Lisk Commander Documentation
Lisk Commander is a Command Line Interface tool designed to be a low entry point and the most convenient tool for developers who are looking for an efficient way of coding.
Who is Lisk Commander for?
- Node operators
- Contributors to the Lisk codebase
- Developers using Lisk’s infrastructure
- Anyone interested in making use of Lisk’s functionality from the command line with ease
Lisk Commander allows you to communicate with a remote or local node and carry out Lisk-related functionality.
What can I do with Lisk Commander?
- Create a transaction
- Decrypt/encrypt passphrases or messages
- Install and manage a node
- Create accounts
- Get delegates
- And many more! View all commands
Table of contents
- User Guide
Documentation on lisk.io keeps up to date with version updates. The table below provides an overview about the former releases and documentation versions of Lisk Commander.
|v2.2.0||19/0x/xx||Current version, live on lisk.io/documentation|
|v2.1.0||19/01/14||Lisk Commander 2.1 docs|
|v2.0.0||18/11/14||Lisk Commander 2.0 docs|
|v1.0.0||18/08/13||Lisk Commander 1.0 docs|
Supported Platforms: Platforms with NodeJS versions 8.3 and above.
Lisk Commander requires Node.js as the underlying engine for code execution.
Node.js is supported on most operating systems. Follow the instructions for your operating system on the Node.js downloads page.
Lisk-Commander requires Node.js versions 8.3 or above.
NPM is automatically installed along with Node.js.
Verify Node installation
Confirm that Node.js and NPM have been successfully installed by running
node --version npm --version
To install the latest version of Lisk Commander as a global command, install the NPM package like so:
npm install --global --production lisk-commander
Upon successful completion, NPM will add the Lisk Commander executable to your PATH.
To update your global installation to the latest version of Lisk Commander, simply run the following command:
npm update --global lisk-commander
Contribute to the Codebase
Everyone is invited to contribute to the Lisk Commander codebase. We welcome and appreciate all contributions.
All necessary information can be found on our Lisk Commander Github.
Please be sure to read and follow our Contribution Guidelines.
If you have any further questions please join our Gitter channel.