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16th
Jun 2016
Roland Kofler
@rolandkofler
Jun 16 2016 03:59
What does it mean "to seal" a block? is this different than mining?
Bob Summerwill
@bobsummerwill
Jun 16 2016 16:59
Just a broader term, @rolandkofler, because POW mining isn't the only consensus mechanism.
Roland Kofler
@rolandkofler
Jun 16 2016 17:22
@bobsummerwill ok now I have 3 confimations, I take it as a fact ;-)
Bob Summerwill
@bobsummerwill
Jun 16 2016 17:29
Ha ha, @rolandkofler!
You have achieved consensus :-)
Roland Kofler
@rolandkofler
Jun 16 2016 18:09
:-)