The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @lopp ever

February 25th, 2017

Welcome to the Bitcoin development mailing list, “shaolinfry” 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitc… pic.twitter.com/CG5cfpFNBr

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@Truthcoin When are you going to give the full length version of that talk?

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“It’s an engineering requirement that Bitcoin remains above the law.” - @Truthcoin

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@TradeBlock RED ALERT! Your Bitcoin node appears to be down.

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@rogerkver AFAIK other malleability fixes require a hard fork and no Bitcoin wallets actually support them; would take longer to deploy…

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@djinnius It gets complicated and depends on how “safe” of a hard fork is being attempted. I’d suggest hashpower follows economic power.

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@djinnius A hard fork is when a set of people decides to agree to a new set of non-backward compatibles rules. Anyone can do that.

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@djinnius Miners don’t dictate the rules; read the “balance of power” section here: coindesk.com/bitcoins-secur…

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Bitcoin isn’t political money inasmuch as changes can’t be dictated by an elite. Perhaps it is philosophical money. twitter.com/lopp/status/83…

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While the Bitcoin protocol determines consensus objectively, the means of determining changes to the objective consensus are subjective.

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