Here are the common errors new developers encounter, and their solutions.
FATAL: Unable to initialize the API: createType(CurrencyId):: Cannot construct unknown type CurrencyId
You are missing the types.json file in the developer settings of the console.
Bootnode with peer id … is on a different chain (our genesis: 0x… theirs: 0x…)
If you compiled the
reef-node binary yourself you will have to initialize the chain with the chain
spec file, since the WASM builds are not deterministic. Just do
Weird database errors
Whenever you run into some sort of database error,
purge-cache subcommand is your friend.
You can do a fresh sync after the purge, and things should just work.