12 Mar '13, 1am

fork?

Join bitcoin-dev for further updates (please don't pester while people work). Looks like the chain was forked by a bug in 0.7. 0.8 nodes didn't suffer and carried on. A solution is in the works. What do I do??: If your not mining, just sit tight. If you are mining, ask your pool. 0.8 miners should stop for now and go back to 0.7. Merchants should stop processing transactions Coins/Transactions from bad blockchains ('orphans') - will merge back into the valid blockchain, provided they have not been double spent. In other words, if you are worried about a transaction you made in the last few hours, it is very likely absolutely fine Details: "For any block on the chain, there is only one path to the genesis block. Coming from the genesis block, however, there can be forks. One-block forks are created from time to time when two blocks are created just a few seconds apart. When...

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More info on the #bitcoin chain fork:

bitcoin.org 12 Mar '13, 3am

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bitcoinnews.com 12 Mar '13, 12am

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sourceforge.net 12 Mar '13, 12am

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thebitcointrader.com 12 Mar '13, 1am

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mtgox.zendesk.com 12 Mar '13, 12am

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