How to Connect to Skale

Learn how to connect to the Skale blockchain with Blockdaemon.

In this guide, you’ll learn the following connection methods to the Skale infrastructure:

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Visit the Skale marketplace page to explore Blockdaemon’s Skale infrastructure.


How to Access Your Blockdaemon Skale Credentials

Once you have purchased your Blockdaemon Skale infrastructure, you can access your credentials:

  1. Log into the Blockdaemon app.
  2. Click Nodes under the Access menu.
  3. Select the Skale node.
  4. Select the Connect tab. You'll find the following information:
    1. Endpoint URL
    2. Auth String
    3. Auth Token

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Skale Connection via cURL

curl -X POST -H 'Content-Type: application/json' --data '{"id":1,"jsonrpc":"2.0", "method":"YOUR_RPC_METHOD","params":[YOUR_PARAMS]}' 'YOUR_ENDPOINT_URL?auth=YOUR_AUTH_TOKEN'
  • Replace YOUR_ENDPOINT_URL with the Endpoint URL found in the Blockdaemon app.
  • Replace YOUR_RPC_METHOD with your chosen RPC method.
  • Replace YOUR_PARAMS with the necessary parameters for your RPC.
  • Replace YOUR_AUTH_TOKEN with the Auth Token found in the Blockdaemon app.

Skale Connection via WebSocket

wscat -H "X-Auth-Token: YOUR_AUTH_TOKEN" -c wss://YOUR_ENDPOINT_URL:8443/websocket
  • Replace YOUR_ENDPOINT_URL with the Endpoint URL found in the Blockdaemon app.
  • Replace YOUR_AUTH_TOKEN with the Auth Token found in the Blockdaemon app.

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Info:

wscat is a tool that can connect over WebSocket(s) and may need to be installed. You can use your preferred tool of choice.

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