- Playing roulette with commitment scheme
The miner incentive to cheat becomes a serious threat when playing high-stakes, because we might a rely on the block hash for our random number generation. High-stakes encourages a miner to cheat by not publishing a newly found block if its block hash implies loosing the gamble.
A commitment-based approach for generating the random number solves the miner incentive issue.
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