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Bonus guide: lnchannels


The following script was created by RobClark56 to display a summary of all your channels.

Difficulty: Easy

Status: Tested v3

lnchannels


Table of contents

  1. Install the script
  2. lnbalance in action
  3. Uninstall

Install the script

  • As user “admin”, download the script

    $ cd /tmp
    $ wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/raspibolt/raspibolt/master/resources/lnchannels
    
  • You can investigate the content of the script to ensure that there is no malicious code in it. Once done press q to quit.

    $ less lnchannels
    > #!/bin/bash
    > # RaspiBolt channel overview display, by robclark56
    > [...]
    
  • Make the script executable (check by displaying the file name, it should have become green)

    $ chmod +x lnchannels
    $ ls -la
    
  • Move the file to the global bin(aries) folder and clean the /tmp directory

    $ sudo mv lnchannels /usr/local/bin
    $ cd
    

lnbalance in action

  • With the “admin” user, run lnchannels

    $ lnchannels
    > mainnet                            Commit ------- Balance --------- --- Fee ----
    > Alias or Pubkey           Capacity   Fee        Local       Remote   Base PerMil
    > -------------------- ------------- ------ ------------ ------------ ----- ------
    > ACINQ                      2100000    280      2000000       100000  1000    100
    > [...]
    > -------------------- ------------- ------ ------------ ------------ ----- ------
    > Totals         12 ch      12407062   2655      6100001      6307061 Day:     123
                                                                         Week:     752
                                                                        Month:   20385
    

Uninstall

  • To uninstall lnchannels

    $ sudo rm /usr/local/bin/lnchannels
    $ cd
    




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