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So Storj just came out as beta ( It looks quite promising!
I wonder if I should use it on this instance, it offer an S3 compatible gateway.

alright escalating this thread to #mastoadmin because after inspecting my logs I found several thousand of these, going back to March 11. Someone's doing a piss-poor job of disguising the fact they're scraping fedi for metadata.

IPs are

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#Mastoadmin tip: If you have access to your server's command line and the nginx config, you can block requests from bad-actor servers (like

In /etc/nginx/, create blockips.conf.

Edit nginx.conf. In the http{} block, add this line:

include blockips.conf;

Use the ping to get the IP address associated with the domain name of the remote server.

In blockips.conf, add this line:


where xxx... is the IP address you just got.

Restart nginx.

Notification to instances that uses 

I will close down the relay in a few weeks. Please unfollow :)

Why the fuck does people join this instance just to share links to "cracked windows.isos"?

Pleased to announce, that we have changed our banner for instead of the old one. The new one is classified as "art".

This was crafted together by @ohyran , so if you are in any need of a illustrator/designer - you know who you should talk to :)

reminder that also will serve your debian-machine with updates :)

Hmmm, I should consider making a now banner for this instance..
Sadly my graphical skills is non-existent

3,343,965 accounts
+989,838 in the last hour
+991,510 in the last day
+999,262 in the last week

just a idea for my little -project and propably more a note to myself.
next media by similiar media: let user add them and vote up or down, give back a list sorted by likes. owner can disable that or remove it from recommended medias.
additional for next media: more options like take next by category,type, or by similiar or all together or whatever.. does block some instances.
The up-to-date list will always be available here:

Performing some updates, some services might go down for 5-10 minutes.

Added one extra machine to the homelab, and I am planning to get one more in the coming month.
Sadly, I do not have room for a rack :/

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