📚Useful commands📚



lavad status 2>&1 | jq .NodeInfo
lavad status 2>&1 | jq .SyncInfo
lavad status 2>&1 | jq .ValidatorInfo

Check node logs

sudo journalctl -fu lavad -o cat

Check service status

sudo systemctl status lavad 

Restart service

sudo systemctl restart lavad 

Stop service

sudo systemctl stop lavad 

Start service

sudo systemctl start lavad 


sudo systemctl daemon-reload
sudo systemctl disable lavad 
sudo systemctl enable lavad 

Your Peer

echo $(lavad tendermint show-node-id)'@'$(wget -qO- eth0.me)':'$(cat $HOME/.lava/config/config.toml | sed -n '/Address to listen for incoming connection/{n;p;}' | sed 's/.*://; s/".*//')

🥅Working with keys

New Key or Recover Key

lavad keys add Wallet_Name
lavad keys add Wallet_Name --recover

Check all keys

lavad keys list

Check Balance

lavad query bank balances address....jkl1yjgn7z09ua9vms259j

Delete Key

lavad keys delete Wallet_Name

Export Key

lavad keys export wallet

Import Key

lavad keys import wallet wallet.backup

🚀Validator Management

Edit Validator

lavad tx staking edit-validator \
--new-moniker "Your_Moniker" \
--identity "Keybase_ID" \
--details "Your_Description" \
--website "Your_Website" \
--security-contact "Your_Email" \
--chain-id lava-testnet-2 \
--commission-rate 0.05 \
--from Wallet_Name \
--gas 350000 -y

Your Valoper-Address

lavad keys show Wallet_Name --bech val

Your Valcons-Address

lavad tendermint show-address

Your Validator-Info

lavad query staking validator valoperaddress......

Jail Info

lavad query slashing signing-info $(lavad tendermint show-validator)


lavad  tx slashing unjail --from Wallet_name --chain-id lava-testnet-2 --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava  -y

Active Validators List

lavad q staking validators -oj --limit=3000 | jq '.validators[] | select(.status=="BOND_STATUS_BONDED")' | jq -r '(.tokens|tonumber/pow(10; 6)|floor|tostring) + " \t " + .description.moniker' | sort -gr | nl

Inactive Validators List

lavad q staking validators -oj --limit=3000 | jq '.validators[] | select(.status=="BOND_STATUS_UNBONDED")' | jq -r '(.tokens|tonumber/pow(10; 6)|floor|tostring) + " \t " + .description.moniker' | sort -gr | nl

Check that your key matches the validator (Win - Good. Lose - Bad)

[[ $(lavad q staking validator $VALOPER -oj | jq -r .consensus_pubkey.key) = $(lavad status | jq -r .ValidatorInfo.PubKey.value) ]] && echo -e "\nYou win\n" || echo -e "\nYou lose\n"

Withdraw all rewards from all validators

lavad tx distribution withdraw-all-rewards --from Wallet_Name --chain-id lava-testnet-2 --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava   -y

Withdraw and commission from your Validator

lavad tx distribution withdraw-rewards valoper1amxp0k0hg4edrxg85v07t9ka2tfuhamhldgf8e --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 --commission -y

Delegate tokens to your validator

lavad tx staking delegate Your_valpoer........ "100000000"ulava --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

Delegate tokens to different validator

lavad tx staking delegate valpoer........ "100000000"ulava --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

Redelegate tokens to another validator

lavad tx staking redelegate Your_valpoer........ valpoer........ "100000000"ulava --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

Unbond tokens from your validator or different validator

lavad tx staking unbond Your_valpoer........ "100000000"ulava --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y
lavad tx staking unbond valpoer........ "100000000"ulava --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

Transfer tokens from wallet to wallet

lavad tx bank send Your_address............ address........... "1000000000000000000"ulava --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y


View all proposals

lavad query gov proposals

View specific proposal

lavad query gov proposal 1

Vote yes

lavad tx gov vote 1 yes --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

Vote no

lavad tx gov vote 1 no --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

Vote abstain

lavad tx gov vote 1 abstain --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

Vote no_with_veto

lavad tx gov vote 1 no_with_veto --from Wallet_Name --gas 350000 --fees "7000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

📡IBC transfer

  • for exapmle - Lava -> Osmosis

lavad tx ibc-transfer transfer transfer channel-2 Your_OSMOaddress............ "100000"ulava --from Lava_Wallet_Name ---gas 350000 --fees "70000"ulava --chain-id=lava-testnet-2 -y

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