eth_syncing

Returns an object with data about the sync status or false.

Request

curl https://tn.henesis.io/ethereum/mainnet?clientId=<clientId> \
-X POST \
-H "Content-Type: application/json" \
-d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"eth_syncing","params":[],"id":1}'

Response

{
"id":1,
"jsonrpc": "2.0",
"result": {
startingBlock: '0x384',
currentBlock: '0x386',
highestBlock: '0x454'
}
}
// Or when not syncing
{
"id":1,
"jsonrpc": "2.0",
"result": false
}

Parameters

none

Returns

Object|Boolean, An object with sync status data or FALSE, when not syncing:

  • startingBlock: QUANTITY - The block at which the import started (will only be reset, after the sync reached his head)

  • currentBlock: QUANTITY - The current block, same as eth_blockNumber

  • highestBlock: QUANTITY - The estimated highest block

Reference

​https://github.com/ethereum/wiki/wiki/JSON-RPC#eth_syncing​