Did you know? We have a blog where we write about LibreOffice and free software events, chat with contributors, post news and job offers, and much more: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/
To the person who just sent us a substantial donation of $60 - thank you so much. It's people like you and our Patron who help to keep the lights on at Fosstodon HQ.
Goddam, we love our members!
If you want to help support Fosstodon, you can do so here: https://hub.fosstodon.org/support-us
We just made our first donation to an open source project. Thanks to our Patrons, we were able to send $150 to Mastodon!
Read more about it here:
We just posted our first poll for project donations on Patreon where one of the projects listed will get a $150 donation from us!
If you're interested in getting having a say on where the donation will go, you can sign up to become a Patron using the link below.
HUGE thanks to all of our current Patrons, we wouldn't be able to do this awesome stuff without you guys!
It's been a day and we really haven't had many recommendations as to where you want us to make our fist donation. C'mon guys, this is your chance ot have your say!
We've just updated the funding usage page on the #Fosstodon hub. We're now at 6 months of funding, so we should be able to start donating to other projects within the next couple of months.
MASSIVE thanks to everyone who contributes to Fosstodon! If you want to contribute, take a look at our Patreon page - https://patreon.com/fosstodon
Are you new to #Fosstodon? If so, welcome! If you're still finding your feet here, we just published a post on the hub; "Five things to do after joining Fosstodon" which may help you get started here.
@fosstodon hey, I'm on Ubuntu 18, I need to re-install, and so I need to back up my files. only problem is, EVERY time I run a backup I accidentally include something that will cause me bizarre and subtle problems when I restore from it. do you have tips for a power luser?
We're pleased to announce the launch of our new KeyBase Team for our #Patrons.
If you're an active Fosstodon Patron, make sure you get in touch so we can add you to the team!
Just a reminder folks: we've now got our community hub up and running. It's got a community blog, our CoC, details on how to support Fosstodon, details about our team, and more.
Support us: https://hub.fosstodon.org/support-us
Also, if you want to know how we're using your kind donations, details can are here:
Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.