Lightning Network on Litecoin

Luca Vaccaro
Feb 27, 2018 · 3 min read

First Litecoin MainNet Payment

Cross-chain atomic swap

Litecoin MainNet


Running Litecoin Lightning node

CLightning

$ litecoind --testnet
$ lightningd --network litecoin-testnet
$ litecoind
$ lightningd --network litecoin

Lnd

$ ltcd —txindex —testnet —rpcuser=username —rpcpass=password
$ lnd --litecoin.active --debuglevel=debug --bitcoin.rpcuser=losh11 --bitcoin.rpcpass=password --bitcoin.testnet --externalip=MY_IP
$ ltcd -txindex —rpcuser=username —rpcpass=password
$ lnd --litecoin.active --debuglevel=debug --bitcoin.rpcuser=losh11 --bitcoin.rpcpass=password --externalip=MY_IP

Eclair

eclair.bitcoind.host = "localhost"
eclair.bitcoind.port = 19444
eclair.bitcoind.rpcport = 19332
eclair.bitcoind.rpcuser = "foo"
eclair.bitcoind.rpcpassword = "bar"
...
$ litecoind -testnet
$ java -jar eclair-node-0.2-alpha10-0beca13.jar
eclair.bitcoind.host = "localhost"
eclair.bitcoind.port = 9333
eclair.bitcoind.rpcport = 9332
eclair.bitcoind.rpcuser = "foo"
eclair.bitcoind.rpcpassword = "bar"
...
$ litecoind
$ java -jar eclair-node-0.2-alpha10-0beca13.jar

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