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Stake pool operators (SPOs)

During the initial phases of SanchoNet, SPOs have different responsibilities. Apart from block production and network maintenance, they play a pivotal role as the sole participants empowered to vote on governance actions. This arrangement will persist until the functionalities for delegate representative (DRep) registration, delegation, and voting are introduced.

Becoming an SPO

Becoming an SPO is the primary means to actively engage in SanchoNet governance during the early stages. The process is straightforward, follow the tutorials below:

  1. Download the latest node
  2. Run the node
  3. Request funds from the faucet
  4. Register a stake pool
  5. Request delegation from the faucet