State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 28 2017

  • Craig
    1. Omni on Litecoin binaries status
      1. UI bug fixes worked on
      2. Release to private group this week?
    2. Answering questions about  multiple-blockchain support / BTC fork concerns
    3. Progress on Address tagging / Identity consortium
      1. Creating an omniwallet adapter for coreID
    4. Enhancements for integrators still being worked on
      1. Implement default “fee address” for exchange integrators
      2. Implement “send_many” style transaction for exchange integrators
    5. Electron wrapper for “local”(-ish) omniwallet
    6. Omniwallet DEx enhancements
      1. Protocol change to allow BTC->Token DEx?
      2. Interface updates for MetaDEx/OmniDEx
    7. Integrator communication for 0.0.12 release
    8. 0.2 Omni Core release status
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer:
      1. Fixed XSS vulnerability detected by @Shannon & @Marv (reintroduced recently when data sanitation rules relaxed)
      2. Housekeeping sweep & actioned blockchain volume grow
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Continuing work refining the Omni Core Lite prototype (more feedback please!)
      2. Updated auditor to 0.0.12, fixed remaining bugs and currently running deep audit – ongoing (auditor needs performance optimization!)
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Added new wallet backup versioning in db
        1. Now handled by triggers so every change is backed up
      3. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
  • Patrick
    1. Tremendously productive week doing automation for BOND, completed application, in 2 weeks will hear from the *Central Bank* -of- Armenia
    2. Had a great time on FutureTech podcast
    3. www.equities.com joining the table in stock sponsorship, will help with marketing the stock transfer app, BITCF hit $0.28
    4. OMNI hit $9
    5. Ready to move on BTC->USDT features   
  • Sean
    1. Double-checked and accepted dexX7’s pull request for new Omni Core release.
    2. Mostly focused on consulting projects.
  • dexx
    1. Updated binary download links for 0.0.12 on omnilayer.org:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnilayer.github.io/pull/16
    2. Sent out release announcements on dev and announce mailing lists
    3. Started porting address-index patch for 0.0.12
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Support
      2. Helped Adam do new wallet backup versioning

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 21 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 28 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 21 2017

  • Craig
    1. We just hit $140,000,000 worth of assets on the Omni Layer!
    2. Prepping Omni on Litecoin binaries for testing
      1. Collect bugs for a week, address bugs
      2. Release to small community for feedback
    3. Speak with press about multiple-blockchain support
    4. Progress on Address tagging / Identity consortium
    5. Implement default “fee address” for exchange integrators
    6. Implement “send_many” style transaction for exchange integrators
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Core:
      1. Did Gitian builds & signed for Omni Core 0.0.12 release (special thanks to @dexx7)
      2. Transferred the Omni Core Lite port to the Litecoin 0.13.2 release base
      3. Fixed a number of bugs with the Omni Lite port, did new 0.0.2 version
      4. Created binaries for 0.0.2 Omni Lite port for internal testing
    2. Omni Explorer:
      1. Fixed a minor bug related to metadata storage
    3. General:
      1. Supporting integration efforts – need to have a discussion about helping exchanges manage volume better
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
  • Patrick
    1. Marketing support considerations for Sphere crowdsale
    2. Automation scripts for BOND input/output operations
    3. Stocks-on-blockchain sponsorship has tentative greenlight, now in closing phase, press release to follow through financial newswires that pick up on PRs from public companies (via BITCF)
    4. Submitted OmniArb code
  • dexx
    1. Tagged, build, and released Omni Core v0.0.12:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/releases/tag/v0.0.12
      https://bintray.com/omni/OmniBinaries/OmniCore/0.0.12
  • Judith
    • Ongoing communication with projects

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 14 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 21 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 14 2017

  • Craig
    1. Traveling
  • Zathras
    1. OmniExplorer:
      1. Relaxed data sanitization rules for engine writes to database slightly (names like BTC+,BTC++ etc now display correctly)
      2. Fixed a bug that caused an exception when trying to view statistics for a property with no historical transactions
      3. Fixed an issue that caused the engine to crash when pending transactions reported by omni_listpendingtransactions are not retrievable
      4. Added ‘Omni transactions total’ view to usage graphs
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Fixed issue where balance at RPC layer could be incorrect if a pending transaction was orphaned (https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/463)
      2. Continuing work on address tagging prototype
    3. General:
      1. Assisted with a couple of support issues
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
        1. Added new ‘fee estimation’ for 1 more utxo calculation when under fee’d
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
  • Patrick
    1. Stock transfer sponsorship deal on deck
    2. OmniArb.js bug fixes
    3. Exciting developments with BOND, application will be ready in 1 week, hustling to automate operations for better scaling when the money rolls in
    4. Need to scope out wallet project with you all
  • Sean
    1. Consulting and taking some personal time off.
  • dexx
    1. Added release notes, and bumped Omni Core version to 0.0.12:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/455
    2. Tagged Omni Core 0.0.12 release: https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/releases/tag/v0.0.12
  • Judith
    1. On going communications with projects

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 07 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 14 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 07 2017

  • Craig
    • Traveling
  • Zathras
    1. OmniExplorer
      1. Working on issues with pending transactions, recovered multiple engine crashes this week
      2. Working to identify failures in alerting from app layer monitoring
    2. Omni Core
      1. Prototyping address tagging feature
    3. General Support
      1. Surprisingly quiet week 🙂
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
        1. Patched utxo/ btc send page validation related bug
      2. Starting to look into multisig/hardware wallets support
  • Patrick
    1. Preparing financials for an investor to pump up BOND
    2. Packaging BOND into NPM format – asking for assistance
    3. Designed financial product to be released shortly after BOND: BTC+ – tracks BTC + yield in BTC
  • Sean
    1. Consulting, Android development
  • dexx
    1. Reviewed and merged: Show newest transactions for omni_gettradehistoryforaddress:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/460
    2. Reviewed: Provide history for all addresses (not just those in the wallet):
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/459
    3. Up for review: Bump version to Omni Core 0.0.11.3-rel:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/455
    4. Up for review: Bump version to Omni Core 0.2.0:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/461
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. User support
    2. STO – located original test spec spreadsheet
  • Judith
    1. On going communications with projects

