Seven-Hour Solana Crash Blamed on Bots Swarming Candy Machine
Today #Solana mainnet-beta went down partially due to botting on the Metaplex Candy Machine program. To combat this, we have merged and will soon deploy a botting penalty to the program as part of a broader effort to stabilize the network. https://t.co/QaAZT3VxXz
— Metaplex (@metaplex) May 1, 2022
it wasn’t “paused” or “halted” – better to say it “crashed”
— Austin Federa (@Austin_Federa) May 1, 2022
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