Node discovery protocol

Jim Posen edited this page May 7, 2018 · 2 revisions
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In a nutshell:

  • Aimed at discovering RLPx nodes to connect to
  • UDP-based RPC protocol (kademlia-like)
  • Defines 4 packet types: ping, pong, findnode and neighbors

See details at the devp2p repository's node discovery protocol page.