Log into your Cloud Dashboard and deploy a new node with the following minimal system requirements:
OS: Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS with root or sudo-user access over ssh
CPU: minimum 2 cores
RAM: minimum 4GB
Open network ports: SSH port (default 22 TCP), 30303 UDP. For security purposes, close other ports
If prompted to create new user during deployment - do so and skip the section about adding new user below. This guide will be using
ubuntu as the username, use the default or replace with your
sudo -user username.
1) SSH into your node using the root password provided by cloud service (either by web portal or email) or using the SSH key supplied during deployment. If you already have
sudo user, replace
root with your user and skip the next two steps.
2) Logged in as
root add user and grant sudo privileges. It is recommended to use default user
3) Grant user
ubuntu sudo privileges.
usermod -aG sudo ubuntu
4) Follow the process from ansible playbook instructions.