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Get Node Type

Returns node type. The possible return values are:

  • "Not in network, synced till epoch [epoch number]" if the server has not joined the network and is synced until a specific epoch.
  • "Seed" if the server is in lookup node mode and is an archival lookup node.
  • "Lookup" if the server is in lookup node mode

Example Request

curl -d '{
    "id": "1",
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "method": "GetNodeType",
    "params": [""]
}' -H "Content-Type: application/json" -X POST ""

Example Response

{ "id": "1", "jsonrpc": "2.0", "result": "Seed" }

HTTP Request

Chain(s) URL(s)
Zilliqa mainnet
Developer testnet
Local testnet http://localhost:4201/
Isolated server


Parameter Type Required Description
id string Required "1"
jsonrpc string Required "2.0"
method string Required "GetNodeType"
params string Required Empty string ""