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Archive Archive for May 3rd, 2017



Solidity optimizer bug

Posted byuserMartin Swende on May 3rd, 2017.

A bug in the Solidity optimizer was reported through the Ethereum Foundation Bounty program, by Christoph Jentzsch. This bug is patched as of 2017-05-03, with the release of Solidity 0.4.11. Background The bug in question concerned how the optimizer optimizes on constants in the byte code. By “byte code constants”, we mean anything which is […]