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Ethereum Release Geth v1.8.24 - Pointy Eightball
Geth v1.8.24 is a small maintenance release aiming to be the final version of the 1.8.x family before rolling out our next major milestone (v1.9.0). As the previous release too, v1.8.24 only back-ports stability fixes. A grab bag of the changes included are:
--rpc.gascapto limit the gas
- Baked in the Rinkeby Petersburg fork block 4321234 (~4th May, 2019).
- Updated light client CHTs for quicker sync times on all built-in networks.
- Fixes the builders and macos file descriptors if using with Go 1.12+.
- Fixes a log filtering issue that didn't report reorged EVM events.
- Fixes a couple of networking issues in the DHT and
- Memory optimizations around timestamp handling.
For a full rundown of the changes please consult the Geth 1.8.24 back-port pull request.
Geth binaries and mobile libraries are available on the Geth download page.