Testing of the new protocol of the Ethereum platform should begin on August 13 and last two months. According to the tariff card, the performance will be improved and the transaction cost of transactions will be reduced..
The exact number of the hard fork block and the full list of changes that should be made to the Constantinople protocol are not yet known. The developers claim that four proposals for improving the network are now almost implemented. Some of them are aimed at reorganizing the way of storing block hashes and speeding up calculations by the Ethereum virtual machine..
The issue of improving the pricing system is also being discussed. «gas» and complicating network attacks. However, the final decision on them has not yet been made..
The changes will become part of the second group of project updates, which were announced in the fall of 2017. All suggestions and their discussion are available on the official Github Ethereum.
While the developers are working on improving the cryptocurrency, the director of MasterCard called them rubbish and junk..
Nuevo HARD FORK de Ethereum – Ethereum Berlín ¿Nos afecta?
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