Install Quorum Plugins for Hyperledger Besu
Quorum plugins for Hyperledger Besu are either open-source or provided with a ConsenSys Quorum Support subscription.
|Quorum Plugin for Besu||Obtain from|
|Encrypted storage||Supplied with ConsenSys Quorum Support|
|Validator monitoring||Supplied with ConsenSys Quorum Support|
|HSM (Hardware security module)||Additional option for ConsenSys Quorum Support|
Hyperledger Besu requires Java 11+ to compile; earlier versions are not supported. Besu is currently supported only on 64-bit versions of Windows, and requires a 64-bit version of JDK/JRE. We recommend that you also remove any 32-bit JDK/JRE installations.
Linux Open File Limit
If synchronizing to MainNet on Linux or other chains with large data requirements, increase the
maximum number of open files allowed using
ulimit. If the open files limit is not high enough,
Too many open files RocksDB exception occurs.
Install ConsenSys Quorum Support Besu distribution
Download the packaged binaries provided with your ConsenSys Quorum Support subscription.
Unpack the downloaded files and change into the
Display the command line help to confirm installation:
Install event streams plugin
Install Hyperledger Besu.
Download the event streams plugin from the ConsenSys Bintray.
Place the plugin in the
plugins directory of your Besu installation.
describes how to build the plugin from source.