Is Duniter energy consuming ?

Is Duniter energy consuming ?

The Bitcoin has a reputation for being an energy consuming network. Duniter inherits some of the Bitcoin's properties, such as the proof of work and the blockchain. People are therefore legitimately asking this question:

Is Duniter also energy consuming ?

A little bit of definition

First of all, we should focus …

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Duniter version 1.5

Duniter version 1.5

Duniter version 1.5 is now available for download!

Changes

This new version brings mainly a lot of important fixes for the stability of the currency:

  • the nodes under ARM architecture functioned abnormally (CPU power divided by 2 with each working proof, getting regularly desynchronized)
  • a node could easily isolate …
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Duniter version 1.4

Duniter version 1.4

Duniter version 1.4 is now available for download!

Changes

This version brings several improvements in network stability, notably through faster resolution of the * forks * of the blockchain. Also, pool identities and certifications are now more regularly resynchronized.

But the major change of this version is the migration of JavaScript …

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Duniter version 1.3.14

Duniter version 1.3.14

Duniter version 1.3.14 is now available for download!

Fixes

This version compiles the patches up to version 1.3.13, and brings a final touch to the Duniter network that had a tendency to fork regularly in recent weeks.

It seems that a bug in the IPv6 contact …

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Rework of the website /en !

Rework of the website /en !

Some people may have noticed it : the French version of duniter.org had changed its look for quite a while ! It was time to adapt the english website to have the same look'n'feel.

In reality, it goes beyond a simple ergonomic change. Small tour of the owner.

A new ergonomics …

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Duniter at the RMLL 2017 in Saint-Étienne !

Duniter at the RMLL 2017 in Saint-Étienne !

The 2017 Worldwide Free Software Meeting (RMLL) will take place in Saint-Étienne from 1st to 7th July 2017.

Two developers of the Duniter team will be rushed to the spot to talk to you about libre currency, Ğ1 and its ecosystem software ! We offer 2 lectures on Thursday, July 6 …

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Duniter version 1.3

Duniter version 1.3

Duniter version 1.3 is now available for download!

News

Performances

The main characteristic of this new version is certainly the speed of the software to record new blocks: in version 1.2, the initial synchronization had become particularly long as the blockchain progressed. ARM nodes, often equipped with low-performance …

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Ğ1-Test : the test blockchain

Ğ1-Test : the test blockchain

The test blockchain is officially restarted, the first blocks have just been calculated.

The network consists of 7 initial members, with parameters substantially equivalent to those of the Ğ1 (/g1-go).

How useful?

If we already have a "production" currency, the Ğ1 (pronounced "june"), then why with a second currency, the …

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RML9 : videos of the technical days

RML9 : videos of the technical days

Videos of the two technical days are now available!

Watch back at your own pace the tutorials to develop plugins Sakia, Cesium and Duniter.

You will also find the interventions of:

  • Moul about the use of Silkaj and the HTTP API of Duniter
  • Turtle about paperwallet
  • Gpsqueeek for the installation …
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