[bitcoin-dev] BIP: Using Median time-past as endpoint for locktime calculations

Peter Todd pete at petertodd.org
Wed Aug 19 01:04:04 UTC 2015


On Tue, Aug 18, 2015 at 02:22:10AM +0100, Thomas Kerin via bitcoin-dev wrote:
> ==Acknowledgements==
> 
> Mark Friedenbach for designing and authoring the reference
> implementation of this BIP.
> 
> Thomas Kerin authored this BIP document.

IIRC Gregory Maxwell came up with the actual idea in question, during a
discussion between myself and Luke-Jr about incentives related to nTime
on #bitcoin-dev or #bitcoin-wizards. He should get credit for it; I'll
see if I can dig up a link to the discussion for historical interest.

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'peter'[:-1]@petertodd.org
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