96: The final Cuckoo has hatched 🐣
Covering April 27 - May 03 2020
|Daniel Lehnberg||May 4|
Grin’s last PoW tweak has been announced.
Discussion ongoing to deprecate http(s) transaction building for v5.0.0.
Ongoing BLS research and review of previous papers.
Grin v4.0.0 Network Upgrade (HF3), expected ~ July 15, 2020:
@tromp announced details of Cuckarooz, the last ASIC-resistant PoW tweak.
@yeastplume weekly update.
@jaspervdm weekly update.
Last week’s development meeting reviewed the status of v4.0.0 items, discussed http(s) deprecation, and priority for future PayJoin work.
The ongoing discussions of deprecating http(s) triggered a new RFC and the intention is to reach a conclusion for next dev meeting.
On the security of EC pairings / BLC sigs, by @DrazenV
Review of the GandalfThePink BLS paper, by @DrazenV
Research related to Halo-style recursive proof compositions
Relative kernels [node-dev]
Multiple named wallets [wallet-dev]
Create a Moderation team [core]
Slate Serialization [wallet-dev]
e2e encrypted slates over http(s) [wallet-dev]
No Recent Duplicate (NRD) Kernels [node-dev]
Compact Slates [wallet-dev]
Final Comment Period
General fund spending guidelines [core] - disposition to Merge, FCP extended to May 05.
“Time Grin” Artwork in this edition is by @LovelyGrin.
This newsletter is curated by Daniel Lehnberg. Any views expressed are personal and do not represent an official position of the Grin project.
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