[bitcoin-dev] The increase of max block size should be determined by block height instead of block time

Peter Todd pete at petertodd.org
Fri Dec 18 20:43:35 UTC 2015


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On 18 December 2015 11:52:19 GMT-08:00, "Jorge Timón via bitcoin-dev" <bitcoin-dev at lists.linuxfoundation.org> wrote:
>I agree that nHeight is the simplest option and is my preference.
>Another option is to use the median time from the previous block


FWIW all these median time based schemes should be using median time past: the point is to use a time that the block creator has no direct control of, while still tying the rule to wall clock time for planning purposes.
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