Bitcoin Price Analysis: XT Hardfork Has Insufficient Support

Bitcoin Price Analysis: XT Hardfork Has Insufficient Support

Bitcoin XT has failed to attract majority support and has not achieved 750 blocks in the best chain at its activation date.

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Time of analysis: 05h00 UTC

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From the analysis pages of, earlier today:

According to Gavin Andresen’s BIP101 specification that is implemented in Bitcoin XT:

Deployment shall be controlled by hash-power supermajority vote (similar to the technique used in BIP34), but the earliest possible activation time is 2016-01-11 00:00:00 UTC.

Activation is achieved when 750 of 1,000 consecutive blocks in the best chain have a version number with the first, second, third, and thirtieth bits set.

And, as recorded at fan-site, the number of BIP101 mined blocks during the last 1000 blocks is zero:


Meanwhile, Mike Hearn has apparently

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