ÐΞVp2p Wire Protocol (Kademlia Distributed Hash Table)

This article is an attempt to look into Ethereum ÐΞVp2p protocol. I will break this into multiple parts. In this article I am going to cover Kademlia Distributed Hash Table. Kademlia distributed hash table was designed by Petar Maymounkov and David Mazières in 2002 for decentralized peer-to-peer computer networks. Ethereum ÐΞVp2p uses Kadmelia distributed hash table to maintain a list of peers. Following are some details of Kadmealia DHT which will help you understand the...

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