Running the client

Run your Nethermind node with our cross-platform Ethereum client

Check Download sources in order to get the latest Nethermind package for your OS.

Linux
Windows
MacOS
Linux
wget [LINUX_PACKAGE_URL]
Download package with wget
  • Install linux dependencies

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install libsnappy-dev libc6-dev libc6 unzip -y
Install Linux dependencies
  • unzip the package

unzip [LINUX_PACKAGE_FILENAME] -d nethermind
Unzip the package
  • Switch directory

cd nethermind
Switch directory
  • Run Nethermind.Launcher and select Ethereum Node

./Nethermind.Launcher
Run the Nethermind.Launcher
Select the network
Select sync mode
  • Configure JSON RPC/EthStats if needed

JSON RPC / EthStats configuration
  • Nethermind node is now running🎉, check this article to get familiar with the logs

Nethermind client running Ethereum Mainnet

For Ubuntu 16.04 you will need additional dependencies installed.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-toolchain-r/test
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install gcc-6 g++-6 -y
sudo apt install libzstd1 -y
Windows
  1. Download Windows package

  2. unzip the file

  3. Run Nethermind.Launcher.exe

  4. Select desired configuration

MacOS
  • Download Darwinpackage

  • Install MacOS dependencies

brew install gmp snappy lz4 zstd