A minimal set of commands I had to do to successfully run Mastodon via
docker-compose on the VPS. Many OS specific configurations are omitted, as
I decided to use Arch on this VPS as well, which is not what most people
choose for their server environment, at least not when
Setting up a Mastodon instance was not so hard. I mean, it took some tries
to get it right finally, but generally I could understand what is happening
and why there is currently a problem all the time during that process.
However, configuring that instance to send emails was a fr…
Fediverse is still an unknown for a lot of people. It is also unregulated
by no central entity and everyone can impose their own rules. Critics say
that such environment attracts actors that are thrown out of other
communities and that these actors are actually bad actors.
There are many ways people communicate and share ideas. Or memes. Or anime
girls. No matter what you are a fan of, there is some place in the Internet
for it. I am almost sure.
What's more interesting, is the fact, that due to abundance of software
contributions, it is becoming e…