BitShares Core is the BitShares blockchain implementation and command-line interface. The web wallet is BitShares UI.
NOTE: The official BitShares git repository location, default branch, and submodule remotes were recently changed. Existing repositories can be updated with the following steps:
git remote set-url origin https://github.com/bitshares/bitshares-core.git git checkout master git remote set-head origin --auto git pull git submodule sync --recursive git submodule update --init --recursive
See BitShares system requirements.
Download and Build¶
Select an operation system and install and build.
Next Step Guide¶
BitShares offers many features, after the bitshares-core installation, you might think what’s the next step? The below is a short contents guide that you might be interested to look into.
If you want to…¶
Create and launch a CLI wallet¶
Run a node¶
Know about BSIPs¶
- Read about BitShares Improvement Proposals and Protocols (BSIPs)
- Check the BSIP Repository
- In the repository, you will find submitted technical documents. They describe the process of updating and improving the BitShares blockchain and technical ecosystem.