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb 28 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Mar 07 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb 28 2017

  • Craig
    1. Spoke at d10e Bucharest last week
      1. Great reception on digital objects and identity
      2. Presentation should be on d10e’s YouTube channel within a week
    2. Zathras’ demo on meta data tagging
      1. New repo for Core-ID: https://github.com/core-id/omnicore/pull/1
  • Zathras
    1. OmniExplorer
      1. Performed emergency upgrade to 0.2 after DEx bug bit again and caused OE’s node to hang – more troubleshooting on Windows needed
      2. Working on an issue where trades are duplicated when viewing metadex markets
      3. Fixed another outage caused by running out of CPU credits (heavy API use)
      4. Upgraded to a bigger instance (double amount of compute and memory) to support increasing workloads
    2. Omni Core
      1. Created PR for ‘Atomic Metadata’ feature (https://github.com/core-id/omnicore/pull/1)
      2. Created PR for ‘Walletless History’ capability to provide history for any address (https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/459)
      3. Fixed a bug that caused omni_gettradehistoryforaddress to return oldest instead of newest trades (https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/460)
      4. Working on a bug that causes Omni Core QT (0.2) to encounter lock contention causing very slow performance while syncing and hangs on shutdown
    3. General
      1. Few support issues, nothing out of the ordinary
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
        1. Patching utxo/ btc send page validation related bug
      2. Starting to look into multisig/hardware wallets support
  • Patrick
    1. OmniArb:
      1. Support for closing arbitrage on centralized exchange as soon as dex trade is detected in mempool
      2. Packaging as NPM so you can just npm install omniarb and then var arb = require(‘omniarb’).OmniArb, then arb.init(address , rpcpass, key, secret)
      3. Needs more testing over the next week, testers welcome, will share Github link when it’s up
      4. Conferred with Zathras to improve the getTradeHistory RPC
    2. BOND – legal process pending
  • Sean
    1. Minor updates to OmniJ and bitcoinj-addons
    2. Consulting, Android development
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. User support

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb 21 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb 28 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb -21 2017

  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Starting to look into multisig/hardware wallets support
  • Patrick
    1. OmniArb Progress –  packaging into NPM/Github repo
    2. OmniArb Features – investigating way to detect 0-confirmation potential trade matches and lock in an arb quickly
    3. BOND to be listed as regulated fund in Armenia on NASDAQ OMX, working on Blockchain Yield Index methodology
    4. Preparing proposal to stock transfer agency for sponsorship/KYC address project
  • Sean
    1. Consulting, Android development
  • dexx
    1. Omni Core 0.0.11.3 can be released, after “Bump version to Omni Core 0.0.11.3-rel” is merged:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/455
    2. Omni Core 0.2 (based on Bitcoin Core 0.13.2) can be released, after “Update release notes for Omni Core 0.2” is resolved:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/issues/444
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Core:
      1. Looking at requirements and options for address tagging
      2. Built prototype for atomic metadata
    2. Omni Core Lite:
      1. Fixed Linux Gitian builds, now working on Windows
      2. Added functionality for remaining transactions to send tab
    3. General:
      1. Usual support & enquiries
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. User support
  • Judith
    1. On going communications with projects

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb 14 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb -21 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb -14 2017

  • Craig
    1. Status for Omni LItecoin screenshots and port / repo
    2. Lightning network exploration / output-based conversions
      1. Open letter for meta-protocols
      2. Investigation on protocol feasibility
    3. DEx tutorial / volume and automation
    4. Report on transaction volumes
      1. Tracking usage and relevant stats on omniexplorer
      2. Move to production
    5. Adding Dex transactions to Coinmarketcap
    6. Core.ID discussion / protocol needs
    7. Exodus wallet integration updates
  • Adam
    1. Traveling
  • Patrick
    1. Made a lot of progress on OmniArb, getting ready to publish to GitHub and make an npm package next week
    2. BOND advertising campaign about to begin, refactored email code
    3. Great market action lately
    4. Preparing blog post on using OmniArb
    5. Resolved RPC issue with command line binding of config
  • Sean
    1. Consulting, Android development
  • dexx
    1. Merged zathras’ submission “Provide easy access to specific consensus hashes when parsing”:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/456
    2. Omni Core 0.0.11.3 can be released, after “Bump version to Omni Core 0.0.11.3-rel” is merged:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/pull/455
    3. Omni Core 0.2 (based on Bitcoin Core 0.13.2) can be released, after “Update release notes for Omni Core 0.2” is resolved:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/issues/444
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Core:
      1. Updated consensus hash PR & configuration doc
      2. Started playing with a few ideas for address tagging
    2. Omni Explorer:
      1. Fixed new hash mismatch bug which prevented engine sleeping and caused database refreshes every 30 seconds
      2. Added URL detection with banner and link to OE when user uses an old OmniChest.info URL
      3. Split out utilization graphs into seperate pages and moved into production
      4. Continuing work to add Send-All support, engine now populating DB with tx & the subsends, now working front end
    3. General:
      1. Fleshing out details for address tagging with @dexx/@craig
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. User support
  • Judith
    1. Hackathon on March 3-4/20107 – http://hack.bitembassy.org/register.html
    2. On going communications with projects

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb 7 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Feb -14 2017