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.

Windows
Linux
MacOS
Windows
  1. Download Windows package

  2. unzip the file

  3. Run Nethermind.Launcher.exe

  4. Select desired configuration

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
MacOS
  • Download Darwinpackage

  • Install MacOS dependencies

brew install gmp && brew install snappy && brew install lz4 && brew install zstd
  • unzip the file

  • Run Nethermind.Launcher

  • Select desired configuration