How to connect to the EON blockchain testnet. Comprehensive instruction.



OS: Windows / Linux

Openssl :

  1. Generate a passphrase (seed) – 32 random bytes in HEX;
  • Recommended method: openssl rand -hex 32
  • Easy method: eon seed
  1. Download the client;
  1. Configure the client (config.json):
  • Enter the generated passphrase in <SEED>: “seed”: “<SEED>”
  • SEED is secret information used to generate a key pair. Keep it private.
  1. Register on registration portal with your public key;
  • To get your private key and Account ID call: eon info
  • In the output pay attention to the following fields:
        1. New account: EON-……..
        2. Public key for account: ……..
  • Command output example:
> eon info
Client for EON peer, 2017 v0.10
command available to use:
refill, withdraw, payment, new_account commited, uncommited, state, attributes, info, seed

EON account from seed
     Seed:  3744ae15cf119f92f09c9dedd05ba75469c83888daf2fc855e7a5f0895edd965
     Account:  EON-GUNFH-TF5TS-XACVY
     Public key:  6f4d850fac5ad31cf5316f0b53d71e622337237078893c26491d09ac85753fe3 
  1. Confirm your email;
  1. Wait until the registration is completed.

Now you can use your client! Coins will be automatically transferred to your account.

P. S. The amount of funds to be sent is set in microEONs: amount ( 1 000 000 ) = 1EON

Transaction commission by default is 10 microEONs