Conflux PoS Testnet 6th Round Public Test Tutorial
Start Time: Nov.5 00:00(GMT+8)
This round of test will directly enter PoS stage, and you can start the test in advance.
You need to add pos_config folder first, and then start fullnode and PoS mining.
According to the data returned by Fullnode, you can get a reward of up to 10 CFX / day, this will be calculated after Nov.5 00:00(GMT+8)
Using the Conflux Governance Beta to stake CFX to participate in PoS mining requires a total of 3 steps:
- Install ConfluxPortal
Reference: ConfluxPortal v0.6.10 Upgrade Tutorial
- Start Fullnode
Reference: Start Fullnode Tutorial
- PoS Registration:
Reference: PoS Registration Tutorial
How to use PoS Dashboard to check whether you are participating in PoS Mining successfully: How to use PoS Dashboard to check whether you are participating in PoS Mining successfully
Conflux PoS Testnet 6th Round Public Test Specification (v1.2.0-beta-8): Conflux PoS Testnet 6th Round Public Test Specification (v1.2.0-beta-8)
Q1: If I accidentally delete the
pos_key file under
pos_config folder, what should I do?
A1: You shold not delele the file
pos_key. If you deleted it, you need to reconnect and withdraw the staking. You need to wait for 9 hours for the CFX to be unlocked and then re-register. We suggest you to skip the wait and using a new Chrome account to test.
Q2: The program has stuck for more than 20 minutes, what should I do?
A2：Restart your program.
Q3: What should I do if the transaction failed when approving the locking CFX transaction while succeeded when approving staking CFX transaction
A3: Go to Conflux portal->account profile->settings->advanced, look for the “custom nonce” and turn it on. When you turn on the “custom nounce”, each time when you need to approve for a transaction, a textbox will pop-up and ask you to enter a nounce. Enter nounce each time when you are asked.
Q4: Where can I report bugs during testing?
log folder to a Google Drive folder, and share the link with Cike in Discord.
Q5: What should I be cautious about when I restart the node?
A5: Enter the same password you set in the first time and you should be fine:
PoS key detected, please input your encryption password. Password: