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@mastodongenuineadvantage are there instances federating with other instances that DON'T run on the same software?
@MapleDeer there are many servers on the fediverse, but we concentrate on ensuring Mastodon instances are running genuine Mastodon software. ^nzq
@Ball No, it only includes discussion of genuine Mastodon software. ^pnz
@mastodongenuineadvantage eugen i know it's you
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