Quick awoospace announcement: In the interest of not being the only person who can poke the server if it crashes or sth I've given @Siph access to it. If I'm not online and something goes seriously wrong xe can probably help you, but I'll still handle the technical stuff

I'm gonna do a quick reboot to test if it'll come back up and also because some update requires it

things are gonna be slow since we were down for a few hours, but it seems to be working so far

if you can read this I didn't mess up the awoospace server migration

Mirrored from the announcement:

Hold onto your butts, I'm gonna shut awoo down to move to a new server when this message is 30 minutes old, that's 14:20 GMT, then it's gonna take a while to do the migration and for the DNS to propagate. Watch @noiob for any news in the meantime

even if you've been on Masto for a while now, I strongly recommend checking out #mastomonday because people are doing incredible stuff

my project for Masto monday is updating/ fixing up the awoospace server and getting ready for a transfer to a new one

also I posted this I guess

Hold onto your butts, we're updating to Mastodon 3.1

friendly reminder that #MastoMonday is in just a few days!! what are ya gonna post?? who are you gonna invite to masto?? i wanna know!

a happy awoo to @makyo who's now federating with awoospace! :janiawoo:

small update to awoospace (reload the page), Youtube embeds should work again

In other news I just dropped 150$ on three years of Awoospace and I can afford it but if anyone would like to chip in for server costs, uh paypal.me/noiob

Show thread

I just found out that federation with subdomains (so anything that has more than one dot in the URL, i.e. example_instance.masto.host) has been broken since the 3.0 update. Sorry for only noticing it now but it has been fixed -noiob

I finally managed to bring back the profile directory, enjoy!

Trends now show up, not sure if I'm gonna keep them on as there usually aren't any. I have to manually approve them for now.

Also I finally fixed local-only mode, which was apparently broken ever since we introduced the feature, welp
-noiob

Show more

Jani - 家内 [jia nei]'s choices:

Awoo Space

Awoo.space is a Mastodon instance where members can rely on a team of moderators to help resolve conflict, and limits federation with other instances using a specific access list to minimize abuse.

While mature content is allowed here, we strongly believe in being able to choose to engage with content on your own terms, so please make sure to put mature and potentially sensitive content behind the CW feature with enough description that people know what it's about.

Before signing up, please read our community guidelines. While it's a very broad swath of topics it covers, please do your best! We believe that as long as you're putting forth genuine effort to limit harm you might cause – even if you haven't read the document – you'll be okay!