How To Achieve a Star Topology with IPFS

February 09, 2018

Different types of network topologies

[Intro graf about star topologies and why we need to do this instead of a true mesh with js-ipfs]

So, here’s how it’s done. To do this, you need a laptop, a phone and


  • Server running *nix
  • Docker
  • -
  1. Connect web

docker pull libp2p/websocket-star-rendezvous:release

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