I can clear notifications again! It is pretty amazing how fast some things are getting fixed. Keep it up @Gargron and anyone else who has pitched in.

Alright, pushed/merged a rewrite of the XML rendering code for . It now uses Ox instead of Nokogiri and doesn't load a template. This should reflect on Atom feed loading times but also background jobs that involve sending Atom payloads to other instances. Here I go to sleep.

actually why are Mastodon instances not called herds

Today has been one hell of a day! I have been working on both devops and code optimization non-stop, as well as answering questions and e-mails. A lot of ms have been shaved off of requests and background jobs. Instance admins should probably update to the latest master. I'll be looking into adopting a more stable release system than just the master branch.

Oh also, I did read that "Mastodon will go extinct" article. The author doesn't get it, and didn't reach out to me at all.

New logo thanks to @lostSHAD3! Check out their work if you have a moment, it is some good stuff.

Must... refrain... from.... running... own... Mastodon...server!

I am starting to see posts from 25min ago in the Federated Timeline. Nice to see it going back down instead of up.

Every time I go to twitter and start reading I just want to come back here.... ?

The Ruby library for interacting with the Mastodon client API is in dire need of completion. If you're looking for ways to contribute code, I think that's a good starting point github.com/tootsuite/mastodon-

The United Federation of Toots.

On a continuing mission to explore strange new social media, and seek out new interactions. To boldly toot where no one has toot'd before.


There are people in this world that can draw lineart without a sketch and I am not one of those people at the moment. ONE DAY I will possess such power.

@PolymerWitch Yeah, it'd be nice to see something work through people power instead of VC cash / IPO expectations. Just once?

I really dislike not being able to edit a status. Something I also did not like about twitter. Let my dumb ass edit a status.

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