Stevan Lohja
Jul 30 · 5 min read

Ethereum Classic Labs Core development team has been diligently working to provide the community with hot project releases and infrastructure. Most importantly, the Atlantis fork is under-way and on schedule.

Second-Quarter 2019 Achievements

Client Team

Our team has proposed and championed the Ethereum Classic Atlantis hard fork described in ECIP-1054. Participating stakeholders in the community agreed on the official schedule on June 20, 2019. The schedule is as described below:

Block 716,617 ~ Jun 19 on Kotti Classic PoA-testnetBlock 4,729,274 ~ Jul 29 on Morden Classic PoW-testnetBlock 8,772,000 ~ Sept. 17 ETC PoW-mainnet
  • ECIP-1054 is accepted and the Atlantis hard fork schedule is finally set.

Thanks to the collaboration of Ethereum Classic Labs and Chainsafe Systems, Classic-Geth is prepared for Atlantis. Classic-Geth has ~62% market share as of today, so it is important to provide a sufficient Classic-Geth client to the community.

  • Classic-Geth v6.0.6-beta is released. Classic-Geth version 6.0.6-beta or later is mandatory for Classic-Geth users in preparation for the Atlantis hard fork scheduled for mid-September.

We’ve made landmark progress for Multi-Geth. As of release v1.9.0, Multi-Geth is no longer a near-direct echo of upstream branches and Multi-Geth now supports OpenRPC’s Service Discovery rpc.discover method.

Tooling Team

Pristine

Pristine is a starting point, it follows a Documentation Driven Development approach, and can be used as a resource to augment existing documentation.

Jade Suite

The goal of Jade is to enable the creation of decentralized, peer to peer applications built for Ethereum Classic.

OpenRPC

The OpenRPC Specification defines a standard, programming language-agnostic interface description for JSON-RPC 2.0 APIs.

$ open-rpc-typings --help
Usage: cli [options]
Options:
-v, --version output the version number
-d, --document [openrpcDocument] JSON string or a Path/Url pointing to an open rpc schema (default: "./openrpc.json")
--output-rs [directory] output dir of rust typings
--output-ts [directory] output dir of typescript typings
--output-go [directory] output dir of go typings
--name-rs [file] File name of rust typings (default: "./index")
--name-ts [file] File name of typescript typings (default: "./index")
--name-go [file] File name of go typings (default: "./index")
-h, --help output usage information

Documentation

We’ve released a few high-level community resources that will undergo continued growth to support developers and the open-source technologies we contribute to.

Forward Quarterly Goals

Client Team:

  • Agharta hard-fork preparation
  • Advanced client compatibility testing.

Tooling Team:

The tooling team is committed to the continued development and support for Jade, Pristine, and OpenRPC. However, we’re looking forward to the following deliverables

Pristine

  • Pristine-rust-lib and Pristine-rust-bin progress. Rust based templates for Pristine.
  • Semantic-rs releases. A Rust based library for automating releases.

Jade Suite

  • Jade-Explorer releases. An open-source block explorer for EVM based blockchains and DApp development.
  • Jade Wallet releases. An open-source wallet for EVM based blockchains and DApps.
  • Jade-Signer progress.

OpenRPC

  • Server-rs progress. A Rust based library for OpenRPC servers allowing a micro-framework for OpenRPC-based services as opposed to client-generator.

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Stevan Lohja

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Technology Coordinator at Ethereum Classic Labs. Previously Technical Writer at ETCDEV Team.

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