30 Aug '15, 12pm

Bitcoin Community Shows Uneasiness Over Block Size Debate, According To CCN Survey

Bitcoin Community Shows Uneasiness Over Block Size Debate, According To CCN Survey

120 SHARES Twitter Linkedin Facebook Pinterest Google Reddit CCN reached out to the Bitcoin Community via various sources, including Reddit, BitcoinTalk, and our own contacts, in order to gauge the sentiment of the Bitcoin Community in survey form. Included are our answers. Of the more than 130 people who took our survey, 56.3% believed that Bitcoin should use Bitcoin-XT. 81.6% believe the block size limit should be increased, assuming nobody believes it should be decreased. As far as the amount of influence Bitcoin developers have over the Bitcoin software, many showed signs of uneasiness. More than 50% claim the debate and divisiveness over Bitcoin-XT has damaged their trust in Bitcoin and/or the Bitcoin Community. Some of the most notable comments are as follows: "Bitcoin needs bigger blocks. It's an anti-fragile system and will not break because of a code change, but i...

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