Upcoming zkEVM testnet UPGRADE: Incaberry hardfork

Date: Tues, 24th Oct 2023
Time: 02:00 PM UTC / 04:00 PM CEST
Duration: ~1 hour operation

Incaberry upgrade will bring cryptographic optimisations and bug fixes to Polygon zkEVM testnet. Before the upgrade, the node should be updated to v0.3.2 and prover to v3.0.0. There are updates to the RPC, sequencer and synchroniser as well.The network will be available, except for ~2 min for sequencer restart. Communication will be done when the network resumes operations.

Things to note:
:warning: Note that the version v0.3.2 with Prover v3.0.0 are required to be able to upgrade the network to Incaberry
:warning: Note that the version v0.3.1 with Prover v2.2.2 and earlier would be obsolete.

Before Incaberry is Live on testnet, infrastructure partners will need to update to the latest versions of the node and prover. The GitHub repos and changelogs would be found here:

What needs to be done:

  1. Be prepared for the Incaberry upgrade
  2. Stay updated on the progress through official communication channels
  3. For infrastructure partners, BEFORE the upgrade, please follow the instructions to update to node v0.3.2 here