- Install supporting libraries:
apt-get install libdb-dev libleveldb-dev libsodium-dev zlib1g-dev libtinfo-dev
- Red Hat:
dnf install libdb-devel leveldb-devel libsodium-devel zlib-devel ncurses-devel
brew install berkeley-db leveldb libsodium
Downloading precompiled binaries¶
Constellation binaries for most major platforms can be downloaded here.
Installation from source¶
First time only: Install Stack:
curl -sSL https://get.haskellstack.org/ | sh
brew install haskell-stack
First time only: run
stack setupto install GHC, the Glasgow Haskell Compiler
- To generate a key pair “node”, run
If you choose to lock the keys with a password, they will be encrypted using a master key derived from the password using Argon2id. This is designed to be a very expensive operation to deter password cracking efforts. When constellation encounters a locked key, it will prompt for a password after which the decrypted key will live in memory until the process ends.
constellation-node <path to config file>or specify configuration variables as command-line options (see
Please refer to the Constellation client Go library for an example of how to use Constellation.