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Bitcoin Codebase Deep Dive

First Bitcoin preview code posted by Satoshi had 4 files. Now, after more than 10 years, Bitcoin codebase contains around half a million files. In this post, we look into Bitcoin’s protocol codebase and its different characteristics.

The nature of Bitcoin is such that once version 0.1 was released, the core design was set in stone for the rest of its lifetime. - Satoshi