This is our development update for 22nd October 2018.
MTP code is tested and working well, ready to commit to master.
Release date and activation date set.
Znode code to be looked at to find reason why Znode syncs are sometimes slow in between blocks before activation date
djm34 is still working on CPUminer. Resolved several issues before.
GPU miner for Nvidia 1080 ti is about 500-700 KH/s. To be used as a benchmark to estimate initial difficulty
Lyra2z testnet to be closed
Insight for MTP is done and working, to resolve some minor issues with display on some initial blocks (bug present on master as well)
Electrumx for MTP appears to be working. To follow up with more tests.
Preview video being worked on
Multiple Zerocoin mints per single input now works on MTP testnet
Multiple Zerocoin spends per tx also now works on MTP testnet
Internal release was delayed but set to release this week just needs to be tested on MTP testnet
Good performance/user experience thus far
Sigma has been improved to halve original Sigma proof sizes at larger anonymity sets.
Comparable performance to Zerocoin, updated library will be ready by this week.
To follow structure of Zerocoin when doing wallet implementation.
Opportunity to relook into redoing denominations and fees.
P2Pool: Decentralized Pool
P2Pool code is completed by Navid and ready for testing on mainnet.
Although developed for Lyra2z, has inbuilt founder rewards and Znode support
To test during transition period but also port for MTP.
Miho has completed unit tests for Znodes. To work on regression tests and also halving tests
To clean up libzerocoin library to remove warnings and add authorship and documentation for changes Zcoin has done
Bitcoin Core Upgrade
To consider whether to implement Segwit, Malfix or other solutions. All devs working on core code to research and chime in.
To allow people to backup both Zerocoin mints and the wallet using key words phrase.
Should be relatively simple to implement.
Receiver Address Privacy BIP47
Once MTP is done, to resume development of BIP47.
Putta working on secret project for Poramin this week and to complete Exodus cleanup work after this.
Next gen privacy protocol
Good feedback from Jens Groth
To finalize and publish paper
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