I wrote a post on the first 50 days of Switter from my perspective and my real identity, and cover FOSTA/SESTA, the stress of running Switter, getting kicked off Cloudflare and the DDOS attack we got hit by last week.
Upgrade complete. You may have had some errors during the process but we should be good now.
Upgrade complete! It took longer than expected and I had to stop the app servers for a bit because load on the database was higher than I expected during the migration.
Switter is now running 3.1.2!
Good morning ☀️
- drink more water
- take your meds
- stretch and move if you can
- be gentle with yourself
- mentally and physically
- take your time
- it’s okay if you’re sad
- don’t force yourself to be positive
- or strong
- you’re here and that’s enough #mentalhealth
So Gab has decided that their own code that they spent $5M of investor money developing is so unsalvageably bad that they're going to use Mastodon's code instead, with the added bonus of leeching off of our apps (with Gab apps being banned from app stores)
This is an early warning to fellow admins to be vigilant and domain-block them on sight, when/if they appear (unconfirmed whether they intend to federate), and to app devs to consider if blocking Gab's domains from their app is necessary.
Email email@example.com for support.