If you are a client who wants to send deals

Client Tool provides the following functions:
  • Generate Car files from your source files by Lotus, Graph-split, or Ipfs.
  • Generate metadata e.g. Car file URI, start epoch, etc., and save them to a metadata JSON file.
  • Propose deals based on the metadata JSON file.
  • Generate a final JSON file containing deal CIDs and storage provider ids for storage providers to import deals.
  • Create tasks and offline deals on Swan Platform.
  • Send deals automatically to auto-bid storage providers.