20190620 RNode community testing

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Each week we invite community members to help test RNode.

  • When - Thursdays 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

Today we plan to use an unreleased version of RNode that includes  RCHAIN-3454 - Getting issue details... STATUS . Please report any challenges you have connecting to the bootstrap node, requesting and/or receiving the approved block, or receiving blocks and building your blockchain.

Instructions for testing today

  • Install RChain Node 0.9.7.gitef57ef69
  • Join the RChain public testnet
  • Expect to receive an approved block, add peers, and start to build your blockchain on your read-only node
  • Optional - deploy Rholang to the network

Install RNode

Today we are working with RChain Node 0.9.7.gitef57ef69

Docker image

Run RNode

Bootstrap address 

Sample run command
rnode run --map-size 4294967296 --network testnet1.4-beta -b "rnode://25a48e34b10c5917aa21bdbbf45da56d3e7129c6@node0.testnet.rchain-dev.tk?protocol=40400&discovery=40404"

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. 

Work completed since the last testing session

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Testing session summary

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Bugs filed

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