geth attach Fatal: Unable to attach to remote geth: no known transport for URL scheme "c"

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I have installed geth successfully but when I try to use get attach command, I am facing this error:

geth attach
Fatal: Unable to attach to remote geth: no known transport for URL scheme "c"
Jan 16, 2019 in Blockchain by digger
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Seems like geth.ipc path is not set. When you installed geth, it is necessary to add the IPC path. 

If you have initialized the genesis block correctly then you should have the file in ./data directory. Anyways you can find it like this:

locate geth.ipc

It will show the location and then use that location

geth attach ipc:/<path to file>/geth.ipc console

 

answered Jan 16, 2019 by Omkar
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