In this article, we will see how to bring up an orderer by configuring the orderer.yaml file and docker yaml files using fabric-samples 1.4.x.
There are few ways to stand up/bring up an orderer(ordering service) out of which using orderer.yaml file is one of them.
If you already have fabric setup done, go ahead and jump to Step 2.
If not done so, run the below command to pull fabric-samples code, binaries, config files and images for the specified version. In this case we have specified Fabric v1.4.8.
curl -sSL http://bit.ly/2ysbOFE | bash -s -- 1.4.8 1.4.8 0.4.21
Once complete, the fabric-samples will be present in the directory from which the above command is executed. config folder within fabric-samples contains 3 yaml files namely configtx.yaml, core.yaml and orderer.yaml. …