[Bitcoin-development] Pubkey addresses

Luke-Jr luke at dashjr.org
Sun Dec 18 00:39:32 UTC 2011


On Saturday, December 17, 2011 7:28:12 PM Luke-Jr wrote:
> On Saturday, December 17, 2011 6:46:34 PM Gregory Maxwell wrote:
> > Sorry to be curt— I'm a little irritated that discussion on recovery
> > in OP_EVAL was dropped because "input script size doesn't matter
> > because of pruning" and now people are talking about adding another
> > address type which creates seriously bloated transactions where there
> > is pruning, because its slightly smaller in the no-pruning case (and
> > again, still not as small for key recovery).
> 
> I missed that bit. I'm willing to defer full OP_EVAL support on Eligius in
> order to enable key recovery...

In fact, as long as we have this opportunity to enable new opcodes, maybe we 
should spend some time revisiting what doors that opens...




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