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 02:15 UTC

Pruning Indexer Version Tag
100/0/19 null v1.4.4-rc.3
Block Age Download
2309923 4 hours snapshot (1.62 GB)

Stop the service and reset the data

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

Download latest snapshot

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

Restart the service and check the log

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