Offchain Metadata Tools
- An average pool operator may not require offline-metadata-tools at all. Please verify if it is required for your use as mentioned here
- Ensure the Pre-Requisites are in place before you proceed.
In the Cardano multi-asset era, this project helps you create and submit metadata describing your assets, storing them off-chain.
Download pre-built binaries⚓︎
Go to input-output-hk/offchain-metadata-tools to download the binaries and place in a directory specified by
An alternative to pre-built binaries - instructions describe how to build the
token-metadata-creator tool but the offchain-metadata-tools repository contains other tools as well. Build the ones needed for your installation.
Clone the repository⚓︎
Execute the below to clone the offchain-metadata-tools repository to $HOME/git folder on your system:
cd ~/git git clone https://github.com/input-output-hk/offchain-metadata-tools.git cd offchain-metadata-tools/token-metadata-creator
You can use the instructions below to build
token-metadata-creator, same steps can be executed in future to update the binaries (replacing appropriate tag) as well.
git fetch --tags --all git pull # Replace master with appropriate tag if you'd like to avoid compiling against master git checkout master $CNODE_HOME/scripts/cabal-build-all.sh
Verify that the tool is executable from anywhere by running: