Flare Linux

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About Flare Linux

Run a Flare server node on your computer now!

Requirements:

  • Docker is installed on your computer: INSTALL DOCKER,
  • An additional 4 GB of RAM for each Node server you wish to run on your computer,
  • An additional 25 GB of storage (HDD or SSD),

Follow these steps:

  • Open a Bash or a ZSH terminal (Mac or Linux), or a Powershell CLI (Windows),
  • Enter the following command in the terminal, and wait for the server to finish bootstrapping:
docker run -it --rm -p 9650:9650 --name my_flare_server asclinux/flarelinux:1.0.0-rc2 flare --songbird

!! PLEASE NOTE !!
You can run the server in detached mode by adding the 'd' option, like so:

docker run -dit [...]


You can change the version of the Flare server node, by adding a Git commit hash to end of the command, like so:

docker run [...] flare --single a1f141b4562


You can find the Flare Network code repository at: https://gitlab.com/flarenetwork/flare


Start testing the Flare API:

  • Use Postman to start querying your server's API: VIDEO TUTORIAL,
  • Make sure the "P" and "C" chains are bootstrapped, before making other queries!
  • To stop the Flare server, please enter the following command (or press Ctrl+C):
docker stop my_flare_server

Enjoy your new Flare server!

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