RAILS_ENV=production live/bin/tootctl media remove
/home/mastodon/live/vendor/bundle/ruby/2.5.0/gems/redis-4.1.0/lib/redis/client.rb:124:in `call': NOAUTH Authentication required. (Redis::CommandError)
There is a password configured in .env.production for #Mastodon, but apparently this doesn't work for some unknown reasons. Yet the still fills up more and more...
... but it just removes very few files:
Removed 1248 media attachments (approx. 585 MB)
Currently on mastodon.acc.sunet.se:
@maswan - hmmm, ok, so #Mastodon is more of a disk space hog than Frienidca.
My Mastodon has about 43 users and consumes about 40 GB media attachments.
My Friendica has about 1000 users and 9 GB media storage.
I do still have the feeling that Mastodon doesn't delete all the media files when being told so by invoking tootctl media remove...
@ij Haven't really looked at it since the filesystem is just half full, and it'd be easy to add more space if needed.
@maswan - yeah, adding more disk space isn't an issue here as well, but how much disk space will it need when you have a really large instance like 10.000 users?
Yeah, we'll see when that happens. I have a feeling that a fair bit of the size is age and not number of users related too. But no proper data to back it up.
@markusblogde - thx! So it seems that the disk usage is quite normal...
normal but not efficient 😉
@markusblogde - exactly. As already mentioned my much larger Friendica installation is using far less disk space.
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