Running a Node

Building a Node From Sources

To build a Dune node from sources, follow the steps provided in this page. Note that you should replace the line git checkout testnet with git checkout mainnet. If you want to build the node for the mainnet network in the page linked above.

In addition, if you want to switch between testnet and mainnet, you just need to use the git checkout commands above and redo make. Also, use git pull origin mainnet or git pull origin testnet to get updates from the remote repository before re-building with make.

Dune Binaries and Basic Concepts

We recommend to read the following page if you are not yet familiar with Dune binaries and basic concepts.