BakeChain can make solo-baking a breeze, allowing almost anyone the ease of setting up and running their own home baking system. This guide aims to educate and guide users on setting up BakeChain to work safely and securely in four simple steps:
1) Can you even bake, bro?
The first thing you want to find out is if BakeChain is suitable for your device. Download the software, and upon launch you should be asked if you would like to test your hardware. Baking requires a small Proof of Work stamp, that on modern PCs should only take a few seconds…
The bakechain marketplace won’t be available right at launch, but we will be looking at making this service available as soon as we can. Below we explore some common questions asked about the marketplace and how it works.
What is the marketplace?
Bakers utilizing bakechain can choose to become listed on the bakechain marketplace. This is a decentralized, anonymous marketplace allowing bakers the option to become their own delegation service.
Stakers (those who can’t bake and wish to delegate their stake for various reasons) can browse the marketplace, view statistics about each baker, and make an informed decision on which…
As we near launch of the Tezos betanet, BakeChain is getting closer to releasing the public beta of our baking software. In this article, we will look into a few areas where people still may have questions.
We have compiled a number of questions and answers below — if we missed anything please shout us and let us know!
What is baking?
Baking is the name given to the Delegated Proof of Stake consensus mechanism used by the Tezos blockchain — read more from our post on it here.
What is BakeChain?
Bakechain is a cross-platform desktop application (Windows and…
As we get closer to launch, people are starting to get their affairs in order to begin baking on Tezos. However, there are still a lot of unknowns (especially for those that aren’t close to the Riot chat and development communities). This is a very simplified Tezos baking guide to help people understand how baking works and what is involved in being a baker.
Firstly, lets start off with a few definitions:
Simple and easy baking pool software for the Tezos blockchain