introduction ✨

quazar ✨ Celestia light node macOS app

introducing quazar ✨ v0.3.0-alpha (opens in a new tab), a Celestia light node (opens in a new tab) mac app, written in swift

a quazar (quasi-stellar object) is a very luminous object in space, powered by an active galactic nucleus (a light node)


features βš™οΈ

v0.3.0-alpha of this app runs on the Arabica devnet (opens in a new tab) (chain ID arabica-10) and has the following functions:

  • 🟣 Initialize your Celestia light node: this initializes a Celestia light node in the application's local storage
  • 🟒 Start your node: this starts the light node
  • πŸ”΄ Stop your node: this stops the light node
  • πŸͺ™ Check your balance: this displays the node's balance in TIA to 6 decimal places
  • πŸ“‹ Account address: copy to clipboard: this is to make it easy to use the faucet and check your balance
  • πŸ—‘οΈ Delete your data store: deletes the data store for the node (use with caution)
  • πŸ” Delete your key store: deletes the key store for the node, the account my_celes_key (use with caution)
  • πŸ”₯ Delete entire node store: deletes both the data and key store (use with caution)
  • 🚰 Faucet: a direct link to an Arabica faucet
  • πŸ”Ž Block explorer: a direct link to a block explorer for Arabica

DASer sampling statistics

  • πŸ§ͺ Sampled chain head: the head of the chain that the light node has sampled
  • 🎣 Catchup head: the head of the chain the node has synchronized
  • 🌐 Network head height: the head of chain of the network

app previews πŸ’»

before starting a node 🎬

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initializing a node 🟣

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running a node 🟒

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