How Accounts on Polkadot and Substrate are created?

Matej Nemček ⚡ 孔子
Jul 25 · 5 min read

🤔 What happened in the background?

🎭 Behind the scenes: Create account

🍰 Bonus stage. Sign and verify the signature

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verify the signature of signed data

🎭 Behind the scenes: Sign & Verify Signature

🗝 Subkey 🍉

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subkey generate

Sign data

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Verify Signature

verify the signature with subkey utility for substrate

Conclusion

Sources

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Matej Nemček ⚡ 孔子

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