A LYNX full node for building applications and services with Node.js. A node is extensible and can be configured to run additional services. At the minimum a node has an interface to LYNX Core with additional indexing for more advanced address queries. Additional services can be enabled to make a node more useful such as exposing new APIs, running a block explorer and wallet service.
sudo apt-get install build-essential libcurl4-gnutls-dev curl npm nodejs-legacy sudo npm install -g n && sudo n 8 && bash npm install lynxcore-node
Note: For your convenience, we distribute bitcoind binaries for x86_64 Linux and x86_64 Mac OS X. Upon npm install, the binaries for your platform will be downloaded. For more detailed installation instructions, or if you want to compile the project yourself, then please see the Bitcore branch of LYNX Core with additional indexing.
There are several add-on services available to extend the functionality of Bitcore:
Please send pull requests for bug fixes, code optimization, and ideas for improvement. For more information on how to contribute, please refer to our CONTRIBUTING file.
Code released under the MIT license.
Copyright 2017 The LYNX Core Developers