The IRI (IOTA reference implementation) is open-source Java software that runs on the IOTA Mainnet as well as the Devnet. This software defines the current IOTA protocol, which allows nodes to do the following:
This is beta software, so there may be performance and stability issues. Please report any issues in our issue tracker.
To run IRI, you need the following:
You can do one of the following:
Or, if you use Docker, you can run the pre-built Docker image
After every release, we upload a pre-built Java file onto the GitHub Releases page.
You can simply download the latest
To compile the Java file yourself, do the following on a Linux operating system:
git clone https://github.com/iotaledger/iri cd iri mvn clean package
.jar file is in the
For instructions on running IRI, see the documentation portal.
For an API reference, see the documentation portal.
Please read the following before contributing:
If you want to get involved in the community, need help with getting set up, have any issues related to IRI, or just want to discuss IOTA, Distributed Registry Technology (DRT) and IoT with other people, feel free to join our Discord.
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