Mastodon isn't sustainable.

Even on what is mostly a single-user instance like mine it uses around 10GB of disk space per month. The database stores 348.389 statuses.

If we want Mastodon to succeed, we have to solve this.

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Scare tactics aside, there is some discussion on GitHub about this and the consensus seems to be that removing remote content after a certain time could work.

But this is a pretty hard problem that can affect all mastodon users and @Gargron himself has said that he needs help figuring out what to do.

github.com/tootsuite/mastodon/

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Smurpspæk Mastodon instance, home of @sluglife and associated cryptids.