An Alternative for Making Proof of Capacity more Proof of Work Resistant

jj os
jj os
Jul 4 · 7 min read

Introduction

Proof of Capacity Files (plots)

Throwing away hashes, computing them as needed

A simple proposal to make PoC more PoW resistant

Assuming a factor of 4 was chosen. Of course, this would be a constant defined somewhere else in a production code and would depend on block height (fork block).

engraver -j 4 [other arguments …]

id_start_nonces_nskip

Compatibility

Conclusions

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Proof of capacity consensus algorithm supporter, smart contracts developer.

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Proof of capacity consensus algorithm supporter, smart contracts developer.