This release brings a whole set of new features during this alpha phase of the project:
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Ability to post replies
Local-Only visibility for posts
Discoverability toggle for identities
Server defederation (blocking)
Revamped settings system with better validation
ARM64 Docker images (in addition to x64)
In addition, bugfixes have been made to post creation, search, fanout, and more.
You can download images from Docker Hub,
or use the image name
The settings system has changed, and affected some of our environment variable names.
PGUSERand similar are still supported, but a new
TAKAHE_DATABASE_SERVERenv var is now the recommended way to configure - it takes a URI/DSN.
TAKAHE_SENDGRID_API_KEYhave been removed, and replaced with
TAKAHE_EMAIL_SERVER, that takes
TAKAHE_MEDIA_BACKENDnow expects a URI starting with
You can see updated instructions of how to set all of these in Installation.
There is one new database migration - it is backwards-compatible, so apply the migration before you update your webserver and stator deployments.
If you have low traffic, you may now run Stator via periodic fetch of a URL rather than a continuous background process. See Installation for more.