# Signing the genesis block¶

Sign the genesis block using utility generators-x.x.x.jar. Command for signing: java -jar generators-x.x.x.jar GenesisBlockGenerator node.conf, where Name.conf is the edited in this section node configuration file. After signing genesis-public-key-base-58 and signature fields of the configuration file will be filled with values of the public key and the proof of the genesis block.

Example:
genesis-public-key-base-58: "4ozcAj...penxrm"
signature: "5QNVGF...7Bj4Pc"