@chrisfranko chrisfranko released this Oct 17, 2017

Assets 8

Expanse Changes 1.7.2

  • Upgrade Objectives:
  • Upgrade EXP to the latest ETH:Byzantium protocol.
  • Make EXP transactions faster
  • Decrease uncle inflation
  • Maintain Block Reward 8/min

Byzantium Objectives:

  • Addition of ‘REVERT’ opcode, which permits error handling without consuming all gas (EIP 140)
  • Transaction receipts now include a status field to indicate success or failure EIP 658)
  • Elliptic curve addition and scalar multiplication on alt_bn128 (EIP 196) and pairing checks (EIP 197), permitting
  • ZK-Snarks and other cryptographic mathemagic™
  • Support for big integer modular exponentiation (EIP 198), enabling RSA signature verification and other cryptographic applications
  • Support for variable length return values (EIP 211)
  • Addition of the ‘STATICCALL’ opcode, permitting non-state-changing calls to other contracts (EIP 214)
  • Changes to the difficulty adjustment formula to take uncles into account (EIP 100)

Important Information:

  • Fork Block Number: 800,000
  • New Block Target: 30 Seconds
  • New Block Reward: 4 EXP

Checksum

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  • 128ecd824d2f6fa8a6de3fb34fcbfe4c gexp-linux-amd64.tar.gz
  • 2edbfa56fd4fee9927cd98178e7b904d gexp-linux-386.tar.gz
  • 3a88a27e9ed903d317ae5e9c83965795 gexp-windows-amd64.zip
  • ffe35d684109b7deb83b5d30277f2d1c gexp-windows-386.zip