polkadot snapshot

Chain polkadot
Block height 8628128
Block hash 0xa4430a6da86800012b1716db4f7d81ca407a6d42a09...
Creation date 2022-01-18T02:48:16UTC
Database format paritydb-experimental - What is this?
Pruning mode Pruned - What is this?
Compression format lz4
Version used for snapshotting 0.9.13-7d8f00b90c-x86_64-linux-gnu
Download link polkadot-8628128.paritydb-experimental.tar.lz4
Size 27.93 GiB

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How to use

Issue the following command to download and unpack the archive in one step:

curl -o - -L https://dot.polkashots.io/polkadot-8628128.paritydb-experimental.tar.lz4 | lz4 -c -d polkadot-8628128.paritydb-experimental.tar.lz4 | tar -x -C /home/polkadot/.local/share/polkadot/chains/polkadot

Or simply use the permalink:

curl -o - -L https://dot.polkashots.io/snapshot | lz4 -c -d polkadot.paritydb-experimental.tar.lz4 | tar -x -C /home/polkadot/.local/share/polkadot/chains/polkadot

Note: if applicable, replace /home/polkadot with the actual storage location.

Then run the polkadot node:

polkadot --chain=polkadot --database=paritydb-experimental --unsafe-pruning --pruning=1000

More details

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