[metapit] Avoiding the need for a CDN is kinda hard. Show more
– We've got a few thousand custom emoji...
...that the web app still downloads all at once in a giant flood of requests.
– Mainline's hard 8 MB limit seems silly...
...until I realize that 8 MB video suddenly costs 8 GB when sent to 1,000 instances...
...and non-Mastodon instances might not use a caching media proxy.
We no longer depend on Amazon S3!
If you're seeing broken media assets, you'll need to refresh.
My #gamedev hobbyist project has its own logo, thanks to Redily.
(you can have a look at her youtube channel if you wish: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC21SVyVzuRRjYbpdLc9sNKA)
I've finally took the plunge and learned how to use tmux!
Except by "learn," I mean I clumsily figured out how to make new windows, switch between them, and decided that was good enough.
You: "I finally have the resources to enable Elasticsearch!"
[meta] Tech rambling Show more
I'm not terribly fond of Hetzner's network, but I'm also very happy with this new dedi!
One of the first things I set up is full-disk encryption.
The process wasn't very fun, but I got it working and unlockable at boot using Dropbear!
Meanwhile, Mastodon has gotten a lot less 🐏 -hungry lately!
Even with Nextcloud and Collabora's Docker container running alongside it, I still can't break past 4 GB.
Someone wanted a boostable version of this pic of Rose and I realized I haven't posted it here yet (it's from 2016 and I don't see it in my media here), sooo~
(reposted because FOR SOME REASON it didn't upload the full image before???)
Here's a few Monsterpit Nextcloud screenshots, since I forgot to add some in the announcement post last night.