[Bitcoin-development] Warning message when running wallet in Windows XP (or drop support?)

Mark Friedenbach mark at monetize.io
Wed Apr 16 21:39:27 UTC 2014

On 04/16/2014 02:29 PM, Kevin wrote:
> Okay, so how about an autoupdate function which pulls a work around off 
> the server?  Sooner or later, the vulnerabilities must be faced.

NO. Bitcoin Core will never have an auto-update functionality. That
would be a single point of failure whose compromise could result in the
theft of every last bitcoin held in a Bitcoin Core wallet.

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