Welcome to Anoma's docs!

About Anoma

Anoma is a sovereign, proof-of-stake blockchain protocol that enables private, asset-agnostic cash and private bartering among any number of parties. To learn more about the protocol, we recommend the following resources:

Anoma's current testnet: Feigenbaum

Feigenbaum is the name of Anoma's first public testnet. Find feigenbaum on Github.

⚠️ Here lay dragons: this codebase is still experimental, try at your own risk!

About the documentation

The three main sections of this book are:

  • User Guide: explains basic concepts and interactions
  • Exploration: documents the process of exploring the design and implementation space for Anoma
  • Specifications: implementation independent technical specifications

The source

This book is written using mdBook with mdbook-mermaid for diagrams, it currently lives in the Anoma repo.

To get started quickly, in the docs directory one can:

# Install dependencies
make dev-deps

# This will open the book in your default browser and rebuild on changes
make serve

The mermaid diagrams docs can be found at

Contributions to the contents and the structure of this book (nothing is set in stone) should be made via pull requests. Code changes that diverge from the spec should also update this book.