Welcome to the Edge Community Wiki
A Brief History
The Edge Network
Core Team Updates
Getting and Storing Tokens
An Introduction to Governance
Contributing to the Network
An Introduction to Staking
Setting up a Host
Supporting the Network
Creating an $XE Wallet
Using the Network Bridge
Setting up a Host
Host onboarding is temporailly suspended. It is expected to open again in the coming months
Onboarding is now open for Host nodes on the Edge network, with support for Linux based AMD64/ARM devices available.
You can access our Apt repository here:
Our base recommendation is a device with the equivalent capacity of a Raspberry Pi 4 Model B, with a 64GB SD.
Devices with higher performance/capacity will return a higher yield
The process has been designed to be as straight forward as possible.
The process is as follows:
Install Docker (vs. 18.06+)
Install Edge Cli (
Connect your device to your console.edge.network account
Provide your refundable proof of stake (the wallet address will be provided by a member of the team)
Await enabling for production traffic in the network
Add the Edge Repository to Your Sources
"deb https://archive.edge.network/ /"
Import the Public Key for the Repository
-q -O - https://archive.edge.network/KEY.gpg
Install Edge Cli
Once done you will need to add you device your account at console.edge.network, which is done at the command line through Cli, as shown in the following steps.
Attach Your Device to Your Account
$ edge-cli login -u
Register your Device
$ edge-cli register
Start the Node
$ edge-cli start
will return a message if your device hasn’t been funded.
You only need to run
once. Edge self-restarts, including on reboot
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