Lightning Shell

Your personal server's shell

Made with 🧡 by @ibz

See my other app: usocial

View the Project on GitHub ibz/lightning-shell



  1. Get the current block height using bitcoin-cli

    bitcoin-cli getblockcount

  2. Render the current block height by piping the above into figlet

    bitcoin-cli getblockcount | figlet

  3. Execute the above every 10 seconds using watch

    watch -n10 "bitcoin-cli getblockcount | figlet"