Connecting OVH Public Cloud VLAN to Dedicated Server

I couldn’t find any tutorial that explained how to connect a Dedicated Server to a Public Cloud VLAN on OVH and even support couldn’t help a lot with the specific software configuration. After several trial and errors and putting together bits and pieces from information found online, I finally got it to work. So, if you have a VRACK with … Read More

Cookie Consent

As I was starting to look into GDPR, I went back to the basics, cookie consent. It really annoys me to see the cookie consent notices whenever I enter a website. As such, I decided to forego some cool to have Analytics and other tools to make Masto.host cookie free. There is one exception, when you click Buy Now you … Read More

Masto.host Year One

When I started Masto.host I was thinking that I could help a couple of people, learn a bit more about sys-admin and just have fun with it as a side project. One year later, Masto.host has become something else, it is almost a part time project and it has been requiring a lot of my time. It was fun to … Read More

Mastodon PgBouncer Guide

I did some changes to the initial commit by Nolan to the documentation of Mastodon PgBouncer Guide. As my pull request is still waiting to be approved, I leave it also here because I had some trouble to get it to work with the instructions that were initially shared. Installing PgBouncer On Ubuntu/Debian: sudo apt install pgbouncer Then: nano /etc/default/pgbouncer … Read More

New website

I finally managed to get around and do a better website for Masto.host. As all things with Masto.host it is still a work in progress but I think it looks much better. Also, the old website was just an HTML theme I found online and that I adapted to the service I wanted to offer but without any experience on … Read More