account addresswill be printed. Keep the mnemonic phrase safe as this is the only way to restore access to the account if they keyring cannot be recovered.
create-validatortransaction to the network:
amount: Amount of tokens to stake
from: Key alias of the node operator account that makes the initial stake
min-self-delegation: Minimum amount of tokens that the node operator promises to keep bonded
bech32-encoded validator public key from the previous step
commission-rate: Validator's commission rate
commission-max-rate: Validator's maximum commission rate, expressed as a number with up to two decimal points. The value for this cannot be changed later.
commission-max-change-rate: Maximum rate of change of a validator's commission rate per day, expressed as a number with up to two decimal points. The value for this cannot be changed later.
chain-id: Unique identifier for the chain.
gas: Maximum gas to use for this specific transaction. Using
autouses Cosmos's auto-calculation mechanism, but can also be specified manually as an integer value.
autogas calculation, this parameter multiplies the auto-calculated amount by the specified factor, e.g.,
1.2. This is recommended so that it leaves enough margin of error to add a bit more gas to the transaction and ensure it successfully goes through.
gas-prices: Maximum gas price set by the validator
monikerand make sure that
<node-address:rpc-port/blockin a web browser. Make sure that there is a signature with your validator address in the signature list.
cheqd-noded. This process only records the public information about the key.
--ledgerflag tells the command line tool to talk to the ledger device and the
--indexflag selects which HD index should be used.