Install go-bitsong (cosmwasm)

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

From Binary

The easiest way to install bitsongd is by downloading a pre-build binary. You can find the latest binaries on the releases page

From Source

Install Go

Install go by following the official docs. On Ubuntu, you can probably use:
wget -q -O - | bash -s -- --version 1.18.3

Install go-bitsong binary

Clone the go-bitsong repo, checkout and install `v0.11.0` :
cd $HOME
git clone
cd go-bitsong
git checkout bwasmnet-1
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:

Configure go-bitsong (optional)

Set the correct node address
bitsongd config node
Change the chain-id
bitsongd config chain-id bwasmnet-1
Set the broadcast mode to block
bitsongd config broadcast-mode block
Set the kayring backend
bitsongd config keyring-backend test