How to use NavCoin Core
navcoind: A headless version of the node
navcoin-qt: The graphical version of the node
navcoin-cli: A RPC client to interact with the node
navcoin-qt does not launch a RPC server by default. Interactions with the RPC server are possible using the
Debug console which you can find in the menu
Help -> Debug window.
The data directory
Depending on your operating system, the data directory is located in:
The structure of the data directory is separated in various folder and files:
blocks: In this folder the raw blocks of the chain are stored.
chainstate: The state view of the chain is stored here in a LevelDB database. This includes the UTXO set and diverse data related to the DAO.
wallet.dat: The default name of the wallet database, using Berkeley DB 5.8.
navcoin.conf: The configuration file. This file does not exist by default.
debug.log: The debug log file.
error.log: A filtered version of
debug.logincluding only the errors.
Passing launch options to the node
Different Options can be passed to the node on launch. There are two ways of doing this.
By including them in the
navcoin.conffile as pairs of keys and values:
By passwing them as arguments to the binaries:
./navcoind -option1=value1 -option2=value2 ./navcoin-qt -option1=value1 -option2=value2