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GNU/Social will support ActivityPub via my plugin before Mastodon and Pleroma deprecate OStatus.

I look forward to helping modernize the GS code base this summer 😄

git.gnu.io/dansup/ActivityPub

#gnuSocial #activityPub #fediverse

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@noorul @rgggn no. This is entirely due to their hands-off approach to moderation and their will to allow hateful content on their platforms: https://social.libre.fi/notice/9iZw5AqQ5qKjgFWm5Q
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@denikombucha So far most of my work on GNOME stuff has been the frontend part of the apps. Cleaning up the design, implementing new widgets, etc. I also have a little bit of experience making my own designs: https://dribbble.com/brainblasted

Buddy you removed tmpmail.linux.pizza domain name.

I used that domain name for more 20 accounts.

Shit, I am in deep trouble

@selea

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I need some basic assistance with (mobile) router port forwarding.

Any body gives me a hand ?

#networking #help #assistance #router
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@sir
puri.sm/posts/how-purism-works you can see the list of projects and partnerships here. You have to take things in perspective, they have a track record of working with Free Software projects and most of the people working there are also contributors to well known Free Software projects. puri.sm/about/team/
@switchingsocial @jwinnie@mastodon.cloud @noorul @Purism

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Substitution of the keyboard: complete! Hammer worked better than WD40. Is it normal to have more screws than needed to close everything in the end? Do they multiply or something?

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@Purism Maybe start creditting the applications you forked, reskinned, and now sell for cash.

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@purism @Purism While I'm all for decentralisation and moving away from malicious corporate entities, I don't really like how it's made to seem as if every service on librem.one is something made by Purism. The technical specifications do say what protocol is being used but not the underlying software and I think that's an underhanded way to go about it.

At least say LibremSocial is Mastodon, LibremTunnel is PIA, LibremMail is any old mail server with tight GPG integration & K-9 Mail from Android, and that LibremFiles and Contacts will, I assume, be Nextcloud.

I really don't like people that come along, take a good open source project, rebrand it, and pass it off as their own. Transparency is a good thing and I don't really see any on the front page of librem.one

If you were operating this as a non-profit, that would one thing. It's an entirely different matter to be making money from free software without giving credit where credit is due.

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@jeremiah_
And I would like to say that that is exactly the kind of thing I would expect from Google or Apple. Not from a company like Purism. I didn't say they should link to the GitHub repos in the header of each listing. I didn't even say that they should link to the project anywhere. Just that they should, at the very least, say what software they're using. Otherwise, it's inadvertently putting the users in a walled garden because they don't realise that there are other options and other people running the same applications. For example, there's an entire network of people running these services (any many many more) for free on libreho.st
@purism @Purism

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@jeremiah_
My comparison is an exaggeration. I don't have a problem with Purism at all. In fact, it's quite the opposite; I quite like everything you guys (I assume you're part of Purism?) do to further privacy and security. My problem is ONLY with librem.one and ONLY with the fact that Purism is not giving (what I deem) proper credit to the people whose work they're using.

Yes the internet is built on FLOSS but I think it is wrong to pass others' work off as your own regardless of who is doing it. From what I can see, all Purism has done is rebranded FLOSS services so "passing others' work off as your own" is precisely what they're doing.

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@jeremiah_
As scathing as this criticism is, other than giving credit to the projects, I'm a big fan of what Purism is doing. If I had the money, I would have been one of the first backers of the Librem 5 and I would have a Purism laptop. Unfortunately, I'm a college student as well as a musician 😆

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Managed hosting is when you own and run a site, but the hosting company does the behind-the-scenes tech stuff like installation and updates.

There's a new indie company called Spacebear offering #PixelFed and #PeerTube managed hosting:

app.spacebear.ee

You can follow them at @tklk

There's also a well-established company called Masto.host offering #Mastodon managed hosting:

masto.host

You can follow them at @mastohost

(Thank you to @Hau for the tip about Spacebear )

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