This is a quote from the book "On Zero Confirmation Transactions" by Chris Pacia
...inced some horrifically confused Chinese miners to use his patch only to have them switch back hours later when they realized the mistake they made. Typically, only dogmatists cling to a theory
in the face of overwhelming empirical evidence to the contrary.
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So why haven’t miners rushed to adopt this “profit maximizing” policy? Well maybe one reason is that it isn’t
actually profit maximizing. The theory outlined above seems to be unduly focused on short run profits and not the overall health of the bitcoin ecosystem which is necessary for maximizing long ...