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I've downloaded the latest Monero full node (0.10.2.1) for Linux (Ubuntu). When I run monerod from command line, I get the following error:

Failed to connect to any of seed peers, continuing without seeds

Using the log output, I see it keeps trying to connect to 213.167.231.2 and fails.

Any ideas for a fix?

Note: I've disabled all the firewalls on this box and punched port 18080 through the router firewall.

Thanks!

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    Is it a really old Ubuntu? – scoobybejesus Mar 17 '17 at 21:21
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There is a problem with the seed nodes at the moment. This is fixed in the coming release, hopefully in the next day or two: https://github.com/monero-project/monero/pull/1879

In the meantime, you can supply a node to start from: ./monerod --add-peer 107.152.130.98:18080 --add-peer 212.83.175.67:18080 --add-peer 5.9.100.248:18080 (this is simply adding the first three fallback peers to the command line)

  • Where can I read more about those fallback peers? – Mitja Mar 21 '17 at 14:40
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    Look for then in src/p2p/net_nde.in in the get_seed_nodes function. – user36303 Mar 21 '17 at 22:08

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