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Open source client

Astar’s client is open source and can be found on their github repository.

Sudo pallet

The Sudo pallet is active and is owned by a 3-of-5 multisig consisting of members of the Astar Foundation.


Astar allows for any collator with enough stake and nominations to join the decentralized collator set.


Astar governance is done off-chain via their forum. Members of the forum who are active and attain a “Level 2” membership by posting on the forum are granted voting rights for voting on proposals.