In Ark, if Alice decides to unilaterally exit will this means the entire tree must be revealed? How is congestion control handled?

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For a single user to unilaterally exit, they only have to broadcast their vtxo tree branch. This means your personal vtxo leaf tx and all the transactions that are between the leaf and the on-chain Ark tx. For a tree of n vtxo leaves, this generally means log2(n) transactions.

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