What Is the Drivechain Proposal and Why Is It Dividing the Bitcoin Community?

Source: Bitcoin.com
by Sergio Goschenko

“Drivechain, a Bitcoin improvement proposal that presents a way of scaling Bitcoin using sidechains, level two blockchains that receive bridged tokens from a parent chain, is generating a loud buzz on social media from supporters and detractors. While Paul Sztorc, the author of the Drivechain proposal, states that its concept seeks to drive all innovation toward Bitcoin, some believe it might give rise to complexity and other unintended consequences.” (09/05/23)