Tell your radical writing friends: the Fair Australia Prize is OPEN ✊
If you're using ephemetoot, you probably should update:
Version 1.2.0 includes a test mode @ocertat created (thanks Mark) and also now complies with the new(ish) API rate limit of 30 deletions per 30 minutes.
Ahhh I am loving this tune so much. Great grabs from Snatch.
FInally, the public timeline now has a nice page here: https://ausglam.space/public
Which is probably a useful warning about visibility on the public timeline lol.
There is also now (since v2.7.3 I think) a 'Profile Directory'. It's opt-in, which you can do from your homepage when logged in, or from Settings. If you use any hashtag (there's no controlled vocab 😒) you'll appear under that tag. This is designed to help new members find people to follow, which is useful for bigger servers. Currently it's just me:
Related: you actually have always had the ability to send invitations to your GLAM friends, which will bypass this. Go to Settings - Invite People:
More usefully, there's now a setting (which I've turned on) allowing new signups that will go to me for approval. Prior to this I had new signups switched off with a note to email me, to cut down on spam, so this new system is much friendlier because you can just sign up. See the homepage:
@saera hmm don't worry, I was missing some brackets.
@saera since today is "explaining maths" Day can you tell me why 60 modulo 30 isn't zero?
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LOL there are now TWO disendorsed candidates on the Division of Melbourne ballot.
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If we had a Federal ICAC these blokes would be cooked. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/may/09/arson-in-armidale-the-mysterious-tale-hiding-in-plain-sight-this-election
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This whole situation is absurd. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/may/09/child-support-when-we-interview-women-they-cry-and-cry-and-cry
Admin for ausglam.space . Fan of controlled vocabularies, sortition, seizing the means of production, and modern plumbing.
Social media site for Australasian GLAM people.