The Long History of the Fight over Scaling Bitcoin

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Set nLockTime on wallet transactions (only, no RPC changes) such that they can only be mined by the next block, rather than a block orphaning the current best block. There are two reasons to do this, the first is the minor benefit that using nLockTime ensures related bugs get caught immediately, so protocols that need that feature don't become "unusual" transactions with flaky behavior. In 2013, Bitcoin’s transactions volume did rise and the devs discussed to lift a 250 kilobyte soft fork. At this time, Gavin Andresen started to explore ideas how deal with block size limits in the long term. He proposed a floating block size to make sure that the limit grows with the demand. Peter Todd stepped in and warned of this idea: Bitcoin may sound very abstract, but it's carried by people of flesh and blood. This movie follows some of the main players in the first years of Bitcoin. See their excitement, share their passion. Sometimes they stumble or fall, but they keep going. In between, you get to learn how Bitcoin works and what it's all about. If you want to know more about Bitcoin, but are less of a techie and more ... Many members of the bitcoin community reckon this is all a distraction and agree with Wright when he said that the identity of Nakamoto "doesn't, and shouldn't, matter". "Satoshi's biggest achievement was to create a system that doesn't require his participation to run," said Peter Todd, one of bitcoin's core software developers. "That's what ... 3. The Bitcoin Gospel. This is one of the best documentaries you can find on Bitcoin. It clarifies the whole purpose of having Bitcoins, the financial crisis of 2008, and how central banks are afraid of Bitcoin. It features some of the popular Bitcoin proponents like Andreas Antonopolous, Peter Todd, ‘Bitcoin Jesus’ Roger Ver etc.

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