I set up geth and then I run: geth. It seems to be downloading something ? So what the heck is it doing ? enter image description here


Geth is downloading (syncing) state of Ethereum blockchain (such as all transactions / blocks / objects).

This article has more details : https://medium.freecodecamp.org/how-to-sync-an-ethereum-node-using-geth-and-ethereum-wallet-81423d42a583

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.