Rust Bitcoin

Open-source Rust projects categorized as Bitcoin

Top 23 Rust Bitcoin Projects

  • solana

    Web-Scale Blockchain for fast, secure, scalable, decentralized apps and marketplaces.

    Project mention: How Solana Ignores Security Best Practices | | 2023-02-15

    I visited the project on github (, and tried to get an overview of the ~800 open issues and ~100 open PRs.

  • stacks-blockchain

    The Stacks blockchain implementation

    Project mention: GameStop launches self-developed cryptocurrency and NFT wallet | | 2022-05-24
  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • ord

    👁‍🗨 Rare and exotic sats

    Project mention: ordinals inscription is in a address that starts with 14 instead of bc1? that's bad, right? because taproot address needs to start with bc1? | | 2023-03-19

    Thanks for your answer. I'm actually trying to get an ordinal from, and the verify vault is all good. The address of the inscription on matches with the emblem vault BTC address, so pretty sure not a scam.

  • exonum

    An extensible open-source framework for creating private/permissioned blockchain applications

  • darkfi

    Anonymous. Uncensored. Sovereign.

    Project mention: What do u guys think about DarkFi? | | 2023-01-20

    DarkFi website and documentation

  • electrs

    An efficient re-implementation of Electrum Server in Rust

    Project mention: How Wallet Mobile Softwares deal with Wallet Balance and Transactions history? | | 2023-03-06
  • parity-bitcoin

    The Parity Bitcoin client

  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • wagyu

    A Rust library for generating cryptocurrency wallets (by AleoHQ)

  • xmr-btc-swap

    Bitcoin–Monero Cross-chain Atomic Swap

    Project mention: The Creator of North Korean Hackers’ New Favorite Crypto Privacy Service | | 2023-02-12

    Why would you use a custodial (and trustful) mixer rather than atomic swaps to and from Monero [0]? Maybe the NK hackers don't need real privacy?


  • embassy-os

    Browser-based, graphical operating system for a personal server.

    Project mention: Help Installing EmbassyOS Full Node ($50 Bounty) | | 2023-02-15
  • fedimint

    Federated E-Cash Mint

    Project mention: error while setting up the fedimint federation | | 2023-03-18

    when i start the scripts this error keeps popping up . I am running the scripts referring to this github repo

  • bwt

    A lightweight wallet indexer for Bitcoin, available as an Electrum RPC server and a modern HTTP REST API.

    Project mention: How Wallet Mobile Softwares deal with Wallet Balance and Transactions history? | | 2023-03-06
  • interbtc

    interBTC: Trustless Bitcoin Anywhere

  • agora

    File server that accepts Lightning Network payments for downloads (by agora-org)

    Project mention: Bitcoin UTXOs: Explained for Beginners | | 2022-11-25

    1) agora with a lightning-over-tor method

  • feeless

    ⋰·⋰ Feeless is a Nano cryptocurrency node, wallet, tools, and Rust crate.

  • rgb-core

    RGB Core Library: consensus validation for private & scalable client-validated smart contracts on Bitcoin & Lightning

    Project mention: 'What is RGB and why you should care' article | | 2023-03-12

    Documentation takes time. Also, we are now finishing the release v0.10 of our libraries (RGB Core library has already been released which consists a lot of refactoring of the consensus-level code and introducing new things such as Interfaces, all of which made writing a classical documentation a bit useless in the past. With the version 0.10 all the materials will be updated and are being updated as we speak.

  • rgb-node

    RGB node - the official server-side implementation

  • liana

    The missing safety net for your coins

    Project mention: How to backup your bitcoin using time locked transactions | | 2023-02-16


  • rust-bitcoin-indexer

    Powerful & versatile Bitcoin Indexer, in Rust

  • rs-merkle

    The most advanced Merkle tree library for Rust

  • rust-teos

    The Eye of Satoshi - Lightning Watchtower

    Project mention: ⚡ Lightning Thursday! March 09, 2023: Explore the Lightning Network!⚡ | | 2023-03-09

    Question related to our newly released watch swaps: LND has watchtowers built in, but what about CLN, Eclair and LDK users? Do you guys all run The Eye of Satoshi (TEOS)?

  • atomicDEX-API

    This is the official AtomicAPI (atomicDEX API) repository

    Project mention: Friendly reminder: ARRR dies... | | 2022-04-01


  • itchysats

    CFDs on Bitcoin.

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-03-19.

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Project Stars
1 solana 10,097
2 stacks-blockchain 2,763
3 ord 1,224
4 exonum 1,209
5 darkfi 812
6 electrs 734
7 parity-bitcoin 717
8 wagyu 556
9 xmr-btc-swap 504
10 embassy-os 341
11 fedimint 333
12 bwt 245
13 interbtc 197
14 agora 169
15 feeless 128
16 rgb-core 122
17 rgb-node 107
18 liana 98
19 rust-bitcoin-indexer 97
20 rs-merkle 89
21 rust-teos 83
22 atomicDEX-API 79
23 itchysats 58
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