Snapshots allows a new node to join the network by recovering application state from a backup file. Snapshot contains compressed copy of chain data directory. To keep backup files as small as plausible, snapshot server is periodically beeing state-synced.

Snapshots are taken automatically every 1 hours starting at 00:00 UTC

Pruning Indexer Version Tag
100/0/19 null v3.8.2
Block Age Download
84003028 2 days snapshot (3.5 GB) with sha256sum 624225

Stop the service

sudo systemctl stop sei.service

Reset the data and save validator state

cp $HOME/.sei/data/priv_validator_state.json $HOME/.sei/priv_validator_state.json.backup
rm -rf $HOME/.sei/data

Download latest snapshot and recover validator state

curl -L https://snapshots.kjnodes.com/sei/snapshot_latest.tar.lz4 | tar -Ilz4 -xf - -C $HOME/.sei
mv $HOME/.sei/priv_validator_state.json.backup $HOME/.sei/data/priv_validator_state.json

Restart the service and check the log

sudo systemctl start sei.service && sudo journalctl -fu sei.service -o cat