I know I just moved mastodon servers three months ago, but
unfortunately tenforward.social just wasn't working out for me. I do like Star Trek, but my initial impression
had been that the community would be a little more general interest, and unfortunately the Local Timeline
ended up looking a bit more like a 90's era single-subject forum than I'd like. So, anyhow, I've moved
to hachyderm.io (specifically, to
is a tech-focused instance and where a lot of folks from
mastodon.technology ended up going.
Beyond that, the fact that it was a small instance with a single moderator meant that there were some things I disagreed with (like the total defederation with mastodon.cloud, journa.host, and fosstodon.org)1 and sometimes it just felt like a little more friction than I want in my life right now.
Hopefully this will be my last move for a while and there will not be any more metaposting about Mastodon on here.
In unrelated news, I've been playing with Zola as a static generator to replace Pelican, which this blog uses right now. So maybe, if I can find a few free hours to convert over the minor syntax differences, y'all will get a metapost about that some time soon.