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 6 hours starting at 11:30 UTC

Pruning Indexer Version Tag
100/0/19 null v0.7.2
Block Age Download
1055266 9 minutes snapshot (1.65 GB)

Stop the service and reset the data

sudo systemctl stop babylond
cp $HOME/.babylond/data/priv_validator_state.json $HOME/.babylond/priv_validator_state.json.backup
rm -rf $HOME/.babylond/data

Download latest snapshot

curl -L | tar -Ilz4 -xf - -C $HOME/.babylond
mv $HOME/.babylond/priv_validator_state.json.backup $HOME/.babylond/data/priv_validator_state.json

Restart the service and check the log

sudo systemctl start babylond && sudo journalctl -u babylond -f --no-hostname -o cat