RT @LuckDragon69: Yet another reason why alt-coins derived from Bitcoin codebase are significantly less valuable than Bitcoin.
Got a bug? Game theory says Bitcoin will be fixed ASAP and alts will be exploited before their tiny dev teams can respond.
What is the critical mass for a dev-team? https://t.co/QEEAkWh2nx
The network is the authority. There are a number of different implementations of Bitcoin and users run the implementation that they chose. The Bitcoin core open source repository at gihub has the largest dev community and is the most common implementation. If you are not familiar with open source, watch a few documentaries on Linux,
BTC_StKNRedditor for less than 6 months8 months ago
I expected this reply, lol.
The point isn't the Pigeoncoin shitcoin.
The point is that almost every BTC Fork was affected by this and many remain so.
Bitcoin Core Legacy (BTC)
Bitcoin Cash (ABC version)
Many others that forked off the Bitcoin chain inherited the bug.
The article said LTC, but I'm unsure.
Super Bitcoin (SBTC)
Lightning Bitcoin (LBTC)
Bitcoin Private (BTCP)
Bitcoin Interest (BCI)
Bitcoin Atom (BCA)
Bitcoin Pizza (BPA)
Bitcoin World (BTW)
Bitcoin New (BTN)
Bitcoin Hush (BTCH)
Bitcoin Pay (BTP)
Bitclassic Coin (BICC)
Big Bitcoin (BBC)
Bitcoin Clean (BCL)