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What file types do we don't support that you would like us to add?

Making an official thread to keep on top of this better. Most of these are relatively easy to add.

I'm not quite sure why LynxChan has a filter on these. It maybe easy to start a list of what we don't want.


Here's the current list:

Updated: 6-5-2016

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Lynx Upgrade

We are asking Anon's opinon again. This time about Lynxchan engine.
As you guys probably know, Endchan is running on a modified copy of an older version. We read several posts asking us for an update, so we are curious what advantages Anon sees in the newer ones, what features are better, what are missing now?


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Help Wanted

Our staff looking for help helpers to complement the team.
Join IRC or Discord (links on the home page) and contact us there.
What is needed to be doing? Simply inform us if you come across content which should be deleted.


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EDIT: This is now the /pol/ containment thread

Hi dear site owners,

We have a problem with /pol/. One of our newly appointed mods is apparently the "nigger spammer" who is using Tor to bump old threads. I am suspecting the BO and the mod to be either one and the same person using different VPN mod accounts or BO has hi-jacked the board to crash it by employing his friends or family members.

Right now i was banned for exposing the new mod to be the spammer himself in the board own meta thread. As you may understand /pol/ is a NS board which is targeted by so many groups of people.
While the new mod is creating dozens of "honey pot" threads old popular threads were slid and /pol/ is dying.
The board is dying and I don't know what we suppose to do.
Some posts and threads are deleted, I myself was banned in the meta thread. The mods are creating a chaos and they they use it to ban random people and lock and delete unwanted threads.

The BO himself has developed the tactic to let the mods do the job for him so he keeps his clean image. Once a mod has messed up the board far enough he simply replaces him (likely with the same guy by deleting the old mod account and creating a new one. Ocolette is owning the board for approximately 5 months now and it has become same bs as 8/pol/ were people are getting banned unfairly and for ridiculous reasons.

I have taken screenshots and archived all evidence. I'm ready to upload it if required.
People are now leaving /pol/ in big numbers and I ask you to help to save the board from Ocolette and his moderation.

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block bypass disabled

For testing purposes block bypass is turned off for 24 hours.

We are doing this experiment to strengthen our ban system.
It is very likely that Tor posting will be not available during this period.
Anyone who fell into range ban accidentally, please report in on IRC, Discord or Twitter.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

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PSA: Block bypass has been enabled for some IPs

I found where that spam full of random garbage is coming from. It doesn't have any discernable pattern so we can't use the autoban addon to remove it, but it's all coming from the same /24 range of IPs in Russia so we can just rangeban it. The problem is that Lynxchan currently only does /16 rangebans, which would result in substantial collateral damage. To counter this I'm enabling the block bypass function.

If you are rangebanned, you can use the block bypass function to solve a CAPTCHA and bypass the rangeban. This requires your browser to store a "bypass" cookie. No CAPTCHA will be required to post if your IP has not been subject to a rangeban. Block bypasses last for 24 hours or 50 posts.

I've already asked StephenLynx about adding a second, smaller rangeban level.

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SFW board

As BO, how would I get this SFW tag displayed next to the name on the boards list?

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married but looking real sex eatonville

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As i said, Endchan owners. The dogola guys are posting pedophilia in their board and exposing personal data of some teenagers of other group. They are doing shit in your backyard, you don't need to get in trouble because of them. If you dont care about that kind of stuff, fine. At least i tried to help ya

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Im BO of a coupla of boards but haven't had to lock threads in a while. Have done before but rusty now. I know the thread status is pin, lock, or cycle but how specifically do i get these options to appear on the thread?

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Im BO of a coupla of boards but haven't had to lock threads in a while. Have done before but rusty now. I know the thread status is pin, lock, or cycle but how specifically do i get these options to appear on the thread?

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Is this image true? Are you guys taking over the running of 9chan? If so can I help out?
(I never have or don't own any chans and have some mod experience).

