Install your first Nimiq Node

Requirements

This guide uses Linux Debian as the base operating system.

Download and install the package

The official nimiq node can be downloaded in the Nimiq Website.

wget https://repo.nimiq.com/deb/pool/main/n/nimiq/nimiq_1.2.0-1_amd64.deb

Install the package

dpkg -i nimiq_1.2.0-1_amd64.deb

Configure the node according to your needs.

Start the miner

systemctl start nimiq

Check the logs for output

tail -f /var/log/syslog

If your configuration is correct you should see the node connecting to the network and reaching consensus.