It has been a monumental 12 months for Litecoin; the silver coin improved its valuation by nearly 190 p.c since January and the digital asset additionally accomplished its 2nd Litecoin halving final week. Nevertheless, Litecoin was beneath the gun over the previous few weeks after it was noticed that the digital asset recorded nearly zero exercise on Github in 2019. Many group members raised the questions of the silver coin’s shortcoming on the tech entrance.
Litecoin’s Charlie Lee, took the matter into his arms and took to Twitter explaining the inactivity. Lee defined that Litecoin’s code was extraordinarily just like Bitcoin’s and the “handful of core builders” at Litecoin have been largely accommodating the modifications made by Bitcoin, on their community.
He defined that Litecoin would normally launch an replace, a couple of months after Bitcoin does, and the code could be equivalent. Lee added that Litecoin did launch an replace Core zero.17.1 in Might early this 12 months however the code was written in 2018 itself by Bitcoin.
He defined that,
Therefore, Lee concluded that as a result of many of the work achieved by the Litecoin core builders in 2019 didn’t get recorded on Github as most of commits have been already accomplished in 2018; data on github may lead one to imagine that LTC builders had taken the 12 months off in 2019, which was unfaithful.
Nevertheless, Lee additionally agreed that for the previous few months, his focus was based mostly extra round “adoption and consciousness” than improvement on the technical facet.