How to run monero node in testnet mode for testing purpose and how to get testnet coin? Is there any testnet online portal for testing?
- Start the daemon:
monerod --testnetand then once sync'ed...
- Start the wallet in another window:
monero-wallet-cli --testnetto create a testnet wallet, then...
- Back in the running daemon type:
- Wait to mine a block. You'll then have testnet coins.
There's a testnet and stagenet faucet currently provided by xmr.to: https://community.xmr.to/faucet/testnet/