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Is it possible to run alphanet and zeronet nodes from the same server that is running a mainnet node?

As for how to run the three separate nodes, to build off of adrian's answer you could use the following options when running the node: /home/tezos/tezos_mainnet/tezos-node run --data-dir /home/tezos/....
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TzScan API for alphanet?

After inspecting TzScan's alphanet frontend, i've been able to extract the following curl request: curl 'https://api.alphanet.tzscan.io/v1/operation/...
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Activating a Alphanet Faucet Wallet Remotely (without tezos-client)

Yes this is possible with sotez. There initially was a bug with the activate function which was just fixed in 0.2.11. You can do something like the following to activate an account as well as generate ...
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Is it possible to run alphanet and zeronet nodes from the same server that is running a mainnet node?

Yes it is possible to run all three at the same time on the same machine. You have to ensure that they each have a different directory. Furthermore you need to configure the ports in the config files ...
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Activating a Alphanet Faucet Wallet Remotely (without tezos-client)

You can do this using the eztz library. Here are the relevant commands you want to look at: //Point to alphanet node eztz.node.setProvider("https://alphanet.tezrpc.me"); //From https://faucet....
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Docker Containers Restarting (132), Illegal instruction (core dumped)

I believe this is because of a build issue with some OCaml module that checks hardware architecture at build time 😳 This leaks into the Docker images which throws Illegal instruction when run a ...
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Error on activate account alphanet on docker

General remarks: raw text snapshots are more convenient for developers than pictures because you can quote them :-) It looks like tezos-client does not understand the "uri" format file:/[...]. It's ...
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Alphanet problem - activating account with faucet

You could use Docker's cp command as a workaround. In your case it would be something like: docker cp tz1Zvjxu9Vzt76uRLtV6CHZMPu1zKA5YV4QX.json alphanet_node_1:/home/tezos/...
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How to get balance from alphanet via tzscan api?

This request is using the balance updates that we have disabled on alphanet. I would recommend to use the node rpc: https://alphanet-node.tzscan.io/chains/main/blocks/head/context/contracts/...
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Error on activate account alphanet on docker

Okay so this is my first stackexchange answer ever and I'm surprised I was the one to figure this out but here's what I did after several hours. The problem is that docker cannot access the place in ...
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PRESERVED_CYCLES in Alphanet

$ curl -s https://rpcalpha.tzbeta.net/chains/main/blocks/head/context/constants | jq .preserved_cycles 3
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Time for bootstrapping a node in alphanet

Alphanet size is currently around 13 GB. It is a very IO intensive process and it is recommended you use SSD where it it should take less than 4 hours to complete. There isn't a commonly used ...
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Invoke rpc method, return "Missing Authentication Token"

First of all, ../<block_id>/helpers/parse/operations is a POST method, not GET. Also, it's quite common when owners of public RPC nodes close some endpoints to prevent abusing. If you see an ...
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Fitness too low error when trying to run tezos-activate-alpha. on another terminal

This error usually means that protocol alpha is already activated.
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Alphanet protocol synced with mainnet

The general answer to the first question is: "Yes, that's the purpose of Alphanet!" then the devil lives in the details. Some constants are different (number of blocks per cycle, time between blocks,...
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Error when doing make build-deps for alphanet

The issue was the same in nature as in question Error compiling tezos main net hidapi But the patch had not been included on the alphanet branch. A ticket was raised https://gitlab.com/tezos/tezos/...
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Error on activating account on docker -alphanet

I think you node hadn't sync with the alphanet full block yet. after start your docker or if you build from source that execute this bellow command ./tezos-node run --rpc-addr 127.0.0.1:8732 --...
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Error with make when switch from Zeronet to Alphanet (tezos-node)

As zeronet aims to be a testing network (that could be based on experimental branches) it may uses packages which are not (yet) used in the mainnet/alphanet/master branches. To avoid packages ...
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Snapshot for alphanet

The snapshots for different network and mode: https://snapshots.tulip.tools/#/
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Snapshot for alphanet

You can already get full mode snapshots here. Alphanet Archive and Mainnet Archive coming soon™ (maybe till end of this week).
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'alphanet.sh head' returns old block

Bootstrapping a whole chain is a quite long process depending on your network bandwidth and hardware power but also on the number of peers participating in the network and, of course, the length of ...
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Running an alphanet node

Tezos Alphanet is now called "Babylonnet". Future Testnets will get the name of the actual active (or future) protocol. Follow this guide to setup a Babylon Testnet node.
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Transaction Failing With: proto.003-PsddFKi3.storage_exhausted.operation

I was getting the proto.003-PsddFKi3.storage_exhausted.operation error because I was using storage_limit: 0, and I am assuming that because I am "publishing" a new account to the blockchain, I need to ...
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Why is my faucet wallet on Alphanet not recognized?

Make sure to update your node. 003-PsddFKi3… is the old protocol, should be 004-Pt24m4xiP… by now.
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Why is my faucet wallet on Alphanet not recognized?

I would try leaving out the single quotes from that container: parameter. I suspect that the extra level of quoting is causing problems. That is, try: ./alphanet.sh client activate account alice ...
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