Files and Directories

Data Directory

The data directory is where Maker stores all its files including configuration, log files and trade database.

Windows
%APPDATA%/MakerTradingTool
Linux
$HOME/.makertradingtool
MacOS
$HOME/.makertradingtool

Note

You may have installed Maker before this directory was in use, in which case the data files shown below will reside alongside your maker.exe file.

Files

maker.yaml
The configuration file. This file contains your exchange API connection detail, authentication information and other configuration data.
maker.db
This is an SQLite database that contains all the trades including active (open) trades as well as a ll closed and cancel trades.
maker.log
The log file. This can be useful when requesting support for an issue. While this file will contain details of trades it does not contain exchange API information such as your key or secret.
maker.pem
If TLS support has been enabled this will contain the self sign TLS certificate.