[bitcoin-dev] Fees and the block-finding process

Peter Todd pete at petertodd.org
Mon Aug 17 15:01:30 UTC 2015


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On 17 August 2015 07:49:21 GMT-07:00, BitMinter operator via bitcoin-dev <bitcoin-dev at lists.linuxfoundation.org> wrote:
>I don't think mining pools will immediately make blocks as big as
>possible if the hard limit is raised.

Note that XT includes a patch that sets the soft limit to be the same as the hard limit by default, so if miners did use the defaults "as big as possible" blocks would be produced.
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