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 08:30 UTC

Pruning Indexer Version Tag
100/0/19 null v0.11.0
Block Age Download
2872518 4 hours snapshot (1.17 GB)

Stop the service and reset the data

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

Download latest snapshot

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

Restart the service and check the log

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