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Moved my account from @ctonysem. Now all of my accounts on were moved to the server which I manage by myself.

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@suguru @ctonysem

If you have a post on this, how you did this, problems, etc and thoughts I am happy to share as it may help others.

@DCGLUG @ctonysem

Basically I just followed the official manual to start my instance:

- docs.joinmastodon.org/admin/pr
- docs.joinmastodon.org/admin/in

You can set up the server itself quite easily. Maybe a tricky part is to find a reliable SMTP server and set up an usable email address, which is required to verify your account etc.

As I have used a mail hosting by infomaniak.com fortunately, I created a mail address there this time too.

@suguru @ctonysem congratulations! I'm envious of you. Also that's a great domain name 🙂

@tompurl @ctonysem

Thanks! I wanted `progressive.dev` obviously, which has been already taken of course 🙄

In fact you can start your instance by following this guide: docs.joinmastodon.org/admin/in

Setting up the usable email address is maybe the most difficult task here 😂

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