This is a new major release of Namecoin Core. It is mostly based on Bitcoin Core 0.18.0. Important Namecoin-specific changes are the following:
- BIP16, CSV and Segwit will be activated at block height 475,000 on mainnet and 232,000 on testnet. See #239 for a discussion.
name_updatecan now be used to specify per-RPC encodings for names and values by setting the
name_scannow accepts an optional
optionsargument, which can be used to specify filtering conditions (based on number of confirmations, prefix and regexp matches of a name). See #237 for more details.
name_filterhas been removed. Instead,
name_scanwith the newly added filtering options can be used.
ismineis no longer added to RPC results if no wallet is associated to an RPC call.