js-libp2p 0.26.0 released

by Jacob Heun on 2019-08-07

Gossipsub support and Promisify API

Thanks to the awesome work of the ChainSafe team, Gossipsub is here! Gossipsub is a much more efficient pubsub router than Floodsub. Intead of broadcasting to all of its peers, it broadcasts to a controlled subset of peers. To learn more about how Gossipsub works and where it differs from Floodsub, check out the Spec.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://ipfs.io/blog/2019-08-07-js-libp2p-0-26