The past week was rich in interesting events, the main role among them was played by hardwork Bitcoin Cash. After the division of the chain of cryptocurrency between two opponents (SV Bitcoin and Bitcoin ABC) started a real war of Harrachov, which spends millions of dollars. 24 hours after the beginning of the confrontation cryptomnesia found a new message Satoshi Nakamoto in the ninth block of Bitcoin.
“The problem with Segwit” — that’s the message of the Creator of the cryptocurrency. Whether this is the Satoshi, or is it another of the tricks Craig Wright?
Who is Satoshi Nakamoto
Owner Coingeek Calvin Eyre said that “Satoshi is alive.” He also retweeted several messages from the account @Satoshi Twitter.
“I don’t want publicity, but Segwit there is one problem. If it is not correct, my work will be a failure. There is only one way of survival for Bitcoin, and it’s important for me to make it work. So important that I even reveal his identity.”
This post was soon deleted, but remained in the archive. From the account @Satoshi posted another tweet.
“The message will open in December 2019.”
Head of the technical Department Purse Christopher Jeffrey confirmed that the message is in the ninth block of Bitcoin does seem like with Satoshi. However, now “almost anyone can change the hash for valid ecda-signature to create a supposedly new message”. Jeffrey added that he had with friends created a fake message from Satoshi for fun.
In the subreddit r/btc developer Gregory Maxwell on own example showed how easy it is to fake a message from Satoshi. He also suspected Wright in this affair, because the main supporter of Bitcoin SV peculiar to such tricks. Craig himself said that he will show something big in a year.