The diaspora* blog

official announcements

As announced, a new minor release is now released. Over the past three months, we have managed to collect 113 commits made by 3 contributors for this minor release.

A huge thanks to all the contributors from diaspora*'s amazing community! If you want to help make diaspora* even better, please check out our getting started guide. Please see the changelog for a complete list of changes made in this release.

Notable Changes

  • We updated the recommended Ruby version to 2.7. If you followed our installation guides, run rvm install 2.7 to install it!
  • We updated to bundler 2 and rails 6.1.
  • Switched to sassc-rails which makes assets:precompile a lot faster.
  • HTML notification emails now contain the correctly formatted posts and comments.

Updating

For podmins, update instructions are available as usual in the wiki. For those of you who have been testing the release candidate, run git checkout master before the update to get back to the stable release branch.

If you are a user not running your own pod, there is nothing you need to do!