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Updated on December 14, 2020

Initialization interface


It is mandatory that every plugin must implement this RPC service

Via this service, plugins receive a raw configuration sent by geth. It’s up to the plugin to interpret and parse the configuration then do the initialization to make sure the plugin is ready to serve



Required RPC service to initialize the plugin after plugin process is started successfully

Method Name Request Type Response Type Description
Init PluginInitialization.Request PluginInitialization.Response



A wrapper message to logically group other messages


Initialization data for the plugin

Field Type Label Description
hostIdentity string geth node identity
rawConfiguration bytes Raw configuration to be processed by the plugin


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