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Home or Dedicated Server

To run a Validator, an ideal hardware configuration may be the one below

  • CPU: Intel Xeon E3-1220 v2 or better - 3.1 GHz - 4 core(s)
  • RAM: 32GB - DDR3
  • Hard Drive(s): 2x 1TB (SSD SATA) RAID
  • Bandwidth: Unmetered @ 1Gbps
  • Operative System: Linux (Debian)

Change Root Password

Assuming you are logged into your server as root, first of all, let's change the root password and add a new one.

passwd root

Update the system

apt-get update && apt-get upgrade -y

Install sudo package

apt-get install sudo