Tezos is a distributed consensus platform with meta-consensus capability. Tezos not only comes to consensus about the state of its ledger, like Bitcoin or Ethereum. It also attempts to come to consensus about how the protocol and the nodes should adapt and upgrade.
- Developer documentation is available online at http://tezos.gitlab.io/master
always in sync with the master branch (which may be desynchronized with
the code running on the live networks, replace
masterin the URL by the branch of your choice: mainnet, alphanet, zeronet, to make sure you are consulting the right API version)
- The website https://tezos.com/ contains more information about the project.
- All development happens on GitLab at https://gitlab.com/tezos/tezos
The source code of Tezos is placed under the MIT Open Source License.
Several community built block explorers are available:
A few community run websites collect useful Tezos links:
There is a matrix channel Tezos that you can join
There is a sub-reddit at https://www.reddit.com/r/tezos/
There is also a community FAQ at https://github.com/tezoscommunity/faq/wiki/Tezos-Technical-FAQ
There is a #tezos IRC channel on freenode that is reserved for technical discussions
The Tezos Alpha (test) network has been live and open since February 2017.
The Tezos Beta (experimental) network has been live and open since June 2018.