12 Mar '13, 1am

Breaking: The Blockchain has Forked #bitcoin

0.7 and older nodes use BDB for storing the blockchain databases. It seems this database has a limit on the size of the modification it can make atomically to the database. With the larger blocks of the past days, it seems to have triggered the limit. The result is that 0.7 (by default, it can be tweaked manually) will not accept "too large" blocks (we don't yet know what exactly causes it, but it is very likely caused by many transactions in the block). Specifically, block

Full article: http://www.thebitcointrader.com/2013/03/breaking-blockcha...

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