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PSA for Mastodon admins Show more

Jean B. boosted lost all data. this why you need proper backups.

Jean B. boosted

Condolences to the person running (which lost its database). I know that sinking feeling as you realize that something went wrong.

Let it be a serious reminder to everyone to have regular backups.

I've lost an entire VPS to Scaleway once, it wasn't even anything I did, their hardware just failed. Not having backups is living on the edge.