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 24 hours


Stop the service and reset the data

sudo systemctl stop evmosd
cp $HOME/.evmos/data/priv_validator_state.json $HOME/.evmos/priv_validator_state.json.backup
rm -rf $HOME/.evmos/data

Download latest snapshot

curl -L | tar -Ilz4 -xf - -C $HOME/.evmos
mv $HOME/.evmos/priv_validator_state.json.backup $HOME/.evmos/data/priv_validator_state.json

Add seeds

sed -i -e "s|^seeds *=.*|seeds = \"\"|" $HOME/.evmos/config/config.toml

Restart the service and check the log

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

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