Everything You Need To Know About The Bitcoin Miners Taproot Signal

As the mining company Bitcoin Braiins has shown, signal support for Taproot activation is easier than it looks. Taproot Mining Pool Reporting The latest Bitcoin network difficulty adjustment has been the most important for a while. In addition to the unprecedented –12.6% downside adjustment during a bull market and one of the biggest bearish corrections in Bitcoin history, it also marked the beginning of the reporting period for Taproot to be activated. A few hours after the patch, Slush Pool removed the 681 458 block with version bits 0x2f900004, the first block signaling support for Taproot. This was followed by a wave of support from the Bitcoin community and some of the best memes in recent memory, and we very much appreciated it. However, there was also a lot of confusion over how signaling works, what it means, and why other mining pools are mining blocks that do not advertise Taproot support. We want to clear the confusion for all non-technical Bitcoin users and briefly explain why we support Taproot on layman terms. How Miners Report Taproot Support When miners "report" support for a Bitcoin protocol update, they basically say they are ready to run a version of the Bitcoin node software implementing the updated code. In the case of Taproot, we showed our support by putting a "4" at the end of the version bits (0x2f900004) in the block we extracted. Many blocks were removed before the 681 458 block without signal support. Some people claimed that this was due to the fact that the Bitcoin Core version, v0.21.1, which is doing the signaling, was released just a few hours before the difficulty was set, and that mining pool operators did not have enough time to upgrade. . Actually, this is not quite true. We did not sit on the edge of our seats waiting for the official release of Bitcoin Core so that we could update our nodes and signals immediately. Because

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