State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 26 2017

  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
  • Zathras
    1. OmniExplorer:
      1. Working on substantial architecture review
      2. Discussing advertising/sponsorship/integration opportunities with interested entities
      3. Rebuilt the UIT explorer following last weeks diagnossis of consensus break in UIT prototype
      4. Working on diagnosisng statistics bug, some are not updating
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Working on diagnosing how it’s possible for a full reparse to be triggered mid-reindex in UIT prototype, testing indicates reorgs are stored in block???.dat files
  • Patrick
    1. Back like John Wick
    2. Recruiting Freelance developers, trying to plan for office co-location
    3. Close to workable model with derivatives
    4. Build mind maps for Omncore codebase to help train new devs:

      1. https://drive.mindmup.com/map/0B_4IkmNODJfYei12U1Zya1dNTGc
      2. https://drive.mindmup.com/map/0B_4IkmNODJfYaXNzaFBOQ2VBUm8
      3. https://drive.mindmup.com/map/0B7-Vseg7_wzOWENrcGlJLXNESmc
  • Sean
    1. Minor updates to bitcoinj-addons & OmniJ
    2. Added RVT (ERC-20 token) support to OmniPortfolio (for experimental EtherPortfolio branch)

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 19 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 26 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 19 2017

  • Craig
    1. Speaking about “The Living Blockchain” at D10e Kiev and London
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
    2. Address balance history repo
      1. By request
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer:
      1. Received more reports of loading delays & slow API performance.  Investigated, caused by a huge load increase yet again
      2. Average requests now between half a million to one million per day
      3. Spent some more time optimizing and doing SQL tracing – the entire DB is now less than 200MB which should improve handling of load spikes
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Debugging the consensus break with the UIT prototype – manually reconstructed Andrew’s transaction trees & finally diagnosed the issue
  • dexx
    1. Website overhaul

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 12 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 19 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 12 2017

  • Craig
    1. Will be speaking about “The Living Blockchain” at D10e Kiev and London next week
      1. Blockchains as technological life, building autonomous living creatures on top
      2. The living ecosystem, the discovery of digital scarcity in decentralized systems
    2. Deloitte follow-up, new introductions, HK offices and Tel Aviv
    3. Digital Objects / vAtoms
      1. Omni Core 0.2 Build with UIT provided to integrators status
      2. Staging environment ready
      3. vAtomic/BLOCKv guys finishing up “unique sends” in omniwallet
      4. Setting up five unique digital objects
        1. Hello Card
        2. Game
        3. Access Card / vAtomic Web Viewer
        4. State demontration
        5. Tamagotchi character
      5. Ryze.gg creating eSports trading cards on-chain
      6. Uniquely Identifiable Tokens (UIT) on Mainnet Test Ecosystem status
    4. Omnilayer.org website redesign status
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
  • Marv
    1. Helping with support
  • Zathras
    1. General:
      1. Travelling
    2. Omni Explorer:
      1. Fixed failure with the auditing system
      2. Testnet UIT – Fixed outage caused by testnet reorg, resycned 200K blocks, still diagnosing
    3. Omni Core:
      1. Continuing to work on UIT improvements
  • dexx
    1. Website overhaul

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 05 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 12 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 05 2017

  • Craig
    1. Will be speaking about “The Living Blockchain” at D10e Kiev next week
    2. New Omni Layer integrators coming online!
    3. Lightning Network output-based solutions discussion
    4. Digital Objects / vAtoms
      1. Omni Core 0.2 Build with UIT provided to integrators status?
      2. Setting up five unique digital objects
        1. Hello Card
        2. Game
        3. Access Card / vAtomic Web Viewer
        4. State demontration
        5. Tamagotchi character
    5. Uniquely Identifiable Tokens (UIT) on Mainnet Test Ecosystem status
    6. Omnilayer.org website redesign status
  • Adam
    1. Traveling/Out past few days, catching up now
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. support
  • Zathras
    1. Traveling

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 29 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 05 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 29 2017

  • Craig
    1. Traveling
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
      4. Working with Z to troubleshooting integrator upgrade issues
    2. Out for a few days
  • Zathras
    1. Bit sick this week, just a cold
    2. Working on UIT improvements
    3. Working on host token (BTC/LTC) crowdsales
  • Sean
    1. Tested Rivetz U2F with Omniwallet — works great, more to come.
    2. OmniPortfolio: awaiting feedback starting on next release

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 22 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 29 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 22 2017

  • Craig
    1. TREZOR support status
      1. Message signing within Omniwallet (auto login?)
    2. Digital Objects / vAtoms
      1. Omni Core 0.2 Build with UIT provided to integrators
      2. Setting up five unique digital objects
        1. Hello Card
        2. Game
        3. Access Card / vAtomic Web Viewer
        4. State demontration
        5. Tamagotchi character
    3. Uniquely Identifiable Tokens (UIT) on Mainnet Test Ecosystem status
    4. Omnilayer.org website redesign
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
      4. Adding new status.omniwallet.org external status page
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer:
      1. Fixed failures caused by recent schema & table changes
      2. Performance numbers looking much better now
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Continuing experiments with UIT
      2. UIT on 0.2 ready for a test
  • Sean
    1. bitcoinj-addons v0.2.5 released on 2017.08.09
    2. OmniJ v0.5.4 released on 2017.08.17
    3. OmniPortfolio v0.1.3 released on 2017.08.20
      1. Safe Exchange Coin renamed to SAFEX (from SEC)
      2. Kraken USDT/USD pair added
      3. Other improvements
    4. Make sure to see J.R. Willett’s talk “How the ICO was invented

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 16 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 22 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 16 2017

  • Craig
    1. Great discussions at D10e and private talks over the past week
    2. TREZOR support coming!
      1. New firmware supports SimpleSends
      2. Will integrate with Omni-capable wallets like omniwallet.org
    3. Jaxx support coming!
    4. Additional (large) wallet integrators working on Omni integration (unannounced)
    5. vAtoms and digital objects
      1. Testnet vAtoms are live and functioning!
      2. Will be deploying to omniwallet staging this week
      3. Setting up five separate crowdsale for users to acquire the vAtoms
        1. One Crowdsale will be $OMNI only, the other 4 will be BTC crowdsales
      4. Need to get the Spec updated to cover uniquely identifiable tokens (UIT)
    6. Omniwallet better fee estimation
    7. BTC ICO / Crowdsales status
    8. Uniquely Identifiable Tokens (UIT) on Mainnet Test Ecosystem status
    9. Omnilayer.org website redesign status
    10. Rolling features into 0.2 (maybe 0.14?)
  • Adam
    1. Out of town
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. User support while Adam’s away
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer
      1. Fixed issue where OE’s engine debug log blew out and consumed all free space (caused about 3 hours with no updated blocks)
      2. Fixed issue with consensus hash comparison system (lack of swap)
      3. Complaints about performance are getting more frequent
      4. Changed schema to reduce the size of some tables and spent time tuning/tweaking memory & database, should be more responsive
      5. Working on adding metrics (page generation times, query times etc) to assist performance debugging
    2. Omni Core
      1. Added seed blocks for 470,000 to 480,000
      2. Added consensus hash for 480,000
      3. Continuing work on BTC crowdsales & UIT on 0.2

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 08 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 16 2017