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Node Setup

Install RSK Node and Join the RSK Orchid Mainnet Beta

Minimum Requirements

These are the minimum requirements that should be taken into account to run an RSK node:

  • 2 cores
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 500 GB storage
  • OS x64

RSK node can be installed on all major platforms, including Linux, Windows, and Mac. Here we provide step-by-step instructions for all supported platforms. Depending on your network performance, it usually takes 10 to 15 mins to setup a working node on mainnet.

Supported Systems and Methods

Type Platform Supported Methods
Local Linux Ubuntu Package, CentOS, Fat JAR, Docker
Local Windows Fat JAR, Docker
Local Mac Fat JAR, Docker
Cloud Google Ubuntu Package, Fat JAR, Docker
Cloud AWS AWS AMI, Ubuntu Package, Docker
Cloud Azure Azure Image, Ubuntu Package, Docker

Using Ubuntu Package

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Visit Setup Node on Ubuntu for instructions on installing RSK Node on ubuntu systems

Using Fat(or Uber) JAR

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Visit Setup Node with Fat JAR for instructions on installing RSK Node on any system with Fat JAR or Uber JAR.

Using Docker Container

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Visit Setup Node through Docker for instructions on installing RSK Node as a docker container on any system.

Using AWS AMI

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Visit Setup Node on AWS for instructions on installing RSK Node on a AWS instance through marketplace AMI.

Using Azure

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Visit Setup Node through Azure for instructions on installing RSK Node on a Azure instance through marketplace image resource.


Node Setup


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