Qtum Galaxy — spherical four of Qtum Galactic Full Nodes Incentive Plan — is up and operating. This program lets folks discover ways to run a Qtum full node, refer their mates, and provides individuals the possibility to win prizes.
Extra data and entry is offered at galaxy.qtum.org, with an in depth tutorial about putting in and configuring your node at: https://s.qtum.site/qtum-galaxy/tutorial.en.html
We’re all the time prepared to assist new customers establishing their Qtum node and registering for this system. Listed below are a few of the nice questions we acquired from the group this week.
Q. Can I exploit a cellular pockets for Qtum Galaxy?
A. No. It is advisable use the Qtum Core pockets, which is a full node and runs as a desktop or server utility. No must put any QTUM into the pockets. The cellular pockets shouldn’t be a full node and may’t be part of the Qtum Galaxy program.
Q. Do I want a Qtum pockets earlier than I begin?
A. No. Putting in the Qtum Core pockets offers you a Qtum deal with to register for the prizes. You don’t want a separate Qtum pockets, solely a Qtum deal with that you simply management in case you win a prize. For instance, you could possibly additionally use an deal with from a cellular or Internet pockets as your prize deal with.
Q. How a lot disk house does the node must retailer the entire blockchain?
A. The node at the moment wants about 6–7 GB of disk house. If in case you have house considerations, after the preliminary obtain you may “prune” the native blockchain to scale back its measurement. See extra on utilizing the pruneblockchain command. https://github.com/qtumproject/documents/tree/master/en/commands#pruneblockchain
Q. Ought to the system all the time be on-line?
A. Sure, the node ought to be on-line 24/7 to stay registered and be eligible to win prizes.
Q. For the Planet Awards, I signed up my good friend they usually registered with their configuration file
however I don’t see my node listed for Invites on https://galaxy.qtum.org/ranks. Why not?
A. Each your node and their node must be on-line. Generally it should take as much as 10 minutes for the backend to see new nodes.
Q. What number of Qtum nodes are there?
A. Qtum is among the largest decentralized blockchains. You’ll be able to examine the present world node depend at https://qtum.org/en/product/nodemap