Tag: mastodon

Enable query stats in Mastodon with postgres

Clicking pghero under Mastodon Administration menu, the interface shows the Query stats must be enabled for slow queries orange warning, in the interface that looks like this: After clicking the blue Enable button, instead of a success, the error The database user does not have…

Running Mastodon with docker-compose

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 caveat…

Setting up SMTP in Mastodon

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…