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> On 08/12/2017 12:44 PM, Jorge Timón wrote: > > A simpler first step would be for libbitcoin to support bip113 and > > bip68/bip112.
> These are implemented in v3.3.0.
> > Ideally by also implementing bip9 for sf activation, which > > could be used for segwit too.
> Since bip9 cannot reactivate after its window closes there is no reason > to implement it for CSV.
> > On 10 Aug 2017 21:09, "Eric Voskuil" wrote: > > On Aug 10, 2017, at 5:00 AM, Luke Dashjr wrote: > >> On Thursday 10 August 2017 11:46:23 AM > mlmikael@??? <mailto:email@example.com> wrote: > >>> The logics will kick in in 12 days ( https://xbt.eu ) so I > guess.. in > >>> absence of Segwit, libbitcoin deployments will fork off the main > >>> chain and > >>> also be unable to make transactions, until Segwit is > implemented? > >> > >> Segwit is a softfork, so old nodes will continue to operate fine, > >> just with a > >> loss of full-node security. But alternative implementations never > >> quite have full-node security anyway simply because they can't be > >> guaranteed to enforce the rules exactly.
> > > > https://github.com/bitcoin/bips/blob/master/bip-0050.mediawiki > <https://github.com/bitcoin/bips/blob/master/bip-0050.mediawiki>
> > > <https://github.com/bitcoin/bips/blob/master/bip-0050.mediawiki > <https://github.com/bitcoin/bips/blob/master/bip-0050.mediawiki>>
> > > >> That being said, it would be a good idea for libbitcoin to update > >> so its > >> wallet can take advantage of the new features.
> > > > Pull requests welcome.
> > > > e