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Installation Guide
You can download the latest version of the ken on Download page.

The archive file consists of the executable binary and the configuration file structured as follows.
Note: Do NOT alter the file structure or file name. If you change it, the node may not function correctly.
- bin
|- ken
|- kend
- conf
|- kend.conf
File Name
File Description
EN executable file
EN start/termination script file
EN configuration file

The installation is the uncompression of the downloaded package where you want to install the package.
$ tar zxf ken-vX.X.X-linux-amd64.tar.gz
$ tar zxf ken-baobab-vX.X.X-linux-amd64.tar.gz
Note: it is recommended that the uncompressed directory ken-linux-amd64/bin path should be added to the environment variable $PATH to run the ken and kend globally. As an example,
$ export PATH=$PATH:~/downloaded/path/ken-linux-amd64/bin
The other sections assume that the path is added to the variable.

You can install the downloaded RPM file with the following yum command.
$ yum install kend-vX.X.X.el7.x86_64.rpm
$ yum install kend-baobab-vX.X.X.el7.x86_64.rpm

Alternatively, you can install kend from the Klaytn Yum repo, run:
$ sudo curl -o /etc/yum.repos.d/klaytn.repo https://packages.klaytn.net/config/rhel/7/prod.repo && sudo yum install kend

The installed files are located as follows.
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Linux Archive Distribution
RPM Distribution (RHEL/CentOS/Fedora)
Install downloaded RPM
Install from Klaytn Yum Repo
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