The validator-info diagnostic script is an excellent addition to the Indy suite. Here are a few additional features that will enhance its usefulness:
- In the verbose human-readable output, indicate the time (which must include the timezone) in ISO 8601 format. For example: "Current time: 2017-12-15T15:53:00+05:00"
- In addition to the DID and verkey, report the BLS public key
- Indicate the nodes that are the current primaries. In the verbose human-readable output, this can be indicated by the primary number in parenthesis after the name of the nodes that are primaries, in this fashion:
For the json output, this could be done using a hash instead of a list for the nodes as shown, or by another means: