Community Update 65

General

Consensus

  • Testing a fix to RCHAIN-1031 Getting issue details... STATUS  with  RCHAIN-3150 Getting issue details... STATUS . This is a blocking bug for newly bonded validators.
  • Support for wallet and node teams related to signing of deployments and rejection of unsigned deployments.

Cost accounting

  • Last week's issue RCHAIN-3077 Getting issue details... STATUS  resolved and we are now complete for the implementation of common cost accounting in each tier of the interpreter,  RCHAIN-2883 Getting issue details... STATUS .
  • Work in progress to complete the union of cost accounting and wallet to demonstrate deployments having a cost, RCHAIN-3135 Getting issue details... STATUS , deduction of the cost from the deployer, and payment of the cost. Plan to demo this Wed., April 1. 

Node

  • Added new configuration options for node operators related to --max-message-size` and --packet-chunk-size. We recommend using the default values. However, can forsee a need some node operators might have related to message size and streaming packets. Please see  RCHAIN-3117 Getting issue details... STATUS  for more details.
  • Work in progress for  RCHAIN-3152 Getting issue details... STATUS  to address concern for the possibility of a node, like bootstrap, rejecting new peers due to the current implementation of Kademlia.

RSpace

  • Last week we discovered a critical issue to the success of mainnet related to how RSpace supports consensus and the ability to support long chains. The short-term fix is in and not a blocker to testnet-1. The long-term fix, and the one required for mainnet, is in progress and estimated to take 3 weeks. See  RCHAIN-3138 Getting issue details... STATUS  for more details.

Test infrastructure and performance testing

  • Testnet support: Testing with testnet-1 infrastructure and monitoring in progress.
  • Performance testing: Work in progress to automate the performance test harness on PR merge.
  • Long-running tests: Work in progress to automate the the run of long-running tests, tests requiring 5+ hours to run,  RCHAIN-3100 Getting issue details... STATUS  and  RCHAIN-3150 Getting issue details... STATUS .

Wallet

  • Work in progress to ensure support for signing and for validating the signatures of deployments.
  • Demo

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