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

March 9th, 2017

LaurentMT @el33th4xor @motherboard Energy put in computation of PoW associated to a block secures the txs embedded in the block + ALL PAST TXS.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:04 PM, Mar 9th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

@twobitidiot I don’t think the whole community can fit into a room 😉

via Twitter Web Client in reply to twobitidiot

bendavenport We have seen zero requests from BitGo customers to run BU. This was not the case for Bitcoin Classic.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:21 PM, Mar 9th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

lopp When you run a specific version of full node software you aren’t “voting” on anything. You’re signaling that people may join your network.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 1:34 PM, Mar 9th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

@amredman There’s no single source of documentation; if you google it you’ll find a wide variety of opinions and analyses.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to amredman

@chrismalmo You’re going to have a really hard time trying to figure out the “cost per transaction” when off-chain solutions become the norm

via Twitter Web Client in reply to chrismalmo

@phildaian Rejections are happening 1 week after I stop rebroadcasting. Though technically someone else could be rebroadcasting…

via Twitter Web Client in reply to phildaian

I thought most nodes should remove unconfirmed tx from mempool after 72 hours but I’m seeing network reject “double spends” 10 days later…

via Twitter Web Client

Energy expended mining is /not/ a “cost per transaction.” It’s the amount of security for which ecosystem is paying. twitter.com/chrismalmo/sta…

via Twitter Web Client

@ollekullberg @theonevortex Yeah, though politics in Bitcoin is different from traditional politics. A slim majority can’t force a minority.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to ollekullberg

@theonevortex It’s hyperbole - in a large enough group, there will be a few outliers.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to theonevortex

When a technical debate turns political / philosophical: pic.twitter.com/1fMd5IAjXU

via Twitter Web Client

lopp Bitcoin transaction fee estimation is a goldilocks problem wrapped in a future prediction enigma shrouded by a miner mystery.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:49 AM, Mar 9th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

@JVWVU1 @BitGo We have no plans to support BU at this time. If there was a chain split and sufficient value/demand for BU, we’d add support.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to JVWVU1