2016/07/26 12:37 AM
In light of the recent Ethereum hard fork, a collection of anonymous figures, or Ethereum Whales, have offered their support to the DAO exploiter — believing that the core developers have an obligation to the original contract.
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The Ethereum Whales
According to a blog, the ETH whales believe the developers at the Ethereum Foundation have an obligation to support the original smart contract. That is to uphold and recognize the events that have occurred under the parameters of the original contract and to reject the new one.
They believe the Ethereum Foundation is legally obligated to support the chain and “develop constructively.” Additionally, they say all funds provided to the Foundation are tied to the original contract, therefore they must allocate these funds accordingly.
The so-called “Ethereum Whales” further explain the obligations that they believe the Foundation has to…