eth_getTransactionCount | Ronin

The eth_getTransactionCount method returns the number of transactions sent from a specified address. This count includes the transaction index position in the block.


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  • address: The address to get the number of transactions from.
  • blockParameter (optional): This can be a hexadecimal block number, or the strings "latest", "earliest", or "pending", indicating the state from which to count the transactions.


  • result: The number of transactions sent from the address, returned as a hexadecimal number.

Use case

This method is useful for determining the nonce for the next transaction to be sent from the specified address. The nonce ensures transactions are processed in order and prevents double-spending and replay attacks.

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