The Incomplete History of Bitcoin Development

August 4, 2019

To fully understand the rationale behind the current state of Bitcoin development, knowledge about historical events is essential. This blog post highlights selected historical events, software releases and bug fixes before and after Satoshi left the project. It additionally contains a section about the current state of Bitcoin development. The attached timeline provides extra detail for each historical event.

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The 300 MB default maxmempool Problem

December 18, 2017

Unconfirmed transaction are quite a hassle for bitcoin users. I recently came across an interesting problem which is not the usual “my transaction is stuck” problem.

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