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Ufff... finally End of 2020

Happy Solstice

And what a year it was! There is no point in emphasizing how this year sucked for all of us and how everything seems to be upside down around the world. Let's just focus on positive stuff and enjoy the last days of the year.

We would like to wish you all a great celebrations and a...

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Time to switch some lights off

Switching off Matrix and Diaspora.

Matrix

As you might remember, two years ago we have decided to no longer provide Matrix as a service (Blog post). Reason for that decision, apart from a growing un-addressed privacy concerns, was also the huge server resources needed to operate what is essent...

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Using Nextcloud Deck

Hello Disrooters:

Since I've been using Nextcloud Deck privately for several months now, and most serious bugs have been fixed (there were some problems interacting with the quite new Android app), I think it’s a good moment to give the Community a short overview.


What is Deck?

Nextclou...

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Fire, water and ice

[Sprint 49 - Changement de saison]

What a roller-coaster the last weeks were!

We start from a gigantic fire that has been eating through our server the past two and half weeks. It was all caused by the upgrade of PHP (the backend that powers our Nextcloud service). We knew it was a problematic...

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Nextcloud - performance issues

As you might have noticed our cloud instance is slow and unstable at the moment.We are working together with Nextcloud developers as well as few other instances that are affected by what seems to be a bug, trying to find a root cause.

Hopefully soon we'll have a working fix and everything will go...

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