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Backups for Endchan for rainy days

Recently (over the past few years), there's been an alarming trend where tech companies have placed it upon themselves ban, censor, deplatform, etc individuals and websites. The CEO of Mozilla wrote a rather alarming blog post advocating for censoring and deplatforming. Regardless of what you're opinion of that blog is, it is quite concerning. What exactly does Mozilla plan to do?
Who knows, it's not the important part here. What is important is how is Endchan going to prepare against possible censorship, delisting from search results, hosting companies shutting down the server for Endchan?
I know there's Linxchan and IRC. However, I feel that those are temporary solutions to a ever growing problem. I understand that staff is currently stretched to it's limit and everyone here is quite busy. I am curious if the staff of Endchan is discussing the current censorship going on and I am curious what safety nets there are in case Endchan gets targeted for any reason.
My personal input is that it's better to prepare for possible censorship, delisting, etc than to be caught off guard and have Endchan taken down completely.

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How exactly does one create a board here?

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I have a problem with creating threads:
I was in tor mirror and while creating caught messagebox (didn't save it, but it was something like): internal server error - mongodb connection (there was port and url) timeout.
I thot it wasn't create threads and tryed few times, so I spamed a bit.
Can you delete copies and left 1 of it? Or delete all/fix it?

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Endchan Movie Corner

Came up on the apropos of the Christmas Special that we should hold a recurring "movie night", maybe on monthly basis. We just might do that.
The first occasion would be on the 8th of February (probably would be the 9th for Australians). One movie, and maybe two short videos, as an intro and outro, might be related to the movie itself, might not.

Right at this moment, I can't offer a more exact date, for all the timezones it is hard to plan. Was talk about 21:00 PST on the 8th which is 00:00 EST and 16:00 AET on the 9th. However this is too early for Europeans on Sunday. Maybe we could offer two streams with some gap between.
Also no titles yet.

So ideas, suggestions are welcomed.

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youtube embed img and nameLink
>how can i hide it
i would like to just use the [Embed] button as the only way to use embed.
<if 2 yt streams pop up on the same page it musses up and only plays on vid
im just looking for a display: none; font-size: 0px; type of remedy.

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5th Endchan Christmas Special... around the corner!
We will celebrate with a 24 hour long streaming, from 6:00 UTC on the 27th (Sunday), to ~6:00 UTC on the 28th.
We put together a 12 hours long playlist that will repeat, so everyone can watch everything if they want to.

To help calculating when starts what check pic #2 for the playlist. Here's the starting time in several time zones:
Pacific Standard: 10pm on the 26th
Eastern Coast: 1am on the 27th
Central Europe: 7am
Moscow: 9am
Central Indonesia: 2pm
Eastern Australia: 5pm

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Спасидо, +

Интересный пост

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Cheese pizza, spam, and being the Board Owner

I know this thread will probably get little attention. But, for petesakes, can someone do something about the options for moderating tools?
It's really clunky to delete and ban posts. You have to log in, go to your board, go to your front page, scroll all the way down to the post on your board that's breaking the rule, then you have to click Manage Thread and after all is said and done. You have to fill out a captcha to ban the post, then you have to FILL OUT ANOTHER CAPTCHA TO DELETE THE POST!!
To make matters even worse, the spam has been getting worse lately. So, it gets really frustrating to delete multiple spam threads on your board. On top of all this, there are errors when you go to delete a thread the first time. So, it takes twice as long as it normally should to delete threads.
So, if it's not too much of me to ask....Can you please streamline the actions that the BO/mods have to take in order to delete posts?
Like, can you make it so that you can ban&delete specific posts instead of clicking the checkbox of the post and then scrolling all the way down to the bottom of the page, fill out a captcha to delete a post? Is it possible for the BO/volunteer to stay logged in longer than thirty seconds so that way you can ban and then delete a specified post? Finally, when you click the manage thread button, does it have to take you to the dashboard? It's really clunky and time consuming to go back your board front page, find the post and then delete it. It takes ages and it's really tedious.
I know that there are probably reasons as to why the lay out is like it is. I'm just asking if there is a way to streamline banning and deleting posts. It's clunky and tedious, especially now since there's an uptick in board traffic due to the US elections, various refugees from dying chans and various other events going on around the internet.
I think it would be beneficial to the admin and to the various board owners to streamline BO/moderator actions and make it more user friendly.
Thanks for reading my post. I look forward to the replies.

