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Block B' has the same fitness, so the node would wait for the next block before deciding which is canonical. Block A' - depends when the node see this blocks. If the node already sees B, B has a higher fitness so A' would be ignored. If the node only sees A, then it would switch to A' as it has a higher fitness. If the node did switch from A to A', and ...


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In 005-Babylon, fitness became a monotonically increasing number, simply representing the height of the block. Fitness is no longer calculated based on the number of endorsements within the block. "confirmations" is simply the level of the current head block minus the level of the block with your transaction. If you want to mess with fitness still, treat ...


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