Add command line option for target gas limit

Description

As a user, I want to be able to change the block gas limit without creating a new chain. Currently you must update the block gas limit in the genesis file which requires creating a new blockchain.

Acceptance criteria:
Add a command line option for the target gas limit (--target-gas-limit). If set, instead of copying the gas limit gas limit from the previous block each time Pantheon will make small adjustments to the gas limit with each created block and move towards the target gas limit.

Status

Assignee

Christian Felde

Reporter

Madeline Murray

Labels

Refinement State

Ready for Work

Scrum Team

Pliny

Priority

P3
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