Public Chain Interaction

Manage & Transfer KDA

Resources

Guides

View Network Activity

Resources

  • Block Explorer: Analytics tool which visualizes the mining, propagation and braiding of blocks across multiple Kadena chains in real time
  • Kadena Statistics: Dashboard view of network activity and KDA metrics (Community contribution)
  • Active Node List: List of known node addresses (Community contribution)

Write Smart Contracts

Resources

  • Installing Pact: Official Kadena README
  • Code Samples: Production code samples of complete use cases and useful scripts written in Pact
  • create-pact-app: Save setup time and quickly deploy apps using a simple template with built-in components
  • Pact Read the Docs: Complete language reference for the Pact smart contract language
  • Pact Web REPL: Web-based environment for writing, testing, and deploying Pact smart contracts to testnet

Guides

  • Pact Developer Tutorials: Learn Pact's fundamental concepts through structured lessons and sample projects
  • Pact Local Queries: Describes how to use local API endpoints to dry-run smart contracts using Mainnet data (Community contribution)
  • Safe Rotate and Drain (example): Describes how to rotate an account’s key then transfer the account’s balance to another account (Community contribution)
  • Safe Transfer (example): Describes how to perform a safe transfer by requiring the recipient to also sign and return some KDA all within a single transaction (Community contribution)
  • Deploy a module to Testnet using Command Line (example): (Community contribution)

Interact with dApps

Resources

  • Testnet Portal: Create an account, get free coins, and play games
  • Testnet Coin Faucet: Get free coins to practice executing transfers and smart contracts
  • Hybrid Blockchain Demo: Interoperate between public and private blockchain networks through stablecoin smart contracts.
  • Wallet Signing API: Documentation of the signing API which facilitates communication between dApps and wallets

Run a Node

Resources

Guides

Interact with Nodes

Resources

Index & Analyze the Blockchain

Resources

  • chainweb-data: Chainweb data indexer for storing blockchain data in a Postgresql database

Start Mining

Resources

  • Discord chat: Connect with a mining pool or get advice on your own configuration
  • Chainweb-miner: Kadena official README for mining to the Kadena Public Blockchain
  • BigOlChungus (Kadena miner): Open Source Linux AMD/Nvidia OpenCL miner; one instance per card (Community contribution)
  • KDA-Miner (Kadena miner): Open Source Linux AMD/Nvidia OpenCL miner, 10% fee (Community contribution)
  • NoncerPro-Kadena (Kadena miner): Closed Source Linux/Windows Nvidia Cuda miner, 2% fee (Community contribution)
  • SRBMiner (Kadena miner): Closed Source Linux/Windows AMD miner, 0.85% fee (Community contribution)
  • Troubleshooting: Common issues related to mining KDA

Guides