap remains at least 5x larger than Augur outstanding interest. What is the reasoning between 5x ...
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How much work will REP holders have to do?

How is the reporting work divided among REP holders? I assume that it will be proportional to the REP tokens a person holds. For example, if I hold 2 tokens I'll have to do twice the work as a person ...
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What prevents the reporter participation rate from falling too low?

My understanding is that reporters have the choice between being active or dormant. If you choose to be active, there are two costs associated with that: 1) It requires labor time and 2) If you ...
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What are the actual mechanics of the new fee structure?

Joey outlined the new fee structure in an answer yesterday, saying that the fees will adjust automatically so that the REP market cap is 5x outstanding interest on the Augur platform. Can you explain ...
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Calculate the future value of REP tokens

Is it possible to calculate the future value of a REP token on the basis of an estimated betting volume and average reporting fee? E.g. 1.000.000.000$ yearly betting volume with an average 0.5% ...
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Is owning ETH required to own REP?

Do I need to purchase Ethereum before I can buy or use Augur?
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EtherDelta and Oasis refunds

Why were refunds for EtherDelta and Oasis users related to the REP contract Solidity migration need to be processed manually? Who covered the cost of the refund and what was the liability?
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Augur sent to ETH address of an exchange not supporting REP

If I accidentally sent REP to the ETH address of an exchange that does not support REP, is it lost forever? I know what my accounts ETH address is and can see the REP as an ERC20 balance in that ...
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What are average fees on Augur?

I'm writing a full analysis of Augur and REP tokens, and value comes down to two things-- market volume and market fees. Volume can be estimated in various ways, but I'm curious about calculating ...
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Can you lose REP due to inactivity?

We can read in the Augur guide page: Those who hold Reputation are expected to report accurately on the outcome of randomly selected events within Augur every few weeks. What if you fail to report ...
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When system redistributes REP from the bad reporters?

As per Augur guide page: If holders fail to report accurately on the outcome of an event, or attempt to be dishonest – the Augur system redistributes the bad reporters Reputation to those who have ...
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Recovering REP sent to Augur Beta

Can I recover REP if I sent it to my account that was created in the Augur beta app?
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What objective reasons are there to punish REP holders that didn't vote but were not dormant? [closed]

I understand that reporting is important. But since there is the possibility to not vote anyway by switching rep dormant what are the reasons to punish people who forgot to switch it dormant? Wouldn'...
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How do I activate my REP? [closed]

I know that REP are inactive on exchanges. How do I activate and deactivate my REP tokens once in my own wallet?
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Testnet REP token acquisition and persistence

How can testnet REP be obtained? Is there a testnet or some other automated source to acquire them? Are balances reset periodically or will the testnet REP I remain available to me permanently?
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Given that there are only 11 million REP in circulation, what happens when that number significantly diminishes?

In other words, as people lose access to their wallets, send REP to the wrong address, or just plain die, how will the ecosystem make up for the loss of these REP tokens? Certainly the current amount ...
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How many REP tokens are there?

How many REP (Reputation) tokens exist? What is the rate of inflation (if any) in REP supply? Since REP is not mined, what security mechanisms protect its supply and ownership records from being ...
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Is owning REP required to use the Augur platform?

If I do not desire to report on any events, must I still own REP to either: Create markets Predict outcomes of events In other words is owning reputation tokens required (for non reporters) to use ...
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Why is there 99 ETH and 47 REP in my newly created account?

I've set up a new Airbitz account and after logging back in my local client shows the following funds: ETH Tokens:10,000.0000; ETH:99.9955; REP:47.00 How come I already have ETH and REP in the newly ...
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How to deposit funds to account?

I've setup Augur locally, and I'm on the Account page with a QR code to scan. I've scanned QR code using Chrome app, but it's just giving me the hex address. So what are the next steps to deposit ...