abandonchannel

dcrlncli abandonchannel - Abandons an existing channel.

Usage

  dcrlncli abandonchannel [command options] funding_txid [output_index]

Description

Removes all channel state from the database except for a close summary. This method can be used to get rid of permanently unusable channels due to bugs fixed in newer versions of dcrlnd.

Only available when dcrlnd is built in debug mode.

To view which funding_txids/output_indexes can be used for this command, see the channel_point values within the listchannels command output. The format for a channel_point is ‘funding_txid:output_index’.

Options

Option Info
--funding_txid value the txid of the channel’s funding transaction
--output_index value the output index for the funding output of the funding transaction (default: 0)