Ethereum Istanbul Hard Fork To Be Released On Dec. 4

Ethereum Istanbul Hard Fork To Be Released On Dec. 4

Gate Trade News Saturday, November 9, 2019 22 17

Ethereum Foundation Developer Péter Szilágyi has confirmed Dec. 4 as the launch date for the network’s Istanbul hard fork. Szilágyi indicated that Istanbul will commence at block 9069000. He provided Geth mainnet node operators with a link to a new maintenance release designed to begin the hard fork’s initialization. Geth is the name given to one of the two most popular clients used to operate nodes on the Ethereum network — the other being Parity