Published on August 2nd, 2018 | by bitcoin0
Prior to the ‘bomb’ success: Why Race is in Space at Economics
It’s worth noting that debates concerning ethereum’s undefined issuance model, as well as the difficulty bomb, have emerged several times throughout ethereum’s three-year history.
As Lane Rettig, an ethereum developer, told CoinDesk:
“The postponement of the bomb isn’t particularly controversial, but the issuance is controversial.
Yet, Augur developer Mical Zoltu’s proposal (EIP 1240) suggests the complete opposite – the removal of the difficulty bomb altogether.
According to GPU miners, in the absence of Casper, such a change would restore the blockchain to a more decentralized state.
As Casper developer Danny Ryan said in the developer meeting Friday:
“They need to be talked about at the same time.