20180918 RNode community testing

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Each week we invite community members to help test RNode.

  • When - Tuesdays at 14:00 UTC
  • Where - This meeting takes place online using Zoom
    • Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://zoom.us/j/134156866
    • Or iPhone one-tap :
          US: +16468769923,,134156866# or +16699006833,,134156866#
    • Or Telephone:
          Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
              US: +1 646 876 9923 or +1 669 900 6833
          Meeting ID: 134 156 866
          International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/rDfBtpt
  • Additional communications are posted in #node-testing on the RChain Discord.

What you can expect this week

This week we plan to test bug fixes and new features found in the dev branch of rchain/rchain.

Prepare to participate

We will not be working on the RChain test net. To participate in this session, please install RNode and connect to the dev bootstrap node.

  • Install and run RChain Node 0.6.4 (442665c0e0e4620ff23e700587227e6496c1f7fe)
     (see installation information below)
  • Connect to the network via the RChain dev bootstrap node. RNode bootstrap addresses

Select a validator key

Installation information

NOTE If you used a previous version of RNode, please delete your existing .rnode directory. Most errors experienced using RNode v0.6.1 relate to content in the directory from a previous version.

Please install RNode prior to the start of the testing session. If you have run RNode previously please see  CORE-961 - Getting issue details... STATUS  and  CORE-963 - Getting issue details... STATUS  for support for resolving issues you may experience preventing the successful running of RNode today.

RNode version for this session

Today we will use RChain Node 0.6.4 (442665c0e0e4620ff23e700587227e6496c1f7fe)

Installation and running instructions

Please see User guide for running RNode for installation and running instructions.

Share your experience

You best support the improvement and development of the RChain platform when you file a bug to report challenge you faced or unsuccessful outcomes. This will help us collect all relevant information to better understand your setup and experience. 

Testing session summary

25 participants

Tested updates to consensus. 

Bugs filed

key summary type created updated due assignee reporter priority status resolution

Chat log


  • Medha Parlikar
  • Paolo (Proof)
  • Adam Szkoda
  • Anson
  • Dror Dayan
  • Jim Whitescarver
  • Joshy Orndorff
  • Karen Moskowitz
  • Kevin Valentine
  • Kyle Conolly
  • Luigi Donorio Demeo
  • Mario (Witnet)
  • Mike Monohan
  • Navneet Suman
  • Ned Robinson
  • Shaun
  • Thomas Ingham
  • Tom V
  • Vadim
  • zuqzab
  • Arkam
  • HedgePoint