New Ethereum 2.0 Testnet Is Working Properly With Over 100,000 Validators
Another test network codebase Ethereum 2.0 was launched this week. By the time of publication, over 100 were registered on the Pyrmont testnet 000 validators, for securing which was made about 3.2 million test ETH.
Topics time, main network deposit contract collected only 117,000 ETH with the required 24 November 524 288 ETH. On this background, a number of developers expressed their opinion about Tom, that the start of the zero stage should be postponed to January without application criterion for general volume deposits.
The likelihood of a sharp increase in inflow remains assets in the deposit contract on the weekend or on Monday. So, today user contributed 7,072 ETH worth about $ 3.5 million. According to some opinions, this can to be alone of investors original ICO or Ethereum ecosystem member since 2016 of the year.
Remains open question about Tom, how many more such early ether holders are waiting last moment to make their deposits. From of this will be depend on whether or not the zero phase of Ethereum 2.0 starts on December 1.
Medalla’s first multi-client testnet was open August 4th. Subsequently in it It was several serious bugs were found, and many validators abandoned their nodes, which began to hinder achieving completeness. Pyrmont testnet directed for stress testing Ethereum 2.0 and still works stably, although already helped identify several more minor problems.