EOSIO Node Installation

EOSIO version tag: v2.0.6

Chain ID: 2c1f36d2e3774cba3e47804b6463c207544ac24183194e0b96ffad31e8f4acd5

Genesis File: genesis.json

1. Install EOSIO from precompiled binaries

Download the latest version of EOSIO for your OS from: https://github.com/EOSIO/eos/releases/tag/v2.0.5

For example, for ubuntu 18.04 you need to download eosio_2.0.5-1-ubuntu-18.04_amd64.deb

You can use apt to install it:

wget https://github.com/eosio/eos/releases/download/v2.0.5/eosio_2.0.5-1-ubuntu-18.04_amd64.deb
sudo apt install ./eosio_2.0.5-1-ubuntu-18.04_amd64.deb

It will download all dependencies and install EOSIO to /usr/opt/eosio/v2.0.5

Uninstall Script

To uninstall the EOSIO built/installed binaries and dependencies, run:


2. Configure Jungle Testnet Node

mkdir ~/Jungle-testnet
cd ~/Jungle-testnet
git clone https://github.com/Jungle/testnet.git ./
  • Edit config.ini

    • Enter your server's external address: p2p-server-address = YOUR_DOMAIN_OR_IP:9876
  • Open TCP Ports (8888, 9876) on your firewall/router

Specify a genesis.json file the first time you run nodeos

./start.sh --delete-all-blocks --genesis-json genesis.json

Follow logs to check your node is running OK.

tail -f stderr.txt

Check if you can access your node using link http://**YOUR_SERVER**/v1/chain/get_info

Here is an API Example

Starting and Stopping Nodeos

  • ./start.sh Starts and restarts Nodeos service.

  • ./stop.sh Performs graceful shutdown of Nodeos service.

Last updated on by AngeloCG97