[Bitcoin-development] 0.5.2 - rush?

2012-01-16 Thread Luke-Jr
Mushoz makes a good point: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=58450.msg695052#msg695052 Do we have enough downloads on 0.5.2rc1 to get the final rushed out and onto the website? -- RSA(R) Conference 2012

Re: [Bitcoin-development] BIP Submission

2012-01-16 Thread Gavin Andresen
Your approach won't work-- OP_ADD is limited to 4-byte operands. Changing that would require a hard blockchain split / entire-network-upgrade. I wish to submit the following draft BIP for discussion and possible formal BIP review. https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/BIP_M_of_2_DRAFT It is a proposed

Re: [Bitcoin-development] bitcoin.org SOPA/PIPA blackout

2012-01-16 Thread slush
I agree Bitcoin should avoid making any bold political stands. I agree on this. Please don't turn Bitcoin project/homepage into some political agitation. Not everybody care about political attitude of main project developers. slush On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 1:46 AM, Alan Reiner

Re: [Bitcoin-development] bitcoin.org SOPA/PIPA blackout

2012-01-16 Thread Luke-Jr
On Monday, January 16, 2012 7:46:39 PM Alan Reiner wrote: In response to Jeff and Luke-Jr, I don't see how this is /just any other poltical issue/. It strikes at the heart of everything Bitcoin is about. Sorry, Bitcoin is not about the same thing to everyone. For me, Bitcoin is about one

Re: [Bitcoin-development] bitcoin.org SOPA/PIPA blackout

2012-01-16 Thread Kyle Henderson
On Mon, Jan 16, 2012 at 11:37 AM, Jeff Garzik jgar...@exmulti.com wrote: There are always issues that raise ire and moral outrage. I would rather that bitcoin.org stay apolitical -- our users will appreciate this in the long run. Agreed :) For those that believe one particularly noisy

Re: [Bitcoin-development] bitcoin.org SOPA/PIPA blackout

2012-01-16 Thread Gregory Maxwell
On Mon, Jan 16, 2012 at 9:37 PM, Kyle Henderson k...@old.school.nz wrote: For those that believe one particularly noisy country in the North America region with a policy called SOPA or PIPA directly affects Bitcoin - can you point out precisely where it does so? In addition to the concerns

Re: [Bitcoin-development] bitcoin.org SOPA/PIPA blackout

2012-01-16 Thread Jorge Timón
It may be a political issue, but I don't think wikipedia becomes a political organization for being against censorship. This is not about left or right. Is about free speech, one of the basic principles not only of freedom but also of democracy. And as Gregory shows it clearly affects bitcoin