What is Heimdall
What is Heimdall?¶
Heimdall is the name of the validator layer for Matic Network. It comes with 2 main entrypoints:
heimdalld: The heimdall Daemon, runs a full-node of the heimdall application.
heimdallcli: The Heimdall command-line interface, which enables interaction with a heimdall full-node.
The core responsibility of heimdall is to verify all state transitions happening on
bor and to submit a checkpoint on Ethereum chain cementing the side-chain state.
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