Phore Core Wallet Development Proposal - August 2020

Phore Core Wallet Development Proposal - August 2020 (44,600 PHR)

We recently completed the v1.6.5 release which addressed some build issues for Linux and Windows–now official Phore builds are available for all supported platforms. We are continuing to make improvements to the overall user experience, new functionality, security, performance, and bug fixes.

Examples of current features on our near term core wallet roadmap include:

Development Complete–Testing Underway

  • Add RPC commands for easier integration with Insight servers (Trezor/Phore Marketplace back end) and other 3rd party services
  • Proof of stake protocol security improvements
  • Improvements to gitian build process
  • Compatibility with latest versions of OSX
  • Foreign language translation updates
  • Improved address manager performance
  • Add support for RISC-V and include in gitian build process
  • Restore feature to be able to double click on proposals to open the description URL
  • Masternode RPC updates
  • Travis build fixes
  • Update Qt library to 5.9.7
  • Update leveldb version
  • Add Tor icon to status bar
  • Refactoring code to improve quality and ease future development
  • Switch from openssl to secp256k1 for consensus

Development Underway/Planned

  • Support for OP_CHECKTIMELOCKVERIFY (BIP65) opcode standard
  • New RPC commands including getblockindexstats
  • Removal of zero-fee transaction support
  • Improvements to HD addressing GUI setup process
  • Masternode protocol improvements
  • Budget governance improvements
  • Improved transaction handling
  • Further staking improvements
  • Further bug fixes

We appreciate your support in helping us make this a reality. If you have ideas, suggestions, or want to make a contribution to Phore’s development, please reach out to Michael T. on Discord or Telegram and let us know.