I have error since 3 days by trying to airdrop on devnet. the error message ist:

solana airdrop 1 AzCoTowEtJM4VZmUapoi56TkoD8GKieKJpg4WFsFMhJg --url

https://api.devnet.solana.com  Requesting airdrop of 1 SOL Error: unable to confirm transaction. This can happen in situations such as transaction expiration and insufficient fee-payer funds

  • I am experiencing the same problem as you are. Apr 8, 2023 at 15:02
  • I’m facing the same problem as you.
    – Rivskiy
    Apr 8, 2023 at 15:04

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People have been abusing the devent faucet and draining it. I think it may have just been refilled, but the faucet could continue to be unstable while efforts to mitigate people abusing it are in work.


The faucet ran out of funds. now it works

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