IOHK - Shelley Incentivized Testnet Development Update 14 February 2020
In this Shelley Incentivized Testnet Development Update video series, Project Manager Dimitris Poulopoulos will be taking you through the updates on a regular basis.
From the IOHK youtube post:
Hi everyone. It is Dimitris again, back for another week to share a quick update on the Shelley Incentivised Tesntet progress. Thanks for all your further feedback on these weekly video updates. It's been great to get your thoughts on how we can improve them. We’re glad you are finding them useful and we will continue to try to bring you more useful information going forward. Recap Network stability still remains our focus and we have seen significant node availability improvements since we pushed out 0.8.9 with uptime increasing to well over 90% average. Last week, we decided to forego the regular Wednesday update of Jormungandr on the Incentivized Testnet in order to target an end to end release for this week and make available some new features too. This week So that brings us to this week. We have now released a new Node version 0.8.10-2. At the time I am recording this video we are finalising the integration with Daedalus and Wallet BE. We hope to make those available later today or shortly after the weekend depending on QA activities progress. Together, we hope this will continue to improve the experience for both stake pool operators and ADA holders. Jormungandr This week’s Jormungandr release contains two weeks worth of work which should bring improvements in chain selection and quality and it should help with forking issues. The highlights of the release include improvements in the asynchronous/multithreading management, and better handling of the client connections by the node. Updates to asynchronous code The team has been eager to start porting one year of future 0.1 work to the async/.await stack. This has been started and allowed us to cle...