Nimbus binaries exist for Nimbus -- initially Linux
ARM64, and Windows -- but MacOS binaries will be added in the future.
You can find the latest release here: https://github.com/status-im/nimbus-eth2/releases
Scroll to the bottom of the first release you see, and click on
Assets. You should see a list that looks like the following:
Click on the
tar.gz file that corresponds to your OS and architecture, unpack the archive, read the README and run the binary directly or through some provided wrapper script.
We've designed the build process to be reproducible. In practice, this means that anyone can verify that these exact binaries were produced from the corresponding source code commits. For more about the philosophy and importance of this feature see reproducible-builds.org.
For instructions on how to reproduce the build, see here.