What About the CLI *nix Wallet?


I’m assuming there was one or more that the developers were testing before creating the Win/OSX GUI.

Is it available to the public.


What’s your issue?


The issue is that I can’t seem to find it. Is there one available?



just try so lookup for api https://forum.cardano.org/search?q=api


Thanks. I was thinking there was a CLI application already assembled?

I guess the API commands will do.




Right now, there is only a CLI for running Cardano SL but not the wallet: https://cardanodocs.com/technical/cli-options/


I think many would agree that it is a major oversight to not have a plain old simple Linux CLI wallet listed right up front on your web site like other cryptocurrencies.

I suspect a lot of people are holding off on Cardano because they don’t want to jump through hoops to try and get a working wallet on their laptops.

Sure we can create our own, or set up some dedicated virtual machine, but most people will either wait for a binary or move on.

Lets face it, people who are into cryptocurrency are often running Linux as their OS and a simple CLI means it isn’t as complicated and prone to bugs and security issues the way a GUI app can be.


Here is a Comparison of Ada wallets and exchanges which includes CLI wallets.


Mate, go easy on the necrobumping please, especially with all the duplicates you are posting.