So over the next few days I'm planning to downsize the server to something that's more reasonable to fund from my own pocket. There might be some downtime, and things might be a little slower, but should still be adequate for the demand we are seeing now.
I will also be open to offers for taking over the platform ownership, I'm less invested these days, and I have little time to invest in developing or promoting the platform. There will be some technical and ethical requirements that will need to be satisfied for someone else to take over, and notice will be given to users in advanced of any changes in ownership to allow users to migrate / delete account data if they wish.
If you or know someone that would be interested in taking over ABDL.link then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
This will involve taking over the the domain (and costs), migrating the application, DB, and storage to your own server, and then dealing with any technical / operational issues going forward.
Would be good if people could share this on other sites, thinking ABDL Reddit and Twitter. Thanks!
Over the last week we have been speaking with @Pikachu who is potentially interested in taking over ABDL.link. She has been a user for a long time, and we have discussed many of the technical, community, policy and legal aspects of taking this on.
While nothing is official yet, we want to introduce and open up the discussion to everyone about them potentially taking this on.
Hello @Pikachu, and everyone please ask away..
@tsa @support Software wise I do have some ideas even with hardware involved (not just servers). There are a couple of projects I am working on together with a partner. The underlying software would be moved to be a more high available platform as well. Though for now I would most likely keep it similar to the current software since there are a lot of components that need to be moved. I am of cause open for any ideas you or anyone else has, on software or hardware :)
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