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From Binary

The easiest way to install is to download a pre-built binary. You can find the latest binaries on the releases page.

From Docker

We also have a pre-built docker images. Github Packages Docker Hub

docker pull gotabit/gotabit:1.0.0
docker run --name gotabit -d -p 1317:1317 -p 26657:26657 \
-v $PWD/runtime:/root/.gotabit gotabit/gotabit:1.0.0 /opt/chain_run

From Source

Step 1: Install Golang

Go v1.18+ or higher is required for The GotaBit Node.

  1. Install Go 1.18+ from the official site. Ensure that your GOPATH and GOBIN environment variables are properly set up by using the following commands:
   wget <>
sudo tar -C /usr/local -xzf go1.18.2.linux-amd64.tar.gz
export PATH=$PATH:/usr/local/go/bin
export PATH=$PATH:$(go env GOPATH)/bin

Step 2: Get source code

Clone the source code from the official repo and check out the main branch for the latest stable release.

git clone
cd gotabit
git checkout main

Step 3: Build GotaBit node

Run the following command to install gotabitd to your GOPATH and build the GotaBit node. gotabitd is the node daemon and CLI for interacting with a GotaBit node.

make install

Step 4: Verify your installation

Verify your installation with the following command:

gotabitd version --long

A successful installation will return the following:

name: gotabit
server_name: gotabitd
version: <x.x.x>
commit: <Commit hash>
build_tags: netgo,ledger
go: go version go1.18.2 linux/amd64