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#Tusky 12 is out!
Thx so much to everybody who helped me with this, to all translators, to all bug reporters ❤️
I could never do this alone

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If you haven't seen it yet, you must see this #peertube video of @aral in action in this brilliant speech to MEP's about EU regulation.

Showing eloquently that there is a unique opportunity for EU to walk a different, better path than that of Big Tech, VC startup culture, unicorns, that only lead to more #surveillancecapitalism

That path of course is #smalltech #smallweb and #fediverse

Let's hope they finally listen over there in Brussels and follow that right path.

Online confessionals are now a thing... How the balls did religions get an exemption from GDPR???

Forgot how good this is.

Watch "Post Malone x Nirvana Tribute - Livestream" on YouTube

I've moved my dev box to a DEV1-XL. 4 virtual cores and 12GB of RAM - 29.99 a month. I know I'm probably comparing apples to oranges here, but the price increase is staggering.

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They're killing off the C2* range. is currently on a C2M instance. 17.99 a month. 16GB of RAM and 8 cores...

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Beginning to wonder if I might be better off financially to just go with a new Scaleway instance type (this whole migration faff is happening because they're removing the type that currently hosts instead of going to the hosted route with

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Here's the disk usage before I started, after running the first command and after running the second command:
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/nbd1 137G 62G 68G 48% /mnt/mastodon_data
/dev/nbd1 137G 38G 93G 29% /mnt/mastodon_data
/dev/nbd1 137G 35G 96G 27% /mnt/mastodon_data

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I've added a couple of cronjobs to cleanup up more faff on
@daily cd /mnt/mastodon_data && find /mnt/mastodon_data/public/system/preview_cards -type f -atime +7 -delete
@daily cd /mnt/mastodon_data/public/system && find . -type d -empty -print0 | xargs -0 -n 1 rmdir

Here's a search engine that'll let you search the fediverse for toots/accounts that might interest you. DEFINITELY far better than us spamming the shit out of ourselves with relays.

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I do love the sound of a rain storm beating the house as I go to sleep.

The new gate is looking well!

Got a nice shot of it early morning when I couldn't get back to sleep after being paged over the weekend.

politics, US 

All this could possibly do is split Biden's vote. Fuck away off.

These old Dalek toys actually had tiny record players inside them to make the Daleks talk. Unreal!

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