What is tuxspace.net?

Welcome to Tuxspace!

We are an open community on the Mastodon platform for Linux users, sysadmins; and the like.

Tuxspace follows a couple of key rules for posting content:

  • Respect the privacy of others
  • The distribution of gore and pornography is prohibited

The extended rules / terms of service can be found here.


About

Tuxspace.net is an server running on the Mastodon federated network. Mastodon is a social platform that is not owned by a company or organization, but rather the communities that host them.

Home to 51 users
Who authored 3,225 statuses
Connected to 1,381 other instances

The following guidelines are not a legal document, and final interpretation is up to the administration of Tuxspace; they are here to provide you with an insight into our content moderation policies.

1. The following types of content will be removed from the public timeline, and may result in account suspension and revocation of access to the service:

  • Gore and extremely graphic violence, including artistic depictions
  • Nudity, pornography and sexually explicit content, including artistic depictions
  • Discrimination against gender and sexual minorities, or advocation thereof
  • Racism or advocation of racism
  • Sexism or advocation of sexism
  • Discrimination against gender and sexual minorities, or advocation thereof
  • Xenophobic and/or violent nationalism

2. The following types of content are explicitly disallowed and will result in immediate revocation of access to the service. This content may also be reported to the relevant authorities if deemed appropriate:

  • Sexual depictions of children
  • Content illegal in Germany and/or France, such as holocaust denial or Nazi symbolism
  • Conduct promoting the ideology of National Socialism

4. Any conduct intended to stalk or harass other users, or to impede other users from utilizing the service; or to degrade the performance of the service; or to harass other users; or to incite other users to perform any of the aforementioned actions; is also disallowed; and subject to punishment up to and including revocation of access to the service. This includes, but is not limited to, the following behaviors:

  • Continuing to engage in conversation with a user that has specifically has requested for said engagement with that user to cease and desist may be considered harassment, regardless of platform-specific privacy tools employed.
  • Aggregating, posting, and/or disseminating a person's demographic, personal, or private data without express permission (informally called doxing or dropping dox) may be considered harassment.
  • Inciting users to engage another user in continued interaction or discussion after a user has requested for said engagement with that user to cease and desist (informally called brigading or dogpiling) may be considered harassment.

These provisions notwithstanding, the administration of the service reserves the right to revoke any user's access permissions, at any time, for any reason, except as limited by law.

The site's owner is @octobyte, and may be contacted for questions, reports; other information regarding site rules; Terms of Service; or the Privacy Policy.

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