In this tutorial, you will learn about Ethereum – Ganache for Blockchainstep by step. So without much to do, let’s get started.
Ganache is used for setting up a personal Ethereum Blockchain for checking out your Solidity contracts. It provides more features while compared to Remix. You will find out about the capabilities when you work out with Ganache. Before you begin the usage of Ganache, you need to first download and install the Blockchain on your local machine.
In this tutorial, you will learn-
You may download Ganache from the following URL −
Ganache is available on numerous platforms. We devolved and tested this whole tutorial on Mac. Thus, the screenshots below will display Mac setup. When you open the setup URL given above, it automatically detects your machine’s OS and directs you to the appropriate binary setup. The screenshot below shows the Mac setup.
When you click on on the DOWNLOAD button, it’s going to start downloading the DMG file for Mac installation.
Locate the “Ganache-2.0.0 dmg” to your Downloads folder and double-click on it to install Ganache. Upon successful installation, the following screen will appear−
Drag Ganache icon to the Application folder. Now, Ganache is available as an application in your Mac.
If you are the use of a few different OS, follow the instructions provided for successful installation.
Now locate Ganache in your Application folder and double-click on on its icon to begin Ganache.
When Ganache starts, the Ganache screen will appear as shown below −
Click QUICKSTART to start Ganache. You will see Ganache console as shown below−
The console inside the above screenshot shows two user accounts with balance of 100 ETH (Ether – a currency for transaction on Ethereum platform). It also shows a transaction count of 0 for each account. As the user has not performed any transactions so far, this count is obviously zero.
We will now get an overview of a few essential screens of Ganache that are of immediately relevance to us.
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