ICON Foundation

Community Stabilization, ICON Tracker, Cellular Staking and BTP

Howdy from ICON Basis,

It was one other busy month of exercise with vital progress made throughout various key areas. We made enhancements to community stabilization, we additionally launched an up to date tracker, together with community proposals and an up to date ICONex for cell staking (iOS). Moreover, we continued to make headway on BTP, and are optimistic about our skill to commercialize this function by 1H2020.


We’re making ready the launch of our POC of BTP v0.5. This shall be a personal to public interchain POC that may probably launch within the coming weeks. We’ll share the main points of this POC on the similar time we launch our design plans for BTP v1.0. Total, our purpose is to have commercialization of BTP expertise within the 1H2020 (personal to public interchain).

Community stabilization

We’re stabilizing the community by 2 inner releases and 1 exterior launch. We anticipate that with Revision eight our community shall be absolutely stabilized. Please word that in the intervening time, we won’t be implementing the 6% burn penalty (beforehand scheduled to launch Nov 29th.). As soon as the community is absolutely stabilized, we’ll implement this function.

Some latest community stabilization updates embrace:

ICON Service

  • Utilized up to date P-Rep delegation reward calculation system: Revision 7.
  • Mounted a bug for loading total_elected_prep_delegation quantity when a node restarts
  • Mounted IPC channel crashes between ICONService and RewardCalculator when processing queryIScore request with an empty string as an handle parameter
  • Mounted a bug for total_elected_prep_delegation quantity
  • Mounted a minor bug on setDelegation TX
  • Mounted IISS Information corruption


  • Mounted unconfirmed tx stay whereas chief in complain state
  • Deal with the error as an exception whereas ‘Verify Data’ is None
  • Eliminated reset chief from the vote in block supervisor
  • Keep away from synchronizing a block that doesn’t have the `confirm_info` and subsequent block
  • Replace Broadcaster viewers directly with the goal listing
  • Take away peer_list in ‘PeerManager

Exterior of this stuff, core builders proceed to analysis enhancements for our P2P community and for database integration. We anticipate these enhancements to enhance primary community efficiency considerably. We’re additionally working to enhance the ICON Community by creating LFT2, an improved consensus algorithm to make sure greater liveness. We’ll present extra particulars on LFT2 briefly order.

Cellular Staking Replace

We launched cell staking capabilities for iOS. Nevertheless, the QA outcomes for the Android replace highlighted some points that wanted to be resolved. We’re hopeful that these points shall be resolved within the subsequent few weeks.


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