Commit 4bde5e30 authored by Logan Saether's avatar Logan Saether Committed by Gavin Wood
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Add Kusama to the README (#399)

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We are actively building both Substrate and Polkadot, but things will be a little odd for a while. If you see "substrate" and are wondering why you need it for Polkadot, now you know.
To play on the ("Alexander") testnet, you'll want the PoC-4 code which is in this **Polkadot** repo. Note that PoC-3 uses the Alexander testnet, but will not be able to sync to the latest block.
To connect on the "Kusama" canary network, you will want the `v0.5` code which is in this **Polkadot** repo. To play on the ("Alexander") testnet, you'll want the PoC-4 code instead. Note that PoC-3 uses the Alexander testnet, but will not be able to sync to the latest block.
* **Polkadot PoC-4 "Alexander"** is in this link:https://github.com/paritytech/polkadot/tree/v0.4[**Polkadot**] repo branch `v0.4`
* **Kusama** is in this link:https://github.com/paritytech/polkadot/tree/v0.5[**Polkadot**] repo branch `v0.5`.
* **Polkadot PoC-3 "Alexander"** is in this link:https://github.com/paritytech/polkadot/tree/v0.3[**Polkadot**] repo branch `v0.3`
* **Polkadot PoC-4 "Alexander"** is in this link:https://github.com/paritytech/polkadot/tree/v0.4[**Polkadot**] repo branch `v0.4`.
* **Polkadot PoC-2 "Krumme Lanke"** is in the link:https://github.com/paritytech/substrate/tree/v0.2[**Substrate**] repo branch `v0.2`
* **Polkadot PoC-3 "Alexander"** is in this link:https://github.com/paritytech/polkadot/tree/v0.3[**Polkadot**] repo branch `v0.3`.
* **Polkadot PoC-2 "Krumme Lanke"** is in the link:https://github.com/paritytech/substrate/tree/v0.2[**Substrate**] repo branch `v0.2`.
== To play
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rustup update
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=== Install "Kusama" Canary Network
Build Kusama by cloning this repository and running the following commands from the root directory of the repo:
```bash
git checkout v0.5
./scripts/init.sh
cargo build --release
```
Connect to the global Kusama canary network by default by running:
```bash
./target/release/polkadot
```
=== Install PoC-4 on "Alexander" Testnet
Build Polkadot PoC-4 by cloning this repository and running the following commands from the root directory of the repo:
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