Preparing your Operating System
This tutorial describes how to prepare your operating system for Lisk.
1. Confirm your operating system is supported
The following operating systems and architectures are supported:
If you are unsure which platform to choose from, open a terminal and run the following command:
The resulting output, should tell you if your machine is running on a supported operating system and architecture.
If your architecture is not supported yet, you can try building your own packages using the lisk-build automated package building tool.
2. Download and Install packages
Follow these instructions to load required software to your system.
Ensure you are logged in as root.
curl, wget, tar, sudo, unzip, zip
Execute the following code block in your command line
if [[ -f "/etc/redhat-release" ]]; then yum update yum install curl wget tar sudo unzip zip elif [[ -f "/etc/debian_version" ]]; then apt-get update apt-get install curl wget tar sudo unzip zip libreadline6 libreadline6-dev fi
2. Create a user to run lisk, create sudo group and give the lisk user sudo permissions
useradd -d /home/lisk -m lisk groupadd sudo usermod -a -G sudo lisk
3. Set a password for the lisk user, make this password strong
4. Setup the sudoers file
Paste this line in at the bottom of the file
%sudo ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL
On Ubuntu: Hit:
Ctrl+ X Then:
Y to exit and save
On RHEL: type
5. Update the systems Locale
Set the systems operating language to en_US.UTF-8
if [[ -f "/etc/redhat-release" ]]; then localedef -v -c -i en_US -f UTF-8 en_US.UTF-8 localectl set-locale LANG=en_US.UTF-8 elif [[ -f "/etc/debian_version" ]]; then locale-gen en_US.UTF-8 update-locale LANG=en_US.UTF-8 fi
6. Reboot your system to apply changes
7. Continue on to installing Lisk!
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