Re: [Lightning-dev] Routemap scaling (was: Just in Time Routing (JIT-Routing) and a channel rebalancing heuristic as an add on for improved routing success in BOLT 1.0)

2019-04-04 Thread m.a.holden via Lightning-dev
Good morning ZmnSCPxj, thanks for the response. > I would be hesitant to divide the world in such manner. > I understand that in typical computer science, splitting your objects up into > smaller parts is a long-accepted method of doing things. > However, when it comes to finances and

Re: [Lightning-dev] Outsourcing route computation with trampoline payments

2019-04-04 Thread Christian Decker
Hi ZmnSCPzj, I think we should not try to recover from a node not finding the next hop in the trampoline, and rather expect trampolines to have reasonable uptime (required anyway) and have an up to date routing table (that's what we're paying them for after all). So I'd rather propose reusing

Re: [Lightning-dev] Outsourcing route computation with trampoline payments

2019-04-04 Thread ZmnSCPxj via Lightning-dev
Good morning Christian, First: > Like mentioned above the entire job of trampolines is to provide base > routing capability, and we should not make special provisions for myopic > trampoline nodes, since routing is their entire reason for existence :-) The point of providing this special