[Bitcoin-development] Fwd: Block Size Increase Requirements

Pindar Wong pindar.wong at gmail.com
Sun May 31 23:40:30 UTC 2015


On Mon, Jun 1, 2015 at 7:23 AM, Ricardo Filipe <ricardojdfilipe at gmail.com>
wrote:

> He also said that the equation for miners has many variables, as it
> should. There is no disadvantage if the network speed is the same
> between the miners.


Hi,

Is that an assumption?

If there is a difference in network speed, the
> miner is incentivized to invest in their network infrastructure.
>

Perhaps it's best not to  assume that investing in Internet network
infrastructure's a free or open market everywhere.

p.


>
> 2015-05-31 23:55 GMT+01:00 Alex Mizrahi <alex.mizrahi at gmail.com>:
> >> Yes, if you are on a slow network then you are at a (slight)
> disadvantage.
> >> So?
> >
> >
> > Chun mentioned that his pool is on a slow network, and thus bigger blocks
> > give it an disadvantage. (Orphan rate is proportional to block size.)
> > You said that no, on contrary those who make big blocks have a
> disadvantage.
> > And now you say that yes, this disadvantage exist.
> >
> > Did you just lie to Chun?
> >
> >
> >
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