Mastodon social network

Discussion in 'Ask Baldy, Blame AceRph' started by Linhares, Nov 13, 2017.

  1. Linhares

    Linhares OSM addicted

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    It looks like Twitter but has a big advantage: you can install it on your own server! :brow
    I think it would be cool for advrider to have its own instance of mastodon.

    https://joinmastodon.org/

    Abraços, Linhares
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  2. Andrew

    Andrew Optimus Primer Super Moderator

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    Isn't ADV already a social network? :dunno
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  3. bluestar

    bluestar sheep shagger

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    :nono Anti-social.
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  4. Linhares

    Linhares OSM addicted

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    ADVrider is the grandpa of social network. I'm not saying it is a bad thing.

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    Mastodon
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  5. Retro

    Retro Just the Facts Ma'am Super Moderator

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    Except Mastodon will be extinct before Advrider.com is old enough to vote.
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  6. Linhares

    Linhares OSM addicted

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    New captions:

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    Mastodon

    Long live ADVrider! :super
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  7. Eddieb

    Eddieb Long timer

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    Why would you want an unstructured random feed of comments with only 140 characters to abuse each other with?
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  8. braindead0

    braindead0 Head Fisherman

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    B...but. mastadon does 500 characters!

    I'll keep an eye out for this system on the weekly CVE's I review for work....
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  9. Linhares

    Linhares OSM addicted

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    I just activate an instance at https://cxt.masto.host/
    We will mostly speak portuguese but all are welcome!

    Abraços, Linhares
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