@arkpar arkpar released this Jun 8, 2017 · 3015 commits to master since this release

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This release addresses:

  • a rare condition where quickly creating a new account was generating an account not matching the recovery phrase.
  • compressed RLP strings caused wrong/empty transaction receipts on Classic network.
  • blacklisting the empty phrase account from UI and RPC on non-development chains. See also this blog post.
  • canceling transactions that didn't have a condition.
  • the updated Expanse fork block and chain ID.

Full changelog:

  • Backporting to beta #5791
    • Bump to v1.6.8
    • Update expanse json with fork at block 600000 #5351
      • Update expanse json with fork at block 600000
      • Update exp chainID to 2
    • Bumped mio #5763
    • Fixed default UI port for mac installer #5782
    • Blacklist empty phrase account. #5730
    • Update Cid/multihash/ring/tinykeccak #5785
      • Updating ring,multihash,tiny-keccak
      • Updating CID in ipfs.
    • Disable compression for RLP strings #5786
  • Beta Backports #5789
    • Fix local transactions without condition. #5716
    • Block invalid account name creation #5784
      • Additional non-empty phrase check (fromNew)
      • Explicit canCreate check in create (not only on UI)
      • BN instance check (fixes Geth imports)
      • Fixup tests after better checks
    • Recover from empty phrase in dev mode #5698
      • Add dev chain to isTest
      • Fix signer
      • Fix no condition transactions
      • Fix case: old parity
      • Fix propTypes.


OS Architecture File MD5 Checksum
linux aarch64 parity_1.6.8_arm64.deb d49d2de3bab4538cfb6a5b504ec76494
linux armv7 parity_1.6.8_armhf.deb f78031df6777d369ac114598a193319a
linux x86_64 parity_1.6.8_amd64.deb 92ff746bb2d64fab00e64bbcd7b97bfa
darwin x86_64 parity-1.6.8-osx-installer.pkg eb006a866b1bf618b34d45b6c4032c91
windows x86_64 InstallParity.exe 80b865a677da0418e4aa23a6fc61ea32

Homebrew: https://github.com/ethcore/homebrew-ethcore/blob/master/README.md
Docker: https://hub.docker.com/r/ethcore/parity
Ubuntu snap package (Experimental)