[Announcements] Reminder: Protocol Upgrade on 2017-12-08 15:40:00 UTC - Update Mandatory

Fabian Schuh Fabian.Schuh at bitshares.foundation
Mon Dec 4 10:25:44 CET 2017

We'd like to take the opportunity to remind every node operator,
exchange partner, 3rd party business, or block producer operating
on BitShares, that there is a new release of the BitShares
back-end [1] software that adds additional features to the

This is a **consensus changing protocol upgrade**.
All full nodes **MUST** upgrade before

        2017-12-08 15:40:00 UTC!

The most recent version is `2.0.171105a` and has been tested
thoroughly during the last 4 weeks.

A full list of changes can be found in the release notes [1] of in
our previous announcement [2] from October 30th.

If you are a regular front-end user, this update does not affect you.

Mailing Lists

We would like to remind everyone of the mailing lists [3] operated
by the BitShares Blockchain Foundation where business operators
and users can engage discussions and get the most recent updates,
directly. An distinct mailing list for *critical* operation updates
exists, too.

 [1] https://github.com/bitshares/bitshares-core/releases/latest
 [2] http://www.bitshares.foundation/announcements/2017-10-30-bitshares-backend-update
 [3] http://lists.bitshares.foundation/listinfo

Dr.-Ing. Fabian Schuh
Mail  : fabian.schuh at blockchain.foundation
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