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=StatusNet for JoCo Cruise Crazy 2=
 
=StatusNet for JoCo Cruise Crazy 2=
 
[http://status.net/wiki/Main_Page StatusNet] is an Open Source project to create a Twitter like service.  There is a fan initiative to investigate it's suitability for onboard communication.
 
[http://status.net/wiki/Main_Page StatusNet] is an Open Source project to create a Twitter like service.  There is a fan initiative to investigate it's suitability for onboard communication.
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==Proof of Concept==
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There is a proof of concept server located at https://grimstatusnet.dyndns.org/statusnet/.  Access is by web, iPhone app, Android app, or [http://status.net/wiki/Client desktop app].
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===Issues===
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A list of known issues with the current proof of concept server.
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* Error reported during account creation
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** Likely due to incorrect configuration of sendmail
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** Should just disable email validation
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* As of July 2010, native Twitter app doesn't work with StatusNet.  Authentication in the app is hardcoded to official Twitter site.
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===Improvements===
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* Disable attachments
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* Disable location services
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** We're gonna be [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7yfISlGLNU on a boat.]
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* Disable OpenID
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* Install PHP bytecode accelerator
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** [http://pecl.php.net/package/APC APC] appears to be the defacto standard
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* Disable URL shorteners
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** Look into disabling URLs
  
 
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Revision as of 04:32, 3 May 2011

StatusNet for JoCo Cruise Crazy 2

StatusNet is an Open Source project to create a Twitter like service. There is a fan initiative to investigate it's suitability for onboard communication.

Proof of Concept

There is a proof of concept server located at https://grimstatusnet.dyndns.org/statusnet/. Access is by web, iPhone app, Android app, or desktop app.

Issues

A list of known issues with the current proof of concept server.

  • Error reported during account creation
    • Likely due to incorrect configuration of sendmail
    • Should just disable email validation
  • As of July 2010, native Twitter app doesn't work with StatusNet. Authentication in the app is hardcoded to official Twitter site.

Improvements

  • Disable attachments
  • Disable location services
  • Disable OpenID
  • Install PHP bytecode accelerator
    • APC appears to be the defacto standard
  • Disable URL shorteners
    • Look into disabling URLs

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