Validator Identity

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The information below is to change the publicly visible name, display picture, and website of your validator.


  1. Create an account on

  2. Download the KeyBase application and set up your profile (your profile picture will be your validator picture)

  3. Upload a folder in your KeyBase public directory called safecoin and inside that folder create a file called validator-<PUBKEY> (not your VoteID)

  4. Confrim you can access this file “<KEYBASE_USERNAME>/safecoin/validator-<PUBKEY>”

  5. On your validator - create an empty file called validator-validator-<PUBKEY> (does not specify where)

  6. run command

~/Safecoin/target/release/safecoin validator-info publish "<DISPLAY_NAME>" -n <KEYBASE_USERNAME> -w ""


Remove -w “” if you do not wish to add a website.

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