[Bitcoin-development] BIP - Selector Script

Peter Todd pete at petertodd.org
Fri Apr 25 19:58:38 UTC 2014

On Fri, Apr 25, 2014 at 07:17:48PM +0000, Luke-Jr wrote:
> I believe you meant to link here instead?
>     https://github.com/TierNolan/bips/blob/bip4x/bip-0046.mediawiki
> This looks reasonable from a brief skim over, but does not define any use 
> cases (it mentions "necessary for atomic cross chain transfers", but does not 
> explain how it is useful for that - perhaps that belongs in another BIP you 
> haven't written yet, though). IMO, it should also require P2SH.

Keep in mind that P2SH redeemScripts are limited to just 520 bytes;
there's going to be many cases where more complex transactions just
can't be encoded in P2SH at all.

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