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Get Prev Ds Difficulty

Returns the minimum DS difficulty of the previous block. This is represented as an Number.

Example Request

curl -d '{
    "id": "1",
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "method": "GetPrevDSDifficulty",
    "params": [""]
}' -H "Content-Type: application/json" -X POST ""
const prevDSDifficulty = await zilliqa.blockchain.getPrevDSDifficulty();
public class App {
    public static void main(String[] args) throws IOException {
        HttpProvider client = new HttpProvider("");
        Rep<Integer> prevDSDifficulty = client.getPrevDSDifficulty();
        System.out.println(new Gson().toJson(prevDSDifficulty));
from pyzil.zilliqa import chain
func GetPrevDSDifficulty() {
    provider := NewProvider("")
    response := provider.GetPrevDSDifficulty()
    result, _ := json.Marshal(response)

Example Response

  "id": "1",
  "jsonrpc": "2.0",
  "result": 149

HTTP Request

Chain(s) URL(s)
Zilliqa mainnet
Developer testnet
Local testnet http://localhost:4201/
Isolated server


Parameter Type Required Description
id string Required "1"
jsonrpc string Required "2.0"
method string Required "GetPrevDSDifficulty"
params string Required Empty string ""