In this chapter we will learn how to use LND,1 an implementation of the BOLT specification written in Go.2 LND is compatible to c-lightning, and everything we have learned so far can be applied on it as well.
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To compile LND we will have first to download and set up our Go development environment. As LND needs a version of Go that’s not available in the official Raspbian apt packages, we will download a precompiled binary package and extract it manually. The package should be downloaded in the $HOME directory of the current user. Although this book can’t teach you much about ...