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Getting nowhere with IRI/Nelson

https://forum.helloiota.com/Topic6584.aspx

By enp803 - 25 Dec 2017

I installed IRI with Nelson, downloaded DB from http://db.iota.partners/IOTA.partners-mainnetdb.tar.gz and stared running IRI and Nelson. It seems like I am getting nowhere.
Do I need to add manual neighbors to make this work?

curl http://localhost:14265 -X POST -H 'Content-Type: application/json' -H 'X-IOTA-API-Version: 1' -d '{"command": "getNodeInfo"}'
{"appName":"IRI",
"appVersion":"1.4.1.4",
"jreAvailableProcessors":2,
"jreFreeMemory":187356040,
"jreVersion":"1.8.0_151",
"jreMaxMemory":921174016,
"jreTotalMemory":483393536,
"latestMilestone":"999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999",
"latestMilestoneIndex":243000,
"latestSolidSubtangleMilestone":"999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999",
"latestSolidSubtangleMilestoneIndex":243000,
"neighbors":4,
"packetsQueueSize":0,
"time":1514216170968,
"tips":652,
"transactionsToRequest":14,
"duration":1}

By enp803 - 26 Dec 2017

The issue has been resolved after waiting

curl http://localhost:14265 -X POST -H 'Content-Type: application/json' -H 'X-IOTA-API-Version: 1' -d '{"command": "getNodeInfo"}'
{"appName":"IRI",
"appVersion":"1.4.1.4",
"jreAvailableProcessors":2,
"jreFreeMemory":60125488,
"jreVersion":"1.8.0_151",
"jreMaxMemory":921174016,
"jreTotalMemory":684720128,
"latestMilestone":"CMUPXHVHVGXTQKNYCXB9QBRWDCQBPNBTTIAUKKRYJ9QBMHKFIPXULFNSZERHICCXYZAMSDRLTAEMA9999",
"latestMilestoneIndex":311473,
"latestSolidSubtangleMilestone":"CMUPXHVHVGXTQKNYCXB9QBRWDCQBPNBTTIAUKKRYJ9QBMHKFIPXULFNSZERHICCXYZAMSDRLTAEMA9999",
"latestSolidSubtangleMilestoneIndex":311473,
"neighbors":6,
"packetsQueueSize":0,
"time":1514251426897,
"tips":5023,
"transactionsToRequest":5,
"duration":0}