Weekly Dev Update #27

Hey Y’all,

Festive Freya and bulletproofs are now active, reducing the average transaction size by about 90% and fees by about 25 times!

Anyone who is having issues syncing past the hard fork height of 161849 should download the point release here for the CLI https://github.com/loki-project/loki/releases/tag/v2.0.2, and here for the GUI: https://github.com/loki-project/loki-gui/releases/tag/v2.0.2

Loki Core


LLARP / Lokinet

If you’re lucky and join our Discord, you might also catch Jeff or Ryan, the developers of LLARP, live streaming as they code: https://www.twitch.tv/uguu25519,https://www.twitch.tv/neuroscr

We could really use your help. To be considered for inclusion in packaging distribution, we need people to star, watch and fork our Github repo. If you have a Github account, please consider helping us out.

  • Progress continues on libllarp:
    • Make sure debug doesn’t output binary
    • Update introset if no good paths
    • IntroSet responses clear updating flag
    • Fixed unhandled key ‘q’ issue for hidden services
    • Flush SN traffic queues
    • Random.snode hostname
    • Expire old SN sessions
  • Platform and packaging updates:
    • BSD: Pktinfo fixes
    • Windows: fix C++ atomics
    • Clean up CMakeLists
    • Improve cmake options documentation
    • Include lokinet-bootstrap in make install
    • Change unreliable OpenDNS defaults to CloudFlare
  • Clean up continues
    • Convert llarp_router, llarp_nodedb, and llarp_crypto to C++ class
    • Removed dead address_info code
    • Converted CoC to CONTRIBUTING
    • Move all headers into llarp/
    • Create .cpp placeholders for all .hpps
    • Make sure C headers don’t have C++
  • GitHub Pulse Stats for the last week: Excluding merges, 5 authors have pushed 56 commits to master and 56 commits to all branches. On master, 367 files have changed and there have been 7,642 additions and 4,427 deletions.
  • Changes can be found at: https://github.com/loki-project/loki-network/
  • Current version: v0.3.1 https://github.com/loki-project/loki-network/releases/tag/v0.3.1

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Thanks,

Kee