How can I make corrections to your posts?


In your article about Bitcoin Cash, you say “When Bitcoin was first created, the developers put the 1mb size limit by design because they wanted to cut down on the spam transactions which may clog up the entire Bitcoin network.”

This is not true. Please review this post by Gavin where it is clear the limit was put in 1.5 years after Bitcoin was created.

He states “For me, personally, the answers are simple. First, the limits were added to prevent a ‘poisonous block’ network denial-of-service attack. We have to worry about denial-of-service attacks if they are inexpensive to the attacker. ‘Amplification’ attacks are the worst, where the attacker sends a little bit of information that causes lots of traffic on the network or causes lots of wasted CPU processing.”