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

gb kiwigb at yahoo.com
Fri Dec 18 20:58:42 UTC 2015


On Fri, 2015-12-18 at 15:15 -0500, Jeff Garzik via bitcoin-dev wrote:
> My preference is height activation + one step per block (i.e. also
> height).  Height seems KISS.
> 
> 
Under this scheme the size of the step-per-block increase could be
decreased every 210,000 blocks (at time of reward halvings). 

So, a linear growth rate that decreases every ~4 years, ultimately
grandfathering max_block_size increases on the same block-schedule that
reward decreases.




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