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Endchan volunteers working with 9chan?


What the hell is this Odilitime? Why are you and Endchan getting involved AT ALL with that fat fuck Josh and anything related to 8chan? Don't you remember sunshine? How about the absolute failure of an abomination that was Infinity Next?

Josh is one manipulative motherfucker and being related to him in any way, shape, or form is going not going to end well for you. You realize 9chan exists because he wanted to offload facebook-tier boomers from /pol/ off his precious Kiwifarms that he welcomed in the first place, right? You realize he doxes his own users if they piss him off even a little bit and alienated many of his older users by allowing leaked IP addresses and E-Mails of his users to be hosted on his own fucking website back in 2019?

Josh is never going to start a family. If you seriously think his emotional diatribe blog on his website has any bearing whatsoever, you're blissfully optimistic, and if Endchan is actually taking over 9chan from him, then you're being played. I can give you numerous reasons why.

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This is a public service announcement by the Endchan Scalie Internet Defense Force.
That is all.

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A Problem with a one anon

I have a one problem, this anonymous use a proxy. I try to ban but he come back. I give one ban, two ban, and i have like 15 bans. Admin, ¿You can help me? I pass all day give them a ban, but he come back.

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State Of Administration

It's been a little under a year since I've posted on here, and I'm glad to see that the website not only still exists, but in a functional and maintained state too.

Pretty sure odilitme is still here, but what happened to Snakedude? Haven't seen a post from them in ages, and the FAQ still has them listed as AWOL. Does this mean the website could just die one day if he is still the one in control of bills/management and its just being performed automatically?
Did Balrog retire from the team too?

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2019 christmas special thread

The Fourth in the line. Nice.
Watch list is coming soon.

Add comments, ideas, suggestions.

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Richard Stallman

make u prayer to our Lord Stallman

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Yggdrasil endpoint not working

http://[200:4d21:507a:b19e:7876:7b2b:774:1b77]/ gives me a connection timeout. I don't have this problem with other Yggdrasil sites, so I'm guessing it's not on my end.

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Well now there's a certificate problem. I didn't see a "general problems" thread so feel free to delete this OP when it's resolved.

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What happened to the hidden service?

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What happend to /ashleyj/?

Why is it gone??

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.net domain requests now return:

400 Bad Request
The SSL certificate error

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Tried to claim a board back in april and never got a response. What gives?

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Is 2d loli hentai allowed? Or only suggestive 2d lolis?

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Missing images

Images are fucked:

pic. hopefully unrelated

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Odilitime can you add an option to opt-out of the data collection? I'd be willing to donate instead if you'd stop.

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Hello, people from Endchan. I don't care about this website at all. But i care about dogola retards. They are the scum of brazilian imageboards. A heavy police investigation operation is being set up and I just want to warn you so you don't have to worry afterwards. We have already archived the threads where they made threats to explode the Veja magazine and tried to tie the boy Pascarelli to the crimes they are committing. Regardless of your political position (which I don't care what it is) please delete these boards. Or I will have to forward the link to your website directly to the North American Secret Service. Dogolachan is not targeted by the police because of political opinions, but because they literally influenced two school shootings in Brazil. They also carried out a hacker attack in Cleveland that had a considerable impact in the USA.

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Replacing Rizon

The IRC network called Darkscience is completely Tor-friendly (and has been for 9 years now).
It's even mentioned on Tor's IRC compatibility page:
Wouldn't having the endchan channels better there?
The only con is that it's less than a third of the size of Rizon with fewer servers.

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What's the current file size limit on endchan? It doesn't seem to be 350 MB since I can't seem to upload a 111 MB webm. I keep getting 413 Request Entity Too Large.

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Can you please make your frontend based off a newer lynxchan version? I want this place to get popular but nobody wants to come here because the software is outdated.

