98: No signs of life ⚰️
May 11-17 2020
Coindesk article proclaims Grin to be as good as dead. Long live Grin!
Decision to go ahead with the deprecation announcement of http(s).
Slatepack is converging to become the default transaction building protocol.
Roughly 2 weeks to go to beta releases of v4.0.0.
Coindesk writes that Grin shows “no signs of life”, quite spooky. 🧛♂️
Grin v4.0.0 Network Upgrade (HF3), expected ~ July 15, 2020, betas expected ~ June 2nd:
@yeastplume weekly update.
The last development meeting reviewed Slatepack, decided to announce deprecation of http(s), reviewed v4.0.0 status, and discussed creating release checklists.
@joltz outlining two potential options for handling wallet listings on grin.mw website.
Final Comment Period
General fund spending guidelines [core] - disposition to Merge, FCP extended to May 19.
No Recent Duplicate (NRD) Kernels [node-dev] - disposition to Merge, FCP closes May 21.
Compact Slates [wallet-dev] - disposition to Merge, FCP closes May 21.
“Pre 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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