A majority of xDai validators are now running the Nethermind client. The latest version includes support for MEV via flashbots and increased default xDAI TxPool size from 1024 transactions to 2048. Version Ethstats:

Nethermind Launcher is a self-contained app - you do not need to install .NET separately to run it.

****📄 Nethermind Docs:

****📦 Latest Packages:

****🛑 To stop Nethermind: Control + c


When you start the Launcher choose the following options to sync a node:

  • Start Nethermind: Node

  • Select network: xDai

  • Select sync: Fast sync