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Using Mainnet

Last updated for Mainnet


How to Run a Mainnet Node

Running a mainnet node is incredibly easy. Your application of choice will need to download the mainnet blockchain.


Command-Line Suite

To launch drep on mainnet, First, get the Mainnet configuration file, and put the configuration file into the system default directory,configuraton files in *.zip.

  • Linux

Download the executable from here,select drep-linux-amd64-v1.0.0.zip,decompression it. and place it under the directory: /usr/local/bin.Place the configuration file config.json (in linux-amd64-v1.0.0/mainnet_config/) under the directory: ~/.drep

Start the node using command: drep console

  • Windows

Download the executable from here, select drep-win-amd64-v1.0.0.zip,decompression it.Place the configuration file(drep-win-amd64-v1.0.0/mainnet_config) under the directory: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Drep,Open the command-line interface (cmd.exe), navigate into the directory at which the executable is placed.Start the node using command: drep.exe console

  • mac

Download the executable from here,select drep-darwin-amd64-v1.0.0.zip,decompression it.Place the configuration file config.json(in drep-darwin-amd64-v1.0.0/mainnet) under the directory: ~/Library/Application Support/Drep.Place drep under the directory /usr/bin .Start the node using command: drep console