Network Traffic

This section provides an overview of the ways Feather can make network connections.

To / Feature Description Always over Tor Handled by
Node Synchronization, transaction construction Optional[0] epee
Websocket Fiat price, Reddit, CCS, current blockheight Yes Qt
Built-in updater Contacts if a new update is available. Depends on websocket. Yes Qt
Local Monero Contacts LocalMonero’s v3 address only if a search is initiated in the Local Monero tab. Yes Qt
Mining Connection to mining pool, only if pool mining. Optional[1] Qt

(0) = configurable when Feather starts for the first time and in Tor settings, see Tor support for more information.
(1) = configurable in the mining settings, see Setup mining for more information.