Snap setup

How to set up a Lisk Core node via Snap.

Pre-installation

Requirements

Supported Platforms
  • Ubuntu 18.04 (LTS) x86_64

  • Ubuntu 20.04 (LTS) x86_64

Not officially supported but should still work
  • Any Linux system running systemd and AppArmor

Snap

Snap is a software package management system created by Canonical. Snaps are sandboxed, self-contained applications.

Installation

Install Lisk Core as a snap:

snap install lisk-core

Start

After successful installation, start the node with the following command:

  • Mainnet

  • Testnet

lisk-core start --network mainnet
lisk-core start --network testnet