Community Dev Call (03/04/20): Agenda, Recording, Notes

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[Update: Watch the full recording of the call here.]

10:00–10:05am: Welcome, introductions

10:05–10:25am: PBC updates

  • Testnet demo
  • Authenticator demo

10:25–10:40am: Community updates

10:40–11:00am: Q&A

(Please feel free to propose questions for the Q&A by replying to this post.)

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Questions for Q&A / Discussion (so far):

  • When and how can we release a new version of Radiks? –@friedger, @dant
  • How much will the engineering team maintain Radiks over time? –@leopradel
  • Is there a possibility of building out a mobile native Radiks? –@xanderjakeq
  • Can we discuss technology choices? For context, those using Radiks are restricted to MongoDB and there’s a React dependency for the Blockstack Connect UI. –@jorishermans.id.bloc
  • What is the status of data collections? –@sdsantos
  • How do we feel about starting a working group for data collections? –@jorishermans.id.bloc
  • When exactly can we start using smart contracts and what are some common use cases we anticipate seeing? –@sdsantos
  • There are a few new tools that we need moving forward; how will we go about building them? –@sdsantos
  • What upcoming opportunities do community devs have to collaborate? –@sdsantos
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#3

Hi Jenny @jrmith, how to join in the dev call. Is it a zoom meeting?

#4

Yes: https://zoom.us/j/348372188

#5

What is needed to sign a transaction (by a hardware wallet)? Where could I find that code?

#6

For Stacks 2.0, the code is here: https://github.com/blockstack/blockstack-core/blob/master/src/chainstate/stacks/transaction.rs#L723

Algorithm description is here: https://github.com/blockstack/blockstack-core/blob/master/sip/sip-005-blocks-and-transactions.md#transaction-signing-and-verifying

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#7

There was a list of smart contracts that would make sense to write. Any progress on that? Any more contracts built already?

I like the mix of PBC and community updates.

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