Function decodeBase58AddressFormat

  • Attempt to decode a Base58Address-formatted string. This is more lenient than decodeCashAddress, which also validates the address version.

    Returns the contents of the address or an error message as a string.

    To encode a Base58Address-like format, use encodeBase58AddressFormat.


    • address: string

      the string to decode as a base58 address

    • sha256: {
          hash: ((input) => Uint8Array) & ((input) => Uint8Array);
      } = internalSha256

      an implementation of sha256 (defaults to the internal WASM implementation)

      • hash: ((input) => Uint8Array) & ((input) => Uint8Array)

    Returns string | {
        payload: Uint8Array;
        version: number;

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