100k Ethereum 2.0 Testnet Revealed

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Nishant Das of Prysmatic, another eth 2.0 client, said they’re in the process of updating to spec version 0.10.1. The ethereum 2.0 testnet that can handle about 100,000 validators is about to launch with it currently undergoing stress testing. “It’s running the state transition code from spec v0.10.1, the latest multi-client interop spec,” says Paul Hauner, a Lighthouse dev. Meaning ethereum is about to launch not only staking this summer, but also the very beginning of sharding. Then try vice versa for a lighthouse node with a prysm local testnet,” he said. Once that is done, they’ll work on interop. “I want to try run a local lighthouse testnet, and have a prysm node successfully handshake with them and be able to successfully interop with the lighthouse nodes.

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The ethereum 2.0 testnet that can handle about 100,000 validators is about to launch with it currently undergoing stress testing.

“It’s running the state transition code from spec v0.10.1, the latest multi-client interop spec,” says Paul Hauner, a Lighthouse dev.

Age Manning, another Lighthouse dev, said on Saturday they’re doing a final update to incorporate all the mainnet features which should hopefully be done by the end of this week.

Nishant Das of Prysmatic, another eth 2.0 client, said they’re in the process of updating to spec version 0.10.1. Once that is done, they’ll work on interop.

“I want to try run a local lighthouse testnet, and have a prysm node successfully handshake with them and be able to successfully interop with the lighthouse nodes. Then try vice versa for a lighthouse node with a prysm local testnet,” he said.

While Manning said they’re...

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