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The ledger_current method returns the unique identifiers of the current in-progress ledger. This command is mostly useful for testing, because the ledger returned is still in flux.

Request Format

An example of the request format:

   "id": 2,
   "command": "ledger_current"

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The request contains no parameters.

Response Format

An example of a successful response:

  "id": 2,
  "status": "success",
  "type": "response",
  "result": {
    "ledger_current_index": 6643240

The response follows the standard format, with a successful result containing the following field:

ledger_current_indexUnsigned Integer - Ledger IndexThe ledger index of this ledger version.

A ledger_hash field is not provided, because the hash of the current ledger is constantly changing along with its contents.

Possible Errors