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Multiple people donated towards the server costs (y'all are great <3) but the lack of a central place to donate was a problem, so I decided to create a Patreon.

Every contribution helps!

If you wish to donate a different way please send me a message :blobcat: :_gaysparkle:

patreon.com/mastodondotlol

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hi hello so i'm now living in georgia (the country) and it's really nice here and there are lots of dogs

ok bye

In line with OnlyFans banning sexually explicit content, toots are now banned on Mastodon. No tooting is permitted. If I see any tooting you will be reported to the police. Thank you.

So, OnlyFans is banning adult content from October. Weird move but ok.

Anyway, here on Mastodon.lol you're free to post your nudes/sell your content/whatever. We don't have banks or advertisers to please. Multiple accounts are allowed too if you don't want to use your personal one.

This instance isn't specifically about that but sex work is valid and I'm cool with it.

Fully vaccinated as of today! To celebrate, everyone gets to use 1 (one) swear word without getting banned.

Also I have no idea how to view timelines other than the Home timeline πŸ€”

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You can't change your account settings from the iOS app yet, and there's no admin/moderation tools either, pinned tweets don't show up on profiles, and done UI elements seem a bit wonky, but I'm liking it.

β€œWelcome to the App Store” :smug:
(It’s not live yet, but stay tuned)

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Really looking forward to the official Mastodon iOS app. Not a fan of the third party clients that exist right now. Too many inconsistencies.

So next month I'm leaving the UK to move to a former Soviet country, of which 20% is currently under Russian occupation.

Life is strange.

Here's a demo of the sign-up process in the Mastodon for iOS app, recorded by @DavidBlue :thinkhappy:

youtube.com/watch?v=bD8GQvNrE7

Also since Mastodon gGmbH is a real legal entity now and I am its CEO I am actually the CEO of Mastodon now. Sorry for ruining the jokes.

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Again, this is my fuck up. I didn't do enough testing and some relations were deleted unintentionally. The whole reason I did this in the first place was to reduce the amount of disk space Mastodon was using as to keep it less expensive to run. We were very close to needing to upgrade to a more expensive monthly server plan and it just didn't make sense to do so.

I try my best but sometimes things go wrong. I blame myself a lot but hopefully nobody is affected by this too badly.

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I didn't want to screw over new users who had signed up and I didn't want to screw over everyone who had posted in the weeks since.

So the question is, where from here? Well, if you're not affected or don't particularly care then continue as normal! However, if you have noticed some followers are missing and you wish to ask them to refollow, I can dig those out from a database backup. Note this is a manual process and it may take a while but I'm happy to show I take this seriously.

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A Mastodon server friendly towards anti-fascists, members of the LGBTQ+ community, hackers, and the like.