don't trust data to be always available.
scrape it. now.
@paul lines is on a DO server. but i will reserve my personal thoughts on preserving forum data to a future email your way.
@tehn This is why I support archive.org. I know it's less reliable than holding it at home, but I think it's a good compromise.
@tehn You have no idea how much scraping I've been doing in the past 6 months. And I totally agree. More people need to understand this. The cloud is not your friend.
@tehn And storage is cheap. Buy at least twice as much as you think you need. And make sure you keep it secure.
@tehn Stuff was deleted so fast during the Capitol rush that I hope we were lucky enough to get the good bits.
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