My #mastodon instance upgrade script is finally getting to the point where it reliably upgrades without manual intervention. Whew!
In order to be verified you have to be put on their list. By hand. And they explicitly don't want to bother with small instances. So, ah, yeah #keybase, f u too.
Being uninterested in the long tail of independent sites says to me that they don't really share my values on what makes federation interesting.
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