Ethereum 2.0 Devs Get Ready For Second Dry Run

ethereum second dry run deposited testnet eth oct 2020

Ethereum developers are ironing out a second dry run of the live launch of the genesis block expected sometime in November. Following a rough dry run with the Spadina three days testnet which uncovered some bugs, a second one is to begin now on October 12th with a 4 days delay. That being once the minimum eth deposits are met, then for mainnet another 7 days have to pass, but here it’s 4 days. “There’s a slew of time dependencies on this testnet so didn’t want to go with the 7 this time. Hopefully 4 will give us a good feel for the longer stretch,” Danny Ryan, the ethereum 2.0 coordinator, says. There’s already deposits for this second dry run testnet which is called Zinken, as pictured above, showing the great interest that many have in this final stage prior to the launch of phase zero of ethereum 2.0. Provided…

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