I wonder if I should get rid of Elastic Search on this Mastodon instance. In theory, it's a nice feature, but it's a huge performance drain. Not sure.
Web host had an outage, sorry everyone. But on the plus side, they gave me a free performance upgrade for my trouble.
Since we were down anyway, I took the opportunity to upgrade to Mastodon v2.8.0.
Immediate Policy Change for @Assortedflotsam.com:
No spam or self-promotion whatsoever. 75% of all new account registrations are spammers or people trying to boost search results. No more.
Small promotions by independent artists/developers or for non-profits are allowed. #mastoadmin
American regulators protecting corporate profits over human lives. What a surprise!
FAA says Boeing 737 Max 8 is airworthy
Hey @assortedflotsam.com peeps - we're updated to v2.7.4
We're updated to v2.7.3
Parents, our food regulators are failing us. Too much regulatory capture, the "industry regulating itself" is allowing our children to be poisoned for profit. We need real and enforced food safety standards.
SPORTSBALL TEAM vs. SPORTSBALL TEAM
Prediction: sportsball team will win, other sportsball team fans will blame the ref or cheating.
And the non-fans will rave about watching advertising like a bunch of goons.
Armchair intellectual, sometimes philosopher, all-around learning junkie, sysadmin, and gamer.
A chicken in every pot and free poetry for all.
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