💾Node Installation

Bitsong Mainnet guide

  • Approximate hardware requirements:

Node TypeCPURAMStorage

Mainnet

8

16GB

250GB

1) Auto_install script

wget -O bitsongd https://raw.githubusercontent.com/111STAVR111/props/main/Bitsong/bitsongd && chmod +x bitsongd && ./bitsongd

2) Manual installation

Preparing the server

sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade -y
sudo apt install curl tar wget clang pkg-config libssl-dev jq build-essential bsdmainutils git make ncdu gcc git jq chrony liblz4-tool -y

GO 1.21.6

ver="1.21.6"
wget "https://golang.org/dl/go$ver.linux-amd64.tar.gz"
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/go
sudo tar -C /usr/local -xzf "go$ver.linux-amd64.tar.gz"
rm "go$ver.linux-amd64.tar.gz"
echo "export PATH=$PATH:/usr/local/go/bin:$HOME/go/bin" >> $HOME/.bash_profile
source $HOME/.bash_profile
go version

Build 15.03.24

cd $HOME && mkdir $HOME/go/bin/
git clone https://github.com/bitsongofficial/go-bitsong/
cd go-bitsong
git checkout v0.15.0
make install

bitsongd version version --long | head

  • version: 0.15.0

  • commit: 456826d85f68958c30bc3c731b6ed260cec1aa75

Initiation

bitsongd init STAVR_guide --chain-id=bitsong-2b
bitsongd config chain-id bitsong-2b

Create/recover wallet

bitsongd keys add <walletname>
           OR
bitsongd keys add <walletname> --recover

Download Genesis

wget -O $HOME/.bitsongd/config/genesis.json "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/111STAVR111/props/main/Bitsong/genesis.json"

sha256sum $HOME/.bitsongd/config/genesis.json

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Set up the minimum gas price and Peers/Seeds/Filter peers/MaxPeers

sed -i.bak -e "s/^minimum-gas-prices *=.*/minimum-gas-prices = \"0ubld\"/;" ~/.bitsongd/config/app.toml
external_address=$(wget -qO- eth0.me) 
sed -i.bak -e "s/^external_address *=.*/external_address = \"$external_address:26656\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/config.toml
peers=""
sed -i.bak -e "s/^persistent_peers *=.*/persistent_peers = \"$peers\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/config.toml
seeds=""
sed -i.bak -e "s/^seeds =.*/seeds = \"$seeds\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/config.toml
sed -i 's/max_num_inbound_peers =.*/max_num_inbound_peers = 50/g' $HOME/.bitsongd/config/config.toml
sed -i 's/max_num_outbound_peers =.*/max_num_outbound_peers = 50/g' $HOME/.bitsongd/config/config.toml

Pruning (optional)

pruning="custom"
pruning_keep_recent="1000"
pruning_keep_every="0"
pruning_interval="10"
sed -i -e "s/^pruning *=.*/pruning = \"$pruning\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/app.toml
sed -i -e "s/^pruning-keep-recent *=.*/pruning-keep-recent = \"$pruning_keep_recent\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/app.toml
sed -i -e "s/^pruning-keep-every *=.*/pruning-keep-every = \"$pruning_keep_every\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/app.toml
sed -i -e "s/^pruning-interval *=.*/pruning-interval = \"$pruning_interval\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/app.toml

Indexer (optional)

indexer="null" &&
sed -i -e "s/^indexer *=.*/indexer = \"$indexer\"/" $HOME/.bitsongd/config/config.toml

Download addrbook

wget -O $HOME/.bitsongd/config/addrbook.json "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/111STAVR111/props/main/Bitsong/addrbook.json"

Create a service file

sudo tee /etc/systemd/system/bitsongd.service > /dev/null <<EOF
[Unit]
Description=bitsong
After=network-online.target

[Service]
User=$USER
ExecStart=$(which bitsongd) start
Restart=on-failure
RestartSec=3
LimitNOFILE=65535

[Install]
WantedBy=multi-user.target
EOF

StateSync Bitsong Mainnet

SOON

SnapShot Mainnet updated every 5 hours

SOOON

Start

sudo systemctl daemon-reload
sudo systemctl enable bitsongd
sudo systemctl restart bitsongd && sudo journalctl -fu bitsongd -o cat

Create validator

bitsongd tx staking create-validator \
--amount 1000000ubtsg \
--from <walletName> \
--commission-max-change-rate "0.1" \
--commission-max-rate "0.2" \
--commission-rate "0.1" \
--min-self-delegation "1" \
--details="" \
--identity="" \
--pubkey  $(bitsongd tendermint show-validator) \
--moniker "STAVR_Guide" \
--fees 2000ubtsg \
--chain-id bitsong-2b -y

Delete node

sudo systemctl stop bitsongd
sudo systemctl disable bitsongd
rm /etc/systemd/system/bitsongd.service
sudo systemctl daemon-reload
cd $HOME
rm -rf .bitsongd
rm -rf go-bitsong
rm -rf $(which bitsongd)

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