Get configuration files
WARNING
In this course we use the CARDANO PREVIEW TESTNET, so let's get the configuration files for it.
When using the command line interface we will use the "--testnet-magic 2" flag
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DO NOT USE MAINNET DURING THIS COURSE. **
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Starting the node and connecting it to the network requires 5 configuration files:
  • topology.json
  • byron-genesis.json
  • shelley-genesis.json
  • alonzo-genesis.json
  • config.json
You can download the configuration files from:
From the CLI you can use
For Preview Testnet
wget https://book.world.dev.cardano.org/environments/preview/config.json
wget https://book.world.dev.cardano.org/environments/preview/topology.json
wget https://book.world.dev.cardano.org/environments/preview/byron-genesis.json
wget https://book.world.dev.cardano.org/environments/preview/shelley-genesis.json
wget https://book.world.dev.cardano.org/environments/preview/alonzo-genesis.json
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