they can, but only if there is consensus on a fork to the codebase, which gets more difficult with…
erick calder

This statement is completely incoherent. If we allow people who aren’t “authoritative” to validate, we centralize the system? You have that precisely backwards. Bitcoin was designed to be set out in stone and not allow anything but a majority to change things. A super majority at that.

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