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What determines the length of a cycle in Tezos?

Fundamentally a cycle is a set of block heights for which the baking en endorsement rights are determined by a single random seed. The reason to have many blocks in a cycle is that it lowers the ...
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How does Tezos voting process work in practice?

As a self baker, you can vote via Ledger.
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How does Tezos voting process work in practice?

There is already a Guide from Obsidian, about Voting with a Ledger Nano SOURCE: https://github.com/tezoscommunity/FAQ/blob/master/Compile_Mainnet.md
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What determines the length of a cycle in Tezos?

This is an empirical parameter but at high level it needs to be long enough to get enough to get statistical sample (for the randomization for the baking rights snapshot) and short enough to not know ...
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Testnet Fork during Testing Period (Cycles 17-24)

The testnet chain is only to validate the ability for the amendment to occur without any initial adverse effects to the network. These protocols should also run in parallel on a dedicated test chain ...
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