Release Candidate (Version 12.0~rc2) of Octez

A new release candidate of Octez (12.0~rc2) is available. If this release candidate proves to be stable, it will be released as version 12.0.

We invite you to test this release candidate, for instance on the Hangzhounet test network, and to report any issue on Issues · Tezos / tezos · GitLab so that they can be fixed before the release.

Compared to 12.0~rc1, this second release candidate replaces the Ithaca economic protocol (PsiThaCa ) with Ithaca2 (Psithaca2 ). The --network ithacanet option now configures the node for the second iteration of the Ithacanet test network which will use Ithaca2 instead of Ithaca. It also contains several improvements and bug fixes related to Ithaca and the storage backend.

Full changelog and update instructions are available in the version 12 release page: Version 12.0~rc2 — Tezos (master branch, 2022/01/25 12:58) documentation

The Git tag for this release is v12.0-rc2 and the corresponding commit hash is 7985fafe19003eb6ab495e7d6ce83e747c4e01fc .