snapshot


description: Catch the latest block faster by using our daily snapshots.

Snapshot

Snapshots allows a new node to join the network by recovering application state from a backup file. Snapshot contains compressed copy of chain data directory. To keep backup files as small as plausible, snapshot server is periodically beeing state-synced.

Snapshots are taken automatically every 12 hours

pruning: 107/0/13 | indexer: null | version tag: v1.5.3

Instructions

Quick setup

One liner to get moving quickly

sudo systemctl stop sged
cp .sge/data/priv_validator_state.json .sge/priv_validator_state.json.backup
rm -rf .sge/data
curl -L https://snapshots.lavenderfive.com/testnet-snapshots/sge/sge_2088380.tar.lz4 | tar -Ilz4 -xf - -C .sge
mv .sge/priv_validator_state.json.backup .sge/data/priv_validator_state.json
sudo systemctl start sged && sudo journalctl -u sged -f --no-hostname -o cat

Stop sged and reset the data

sudo systemctl stop sged
cp .sge/data/priv_validator_state.json .sge/priv_validator_state.json.backup
rm -rf .sge/data

Download latest snapshot

curl -L https://snapshots.lavenderfive.com/testnet-snapshots/sge/sge_2088380.tar.lz4 | tar -Ilz4 -xf - -C .sge
mv .sge/priv_validator_state.json.backup .sge/data/priv_validator_state.json

Restart sged and check the log

sudo systemctl start sged && sudo journalctl -u sged -f --no-hostname -o cat

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