Install go-bitsong

This guide will explain how to install the bitsongd binary into your system.
On Ubuntu start by updating your system:
sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

Install pre-requisites

On Ubuntu this can be done with the following:
sudo apt install git build-essential ufw curl jq --yes

Install Go

Install go by following the official docs. On Ubuntu, you can probably use:
wget -q -O - | bash -s -- --version 1.19.5

Install go-bitsong binary

Clone the go-bitsong repo, checkout and install v0.14.0 :
cd $HOME
git clone
cd go-bitsong
git checkout v0.14.0
make install
NOTE: If you still have issues at this step, please check that you have the latest stable version of GO installed.
Verify that everything is OK:
bitsongd version
bitsongd for instance should output something similar to: