Peter R on Avalanche: Whether more helpful or harmful, it's a significant departure from PoW-based Nakamoto Consensus.Peter R on Avalanche: Whether more helpful or harmful, it's a significant departure from PoW-based Nakamoto Consensus. r/btc R

Link to discussion. This whole thread and the comments from BU developers was interesting. They don't seem to be opposed to Avalanche outright, but they do believe it is a significant change to the bitcoin consensus mechanism.

Whether or not it's a necessary change, they don't know. I sure as hell don't know either, ...