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Installing Emerald CLI

Download stable binary

Binaries for all platforms are currently published at

Install with Homebrew (OSX only)

Installs latest stable binary.

$ brew install ethereumproject/classic/emerald-cli

Download development build


Development builds are usually unstable and may contain critical issues that can lead to loss of funds. Use it on your risk

ETCDEV has a dedicated website for all build artifacts, which are published on each new commit into master branch. To download a latest development build, please open https://builds.etcdevteam.comand choose Emerald CLI tab

Build from sources


Install Rust from

Unix one-liner:

$ curl -sSf | sh


On Windows, Rust additionally requires the C build tools for Visual Studio 2013 or later. The easiest way to acquire the build tools is by installing Microsoft Visual C Build Tools 2017 which provides just the Visual C++ build tools.


Step 1

Clone the repository

$ git clone
$ cd emerald-cli

Step 2

Compile with cargo

$ cargo build --release

Step 3

Run emerald

$ ./target/release/emerald --help