NavCoin v6.0 Release Notes¶
blsCT: Boneh–Lynn–Shacham Confidential Transactions¶
This PR proposes a consensus change signaled by version bit 10 to signal the activation of the blsCT protocol in the mainnet starting on January 15, 2021.
Read more details about blsCT in doc.nav.community
[DAO] Exclude inactive stakers from votings¶
This PR proposes a consensus change signaled by version bit 12 starting on January 15, 2021 to allow excluding stakers from the DAO votings.
Nodes (like users who do not want to participate in the votings or exchanges which activate staking) will be able to exclude their staked blocks from the quorum by indicating the option -excludevote=1, preventing a scenario where a big enough am$
Additionally, a node will label automatically their blocks to be excluded even if -excludevote=1 is no specified, whenever the staker hasn’t been active voting in any of the last 10 voting cycles which had an active vote. This is reverted whenev$
Blocks are labeled to be excluded by activating the right-most bit of their nOnce parameter.
Add support for wallet database encryption¶
This PR introduces wallet transaction data encryption and updates LevelDB to the version 5.8. Wallets created or upgraded with NavCoin Core 6.0 are not compatible with previous versions of NavCoin Core.