terrad is the command-line interface and daemon that connects to Terra and enables you to interact with the Terra blockchain. Terra core is the official Golang reference implementation of the Terra node software.
This guide is for developers who want to install
terrad and interact with Terra core without running a full node. If you want to run a full node or join a network, visit Run a full Terra node .
GOBINenvironment variables are set up correctly.
Linux users: install build-essential.
Terrad for Mac
If you are using a Mac, follow the
terrad Mac installation guide.
The easiest way to install
terrad and Terra core is by downloading a pre-built binary for your operating system. You can find the latest binaries on the releases page. If you have a Mac, follow the Mac installation instructions.
1. Get the Terra core source code#
git to retrieve Terra core, and checkout the
main branch, which contains the latest stable release.
If you are using LocalTerra or running a validator, use the
v0.x.x-oracle tag. Otherwise, use the
git clone https://github.com/terra-money/core cd core git checkout [latest version]
git clone https://github.com/terra-money/core cd core git checkout v0.5.6-oracle
2. Build Terra core from source#
Build Terra core, and install the
terrad executable to your
GOPATH environment variable.
3. Verify your Terra core installation#
Verify that Terra core is installed correctly.
terrad version --long
The following example shows version information when Terra core is installed correctly:
name: terra server_name: terrad client_name: terrad version: 0.3.0-24-g3684f77 commit: 3684f77faadf6cf200d18e15763316d5d9c5a496 build_tags: netgo,ledger go: go version go1.13.4 darwin/amd64
terrad: command not found error message is returned, confirm that the Go binary path is correctly configured by running the following command:
export PATH=$PATH:$(go env GOPATH)/bin