confidential transfer instructions like transfer, withdraw, deposit require you to provide zk-proofs from the client side, is there a workaround where i can transfer tokens confidentially from a PDA as the token account authority?

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It's a bit tricky -- this is only possible if you have access to the secret key for the ElGamal key on the account owned by the PDA. By default, the ElGamal key is derived from the owner, so you'll have to configure the account in a different way.

Note that we're considering other options for this situation, and perhaps allowing a fake proof to be generated, similar to how PDAs don't use real signatures.

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