Procedure to register your L2 validator node

Procedure to register your validator node

Step 1: Create a topic in this category

do not reply on this post, create a topic in this category, click here to go to the category.

Which has the following information:

  • your full name(s)
  • or company name (if the validator will be on behalf of an organization)
  • why you want to become a L2 validator
  • where your validator will be hosted (on TFGrid or not, in which geographic location)

Our registrations are first come, first serve basis, based on registration in step 1.

Step 2: register your interest on TFChain

  • Use the registration function (1st week of Feb) on TFChain.
  • Make sure there are enough TFT on your account.

If you don’t have enough tokens yet you can get them using the website gettft.

Step 3: ThreeFold Moderators will verify info

TF Moderators will check

  • Verification of identity (this is needed to make sure one person cannot reserve too may validators to start with).
  • Verification that we have enough locations covered

Step 4: Deploy your validator node.

  • The first 50 approved will be able to deploy in February or March of 2022
  • This can be done by means of a manual install starting from source code or by means of a weblet, is a more easy way.
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Here is a visual guide to sign up for the L2 validator node:

Step 1: Click here to go to the category.

Step 2: Click “Why not create a topic?” (circled in red)

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Step 3: Fill out the form and post with the following details:

  • Type Title: L2 Validator Application: Add Your name/entity:
  • your full name(s) / entity
  • or company name (if the validator will be on behalf of an organization)
  • why do you want to become an L2 validator
  • where your validator will be hosted (on TFGrid or not, in which geographic location)

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When do we know when step two will need to be done and how?

Hi @sweden we will share an announcement on the current forum and main telegram channels regarding the next steps in the validator program. Thank you for your support!

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More information can be found here regarding the validator program.

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