[bitcoin-dev] BIP Final status

Peter Todd pete at petertodd.org
Mon Feb 8 22:41:00 UTC 2016

On Mon, Feb 08, 2016 at 10:17:55PM +0000, Luke Dashjr via bitcoin-dev wrote:
> Additionally, https://github.com/bitcoin/bips/pull/315 proposes to upgrade 
> five additional from Draft to Final status, and preferably needs ACKs from the 
> champions of the BIPs:
> BIP 50: March 2013 Chain Fork Post-Mortem, by Gavin Andresen

It may be good to update BIP 50 with the new information that calling it
a "hard fork" misses subtleties about what happened during that fork. In
particular, 0.7 rejection of the chain was non-deterministic, based on
having seen a re-org in a specific way.

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