Don’t trust that your HDD/SSD will keep the channel data forever. Drives have high failure ratio and it’s better to be safe than sorry. In this youtube video I’ll explain ways of migrating the lightning nodes and will trigger automatic static channel backup of your node data to external storage – dropbox, and to USB flash drive.
If you don’t have your raspiblitz set-up yet, watch this video:
TOR and Electrum Server on Raspiblitz – installation/explanation video:
RTL and channel management:
Static Channel Backup in LND:
Opinion produced in this video is just my own opinion. I am not a financial advisor, just a guy speaking about the news and technology behind the bitcoin. Raspiblitz is experimental software, this video is not an instruction, be aware of the security of your funds before proceeding.
0:44 Why backing up?
1:05 Ways of backing up/migrating
2:00 Static Channel Backup
2:45 Backup to dropbox
4:30 Backup to USB flash device
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