[Lightning-dev] network topology and routing
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Tue Sep 22 08:31:28 UTC 2015
> Sorry for the delay; Blockstream had a big meeting after the
> Montreal Scaling Bitcoin workshop, so I've been distracted.
No problem! I think you met Fabrice there, he told me the whole thing
was pretty interesting. I'll probably attend the Hong Kong event.
> I started exactly where you are! I was forced to throw it away to try
> to make it as distributed-by-default as possible. That all nodes are
> equal to by design, and we try to be clever with routing.
Well, if I had done my homework properly I would have stumbled upon
before... I still think the path we are taking is very ambitious, but
what the hell! Let's do this!
> I think I have a method, too. It won't scale infinitely, but might work
> for a few million nodes...
Looking forward to see that.
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