Kujira - Setup Guide

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This guide for the harpoon-4 network.
Step-by-step guide available here.


Use our script for a quick installation:

wget -q -O && chmod +x && sudo /bin/bash

Set a name for your node and wait for the installation to complete. After that execute the following command:

source $HOME/.bash_profile

Create a wallet, don’t forget to save the mnemonic.

kujirad keys add wallet

Get tokens in the discord, #faucet-requests section.
After full synchronization, check the balance, if everything is okay go to the next step.

kujirad q bank balances YOUR_WALLET_ADDRESS

Create a validator:

kujirad tx staking create-validator \
--moniker="$KUJIRAD_NODENAME" \
--amount=1000000ukuji \
--fees 300ukuji \
--pubkey=$(kujirad tendermint show-validator) \
--chain-id=harpoon-4 \
--commission-max-change-rate=0.01 \
--commission-max-rate=0.20 \
--commission-rate=0.10 \
--min-self-delegation=1 \
--from=wallet \


You can check the node logs with the command:

journalctl -u kujirad -f -o cat

Restart node:

systemctl restart kujirad

Check your node status:

curl localhost:26657/status

Check node synchronization, if results false – node is synchronized

curl -s localhost:26657/status | jq .result.sync_info.catching_up

Get your valoper address:

kujirad keys show wallet --bech val -a

Bond more tokens (if you want increase your validator stake you should bond more to your valoper address):

kujirad tx staking delegate YOUR_VALOPER_ADDRESS 10000000ukuji --from wallet --chain-id harpoon-4 --fees 5000ukuji

Active validators list:

kujirad query staking validators --limit 2000 -o json | jq -r '.validators[] | select(.status=="BOND_STATUS_BONDED") | [.operator_address, .status, (.tokens|tonumber / pow(10; 6)), .description.moniker] | @csv' | column -t -s"," | sort -k3 -n -r

Inactive validators list:

kujirad query staking validators --limit 2000 -o json | jq -r '.validators[] | select(.status=="BOND_STATUS_UNBONDED") | [.operator_address, .status, (.tokens|tonumber / pow(10; 6)), .description.moniker] | @csv' | column -t -s"," | sort -k3 -n -r