Upgraded ( server) to 22.05 using .deb. My ejabberd.service went missing in action but perhaps due to my setup? Otherwise smooth as a whistle.

(found #3816 for RPM github.com/processone/ejabberd)

We all win! will now allow and based browsers in after lastest .

via @theregister / @AaronToponce


And done. Thanks @ClearlyClaire
the upgrade went smooth as a whistle and with negligible downtime (as always).

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And done. Thanks @ClearlyClaire
the upgrade went smooth as a whistle and with negligible downtime (as always).

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Mastodon Maintenance: Will upgrade Mastodon now to 3.5.2

the "Green Vs. Brown Languages" post.

Apart from vs , I do feel certain languages have evolved more positively than others e.g. C# over . For the usability features introduced in (over ), I keep my hopes up for .


Mastodon has gained 106,723 monthly active users since the end of March (when Elon bought 9.2% of Twitter's shares). 93,603 are new accounts. Overall that's a 42% increase in Mastodon's MAU.

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@lattera perhaps if you share your use case or what is important to you, you may get more response?

And you're after a ready-made server, right?

@arjenpdevries I would expect just upgrading the db to work. Though I like to keep my software current. Still probably best to not do both at the same time (I'd start with PostgreSQL)

BTW: Ubuntu 20.04's ddclient is from 2015 so I just cloned git and copyied ddclient to /usr/sbin 😳

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Spring cleaning of my server at home... , , all back up-to-date again.
Even finally managed to switch my Dynamic on Google Domains to (both are not supported) w/ .

use=web, web=myonlineportal.net/checkip

@arjenpdevries My , as TBH I've not from that far back and don't claim to be an , but the instructions you linked to seem valid and complete.

Are you only upgrading or also . For the latter I remember executing the steps for each in between version.

@me Never heard of "honk"... Is that honk.me/sunset that's being sunset?

Regarding your question: I'm hosting my own services like . It's missing from your list.

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Self-hosted social media platform by Jeroen Habets venturing into the world of Mastodon.