How to Set Up Chainlink Nodes
Setting up a Chainlink node allows you to participate in the Chainlink network and earn LINK tokens by providing data services. The process involves several technical steps:
- Install Dependencies: Chainlink node requires Docker and Docker Compose to be installed on your system.
- Setup Environment: Create a .env file in your Chainlink node directory and configure necessary environment variables.
- Run the Node: Using Docker Compose, you can run the Chainlink node and it will start syncing with the Ethereum network.
- Configure Wallet: Once your node is running, you will need to secure it by setting up a password for the node's wallet and the API.
Note: Please refer to the detailed Chainlink documentation for step-by-step instructions on setting up a node.