This is a quote from the book "On Zero Confirmation Transactions" by Chris Pacia
...one’s tires because there is a tiny percentage chance they will get into an accident if they drive. “Driving is unsafe!” It’s incredibly paternalistic and disingenuous.

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here are we at today?

Since previous core maintainer Gavin Andresen and Mike Hearn have now been purged from core development it seems the developers are hell bent on ramming th rough replace-by-fee.

An “opt-in” version has already been rammed through, without consensus, and with almost no discussion. The opt-in version only enables replace-by-fee on tr...
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