Catch the latest block faster by using our daily snapshots.

Snapshots allows a new node to join the network by recovering application state from a backup file. Snapshot contains compressed copy of chain data directory. To keep backup files as small as plausible, snapshot server is periodically beeing state-synced.

Snapshots are taken automatically every 6 hours starting at 01:30 UTC

pruning: 100/0/19 | indexer: null | version tag: v13.0.0


Stop the service and reset the data

sudo systemctl stop cosmosd
cp $HOME/.gaia/data/priv_validator_state.json $HOME/.gaia/priv_validator_state.json.backup
rm -rf $HOME/.gaia/data

Download latest snapshot

curl -L https://snapshots.stakeandrelax.netm/cosmos/snapshot_latest.tar.lz4 | tar -Ilz4 -xf - -C $HOME/.gaia
mv $HOME/.gaia/priv_validator_state.json.backup $HOME/.gaia/data/priv_validator_state.json

Restart the service and check the log

sudo systemctl start cosmos && sudo journalctl -u cosmos -f --no-hostname -o cat

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