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MANDATORY UPDATE

Bata QT Win64 Wallet Update.

This update addresses sync issues.

Ensure that you back-up and your wallet. Save your wallet.dat file in another location. If you lose this file you will lose your coins.

 

Open %appdata% folder and delete Bata Folder. (find by going to start in windows and type in search %appdata%) Start QT to re-sync blockchain. You will know if you have been successful if your wallet shows it is over 2 years out of sync. Now just wait or use bootstrap to sync faster.

 

Instructions for Bootstrap:

Updated Bootstrap: https://bata.money/downloads/BATA-bootstrap.zip After fresh install, open QT so that it can create a new Bata Folder. Then Close QT. Unzip the file into the same directory as the bata-qt.exe (find by going to start in windows and type in search %appdata%) Then with a shortcut or in the command prompt: bata-qt.exe -loadblock=bootstrap.dat

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Update now via:

https://github.com/BTA-BATA/BATA-SOURCE/releases/tag/v10.5.2-Win64

Thanks for your support and patience.

 

Bata Source Code Update 10.5.2

The following changes to take effect at block 850k:

Increase confirmation from 60 to 200 blocks,
Increase Total money supply from 5 Million to 10 Million
Static PoW reward of 0.25 Bata

https://github.com/BTA-BATA/BATA-SOURCE

Update from Development via Discord:

For an update on those trying to follow along on Bata.  It boils down to 2 basic issues.   1) We are organizing a Non Profit Foundation to represent the community that is supporting Bata and Barter Platform.  This is the first priority for us, and we need to complete this step to continue developing both the business plan for Bata and technological development.  The political environment surrounding cryptocurrencies is becoming volatile in how governments and investment securities agencies are monitoring and handling crypto-currencies in different countries and jurisdictions.   2) We are actively looking for developers to assist with the masternode migration.  Migrating this coin is taking more time and resources than I had anticipated and estimated to pc888.  So, I am falling behind in what I promised to deliver, but we are looking for support from reputable developers that can assist and are available.  Both tasks, finding available developers and reputable ones, are proving to be a difficult task.  This does not mean development has stopped, it means that this transition is taking a lot longer than we had projected.
Probably because of so many of the scams that are happening now under the guise of cryptocurrency coins and tokens, there are many government agencies scrutinizing most projects of a certain value or popularity.  We are putting a business plan in place to ensure we are compliant and preparing a professional profile for the Bata project.  These services are all at a cost, so we are also looking for ways to cover the costs for the short-term road map.  The foundation will need funding not only for its in legal costs for its creation, but there is also the upcoming costs and budgets for development of the code base, marketing, documentation, and community support.