How to join the Chives Pool

Make sure you are running official Chives client: Chives V1.2.11 release or later

Connection

Sync your full node

  • before joining the pool, your node and wallet must be fully synchronized with Chives blockchain

Create Plot NFT

  • go to the “Pool” tab, and click on “+ ADD A NFT PLOT
  • choose “Connect to pool” and enter the url: https://pool.chivespool.com (exactly, no ending slash) then wait for pool description to appear
  • click the “Create” button. In the next couple of minutes, the Plot NFT will be created, and it will appear in your “Pool” tab
  • You can now start creating plots

Switching pools

  • Go to "Pool" menu in the left menu
  • If you already have a Plot NFT select "Change Pool" then enter https://pool.chivespool.com
  • Click “Change” button