How To Join IRISnet Testnet : Fuxi-8000

Happy validating

Sophie Huang
Jan 15 · 4 min read
  • Add the sync tx broadcast type as the default mode in iriscli
  • Add token stats query cmd and lcd interface
  • Add iris export --height to export the snapshot of any block height even beyond the maximum cached historical version
  • Remove the record module
  • Refactor and redefined all the gov/slashing/service/stake/distribution and gasPrice params
  • Use address instead of bond height / intratxcounter for deduplication
  • Removal of mandatory self-delegation reward
  • Fix bug of the tx result tags
  • Fix absence proof verification
  • Avoid to export account with no coin
  • Correctly reset jailed-validator bond height / unbonding height on export-for-zero-height
  • If a validator is jailed, distribute no reward to it
  • Fix issue that miss checking the first one in Coins

Fuxi-8000 Value Proposition

In fuxi-7000 testnet, IRIShub v0.9.0 was tested and it contains many breaking changes. Besides the architecture modifications that we have already talked about, the most exciting feature is the new runtime smooth software upgrade process. However the upgrade was not successful. Log is here:https://github.com/irisnet/irishub/issues/999

  • Simulation of massive trasaction load for a short period, 500 tps at peak
Fuxi-8000 workflow

Steps To Be Genesis Validator in Fuxi-8000

  • Install IRIShub v0.10.0 with the following guide
  • Create your own account if you don’s have one
iriscli keys add {account_name}
NAME: TYPE: ADDRESS: PUBKEY:
account_name local faa13t6jugwm5uu3h835s5d4zggkklz6rpns59keju fap1addwnpepqdne60eyssj2plrsusd8049cs5hhhl5alcxv2xu0xmzlhphy9lyd5kpsyzu
**Important** write this seed phrase in a safe place.
It is the only way to recover your account if you ever forget your password.
iris init --home={path_to_your_home} --chain-id=fuxi-8000 --moniker={validator-name}
  • commission rate: 0.1
  • commission max rate: 0.2
  • commission max change rate: 0.01
iris gentx --name={account_key_name} --home={path_to_your_home} --ip={your-public-ip}

Testnet Incentivized Tasks

The IRIS network will keep generating value when its validators could keep the whole network secure. With incentivized testnet, IRIS foundation wish to discover qualified validators and give them opportunities to earn IRIS tokens


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