General Info and Daily Discussion
**Welcome to Nano!** This post is meant for things that are relevant but do not justify their own post. For example, debates, issues, simple questions, memes or similar. We normally recommend using our [Discord server](https://chat.nano.org/) for quicker answers but using this post is fine if you don't have/want Discord. It's common that users have the same questions. So please, before making a new thread, make some research and look for similar questions. You will often find a comprehensive answer to your question has already been given! Please also check the official nano forum linked below. **What is Nano?** A fee-less, instant, decentralized and eco-friendly digital currency meant for peer-to-peer payments. Also knows as the ticker XNO or Ӿ. Please check out r/nanocurrencybeginners or the [Introduction For Newcomers](https://nanojson.medium.com/nano-for-newcomers-75e64535327a) **Where can I get some and try it out?** * Nano can be purchased at [various Exchanges](https://nanolinks.info/#market). More info in [this guide](https://www.reddit.com/r/nanocurrency/comments/n6e8l3/where_to_buy_nano_a_beginners_guide/) or [main site](https://nano.org/get-nano) * It can also be obtained for free [in faucets](https://nanolinks.org/#faucets-free-nano) or [other services](https://nanolinks.org/#earn-nano) * Or just try real-time transactions right now for free with [TryNano.io](https://TryNano.io)! **Where to store Nano?** * There are several wallets to choose from found [in this guide](https://nanowallets.guide/) or [listed here](https://nanolinks.org/#wallets) * The most simple form is the Nano seed which unlocks your accounts. Make sure to keep a safe backup of it, or you will risk losing your funds! * Nano is supported on the hardware wallet [Ledger Nano S and X](https://www.ledger.com/). Refer to the [Full Guide](https://docs.nault.cc/2020/08/04/ledger-guide.html) * More about [Nano security](https://docs.nault.cc/2020/08/05/security-of-nano.html) **Trade / Price Talk Neighbour Communities** * [r/nanotrade](https://www.reddit.com/r/nanotrade/) **More Information** * [Main Site - nano.org](https://nano.org/) * [Nano Hub - Explore the Nano ecosystem](https://hub.nano.org/) * [Support & Discussion forum](https://forum.nano.org/) * [Detailed documentation and protocol guide](https://docs.nano.org/) * [Frequently Asked Questions](https://www.reddit.com/r/nanocurrency/wiki/frequently_asked_questions) * More quick links at the top and sidebar (menu on the mobile app) **Rules:** * Be respectful of one another. Follow the golden rule of friendliness * No trolling or shilling * No begging, bragging or illegal activities
I added an explorer for the nano node repo to (hopefully) ease the onboarding process for community developers that want to contribute to the protocol.
Nano node Rust node port. We would love to welcome anyone that has experience in Rust and esecially porting from C++