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Assuming that the block size fork goes through, will the Bitcoin developers use the alert key to tell people to upgrade?

The block size increase proposal currently under discussion would require all clients that process transactions to upgrade. Otherwise, pre 0.11 clients would reject these larger blocks, leading to a ...
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What triggers safe-mode?

While reading through the bitcoin wiki I found this following segment describing a bitcoin RPC safe-mode Until version 0.3.20, Bitcoin went into safe mode when a valid alert was received. In safe ...
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What is “safe mode” and how does it affect RPC Commands?

The source code here has a list of RPC commands and a "okSafeMode" parameter. What is the purpose of this SafeMode and how does it affect the usage of the client?