Install Minter

There are several ways you can install Minter Blockchain Testnet node on your machine:

Using binary

Download Minter

Get latest binary build suitable for your architecture and unpack it to desired folder.

Run Minter

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./minter

Then open http://localhost:3000/ in local browser to see node’s GUI.

Using Docker

You’ll need docker and docker compose installed.

Clone Minter source code to your machine

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git clone https://github.com/MinterTeam/minter-go-node.git
cd minter-go-node

Start Minter

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docker-compose up

Then open http://localhost:3000/ in local browser to see node’s GUI.

From Source

You’ll need go installed and the required environment variables set

Clone Minter source code to your machine

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mkdir -p $GOPATH/src/github.com/MinterTeam
cd $GOPATH/src/github.com/MinterTeam
git clone https://github.com/MinterTeam/minter-go-node.git
cd minter-go-node

Get Tools & Dependencies

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make get_tools
make get_vendor_deps

Compile

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make install

to put the binary in $GOPATH/bin or use:

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make build

to put the binary in ./build.

The latest minter version is now installed.

Run Minter

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minter

Then open http://localhost:3000/ in local browser to see node’s GUI.