Mastodon account, good server?

Juergen M. Bruckner juergen at
Sat Dec 3 21:01:17 CET 2022

Hello to all,

Am 03.12.22 um 14:55 schrieb Henning Follmann:
> On Sat, Dec 03, 2022 at 11:48:34AM +1030, Andrew Savchenko via Gnupg-users wrote:
>> On 02/12/2022 17:57, Juergen M. Bruckner via Gnupg-users wrote:
>>> What do you think about hosting your own Mastodon instance under the domain Then it would be under full control.
>>> And there would certainly be no problems with blocked instances and so on.
>> The idea is good. But is there a desire, time and server capacity to support self-hosted installation?
> Well, in general I might volunteer some resources. However I work mostly on
> the AWS cloud here in the US. I heard some resentments against the instance
> being located in the US.
> I also registered and I m donating this to the effort and
> promise to keep the registration current.
> There would also be the question who controls/feeds the "official" account.
> -H
I generally host at Contabo [1], a German provider. If desired, I would 
offer to provide you with a VPS instance and fully cover these costs for 
the first year. If after that (or in general) someone wants to 
contribute to the costs, we will definitely find a solution that is 
acceptable to everyone.

And I think Henning's offer about the domain is very 
suitable for this project.

In my view, someone from the GnuPG core team should be in control of the 

Any other opinions and suggestions?

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