Buntinx 2017 (†836)Buntinx, JP. "What is a bitcoin user-activated soft fork?" (The Merkle, 13 Mar 2017).
- user activated soft fork (para.3): Individual users, companies, and service providers can activate this soft fork within their Bitcoin software client. At a predetermined time in the future, the soft fork will be activated. Any new block of data on the network not adhering to these new rules will be automatically rejected. (†2203)