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Lightning Terminal

Lightning Terminal on FreeBSD

https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/blob/master/doc/compile.md

Install

bash
VERSION=$VERSION
pkg install -y gmake git node14 yarn-node14 python2
# Go
wget https://go.dev/dl/go1.18.8.freebsd-amd64.tar.gz
tar -xvf go1.18.8.freebsd-amd64.tar.gz
rm /usr/local/go
mv go /usr/local
mkdir ~/.gopkg
export GOROOT=/usr/local/go
export GOPATH=/root/.gopkg
export PATH=$GOPATH/bin:$GOROOT/bin:$PATH
mkdir lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION
cd lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION
wget -O lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION.tar.gz https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/releases/download/$VERSION/lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION.tar.gz
# verify
gpg --keyserver hkps://keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 26984CB69EB8C4A26196F7A4D7D916376026F177
wget -O manifest-$VERSION.txt https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/releases/download/$VERSION/manifest-$VERSION.txt
wget -O manifest-$VERSION.sig https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/releases/download/$VERSION/manifest-$VERSION.sig
gpg --verify manifest-$VERSION.sig manifest-$VERSION.txt
shasum -a 256 -c manifest-$VERSION.txt --ignore-missing
gmake install
ln -s /root/.gopkg/bin/litd /root/go/bin/
ln -s /root/.gopkg/bin/litcli /root/go/bin/
service litd start
service litd status
cd
rm -r lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION

Config file

adapted from the RaspiBlitz (same setup with separate LND):
nano /root/.lit/lit.conf
# Takes:
UIPASSWORD=
RPCUSER=
RPCPASSWORD=
# Application Options
httpslisten=0.0.0.0:8443
uipassword=$UIPASSWORD
#lit-dir=/home/lit/.lit
# Remote options
remote.lit-debuglevel=info
# Remote lnd options
remote.lnd.rpcserver=127.0.0.1:10009
remote.lnd.macaroonpath=/var/db/lnd/data/chain/bitcoin/mainnet/admin.macaroon
remote.lnd.tlscertpath=/var/db/lnd/tls.cert
# Loop
loop.loopoutmaxparts=5
loop.server.proxy=127.0.0.1:9050
# Pool
pool.newnodesonly=true
pool.proxy=127.0.0.1:9050
# Faraday
faraday.min_monitored=48h
# Faraday - bitcoin
faraday.connect_bitcoin=true
faraday.bitcoin.host=localhost
faraday.bitcoin.user=$RPCUSER
faraday.bitcoin.password=$RPCPASSWORD

Service file

nano /usr/local/etc/rc.d/litd
#!/bin/sh
#
# PROVIDE: litd
# REQUIRE: bitcoind tor lnd
# KEYWORD:
. /etc/rc.subr
name="litd"
rcvar="litd_enable"
litd_command="/root/go/bin/litd"
pidfile="/var/run/${name}.pid"
command="/usr/sbin/daemon"
command_args="-P ${pidfile} -r -f ${litd_command}"
load_rc_config $name
: ${litd_enable:=no}
run_rc_command "$1"

Tor Hidden Service

  • Create in:
    nano /usr/local/etc/tor/torrc
    HiddenServiceDir /var/db/tor/litd
    HiddenServiceVersion 3
    HiddenServicePort 443 127.0.0.1:8443
  • reload Tor
    service tor reload
  • read the Hidden Service
    cat /var/db/tor/litd/hostname
  • Tor logs
    tail -f /var/log/tor/tor.log

Start

service litd enable
service litd start

Logs

tail -f .lit/logs/mainnet/litd.log
Log in to the webUI at:
https://JAIL_LOCAL_IP:8443

Update

bash
# check the latest version at https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/releases
VERSION=$VERSION
# upgrade all packages
pkg update
pkg upgrade -y
# Go
wget https://go.dev/dl/go1.18.8.freebsd-amd64.tar.gz
tar -xvf go1.18.8.freebsd-amd64.tar.gz
rm /usr/local/go
mv go /usr/local
export GOROOT=/usr/local/go
mkdir ~/.gopkg
export GOPATH=/root/.gopkg
export PATH=$GOPATH/bin:$GOROOT/bin:$PATH
mkdir lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION
cd lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION
wget -O lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION.tar.gz https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/releases/download/$VERSION/lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION.tar.gz
# verify
gpg --keyserver hkps://keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 26984CB69EB8C4A26196F7A4D7D916376026F177
wget -O manifest-$VERSION.txt https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/releases/download/$VERSION/manifest-$VERSION.txt
wget -O manifest-$VERSION.sig https://github.com/lightninglabs/lightning-terminal/releases/download/$VERSION/manifest-$VERSION.sig
gpg --verify manifest-$VERSION.sig manifest-$VERSION.txt
shasum -a 256 -c manifest-$VERSION.txt --ignore-missing
tar -xvf lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION.tar.gz
service litd stop
rm /root/go/bin/lit*
rm /root/.gopkg/bin/lit*
gmake install
ln -s /root/.gopkg/bin/litd /root/go/bin/
ln -s /root/.gopkg/bin/litcli /root/go/bin/
service litd start
service litd status
cd
rm -r lightning-terminal-source-$VERSION
The binary will be installed in:
/root/go/bin/litd
or in
/root/.gopkg/bin/
In the second case create symlinks:
ln -s /root/.gopkg/bin/litd /root/go/bin/
ln -s /root/.gopkg/bin/litcli /root/go/bin/