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Migrate to LynxChan 2.4

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Endchan Outages

Hello frens,

I know the spotty up-time over February was a bit shit, so I've come to share some details. We've had to change the way the .net site operates and service seems to be solid now. The infrastructure endchan uses didn't change, but some of the underlying hardware did.

From the client perspective, you would have received a TCP reset packet which manifested in your browser as a "connection refused". On the server side, this was caused by intermittent failures with iptables. Semi-randomly traffic wouldn't get redirected and the system responded with a refusal as result. This behavior (or lack of) could be temporarily resolved be restarting the networking stack entirely.

We've reworked the pipeline to remove the dependency on iptables all-together. It's not a true resolution, we believe the root of the issue may be within the implementation of the network stack provided by the virtualization platform.

Sorry about the interruptions, things should be stable now but if you're experiencing issues please let us know.

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We want to ask your input on a matter and with it keep you involved navigating the site since it's a community effort.
As probably you know it, another shooting happened, this time in Halle, Germany, and maybe in the future others will happen. Our question is: should we (as a community, the staff, BOs, volunteers and users) let users repost acquired footage of the acts, or share links to it?
To make it more clear: we didn't, don't and won't assist for committing crimes and helping the attackers, their - or presumably their - posts still won't be tolerated. We are talking about discussing the events and the free flow of information.
If it's possible post your reasoning what should be done.

Thank you!

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Problem with spammer

There's a guy on who keeps making spambot posts like this everyday. Reporting the posts doesn't seem to do much.

Can any moderators help with removing this guy?

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>there isnt a personal css settings tab to test your own custom css for your board
Can this be added?

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Can torposters be banned separately?

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Dude? Dude.

The owner of has configured their website improperly. To protect your information from being stolen, Tor Browser has not connected to this website. uses an invalid security certificate. The certificate expired on March 21, 2019, 9:07 PM. The current time is March 21, 2019, 9:16 PM.

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Заполните форму и мы подберем предложения
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Sergio A. Vianna ultimately gives up on lynxchan

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My man

It only gets better

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A plan for cleaning up board bloat

I've been considering changing the way endchan handles boards. I think it's obvious at this point that completely free board creation and completely soverign BOs doesn't really work; judging from 8chan you just get a massive graveyard of unused boards with none of the independence people were raving about back in 2014. Basically you get redchanit. On the other hand I think it's self-evident that letting users moderate themselves and have input on board creation is a good idea. I want to see what you guys think about it, but here's what I'm thinking of as a broad-strokes plan right now:

>1. Nuke all the zero-post boards so the site looks like less of a ghost town
>2. Start compiling a list of boards to keep
>3. Turn off board creation for normal accounts, set up a process for topic splitting (where there's enough traffic for a topic to justify its own board; think /tg/ splitting off of /b/ in the ancient days of 4chan) and refugees from other sites to get their own boards
>4. Add a "don't be a shit BO or you're getting ejected" clause to the global rules
>5. Delete the small and dead boards that didn't make the list from 2, giving plenty of warning so people can archive their favorite threads

I think that this way we'll get some of the promised benefits that the "redchanit" model was supposed to give imageboards (BOs that actually give a shit, a board list that reflects posting activity) and not the bullshit.


So, what do you guys think? picture unrelated

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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

îáî âñ¸ì
off topic

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I have a some questions:
1. When are we getting mobile posting support like other chans that use the LynxChan engine?
2. How are you managing this influx of users? Users are complaining more about posting not working and the connections errors when posts are not loading.

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greetings, could you add the viewport? tag to the html? is that I have some problems with some devices. Thanks

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Any chance of us getting a .I2P URL to go with the .onion URLs?

I2P is another darknet. Not as popular but has some advantages over Tor.

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YouTube links are fucked up

Consider these two examples: [Embed]"Vs

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Flood detected

Hello, dear admin. Do you understand all the negative consequences of this flood detected shit?

I wondered about it for years, why anyone installs the Vichan engine which is a completely unusable piece of shit primarily for this flood detected reason. There are plenty of Vichan based imageboards, and all their admins continue to torture their visitors for years and think that it's something normal, like nothing is broken, like it's something insignificant. While actually it ruins everything.

Could you please finally clarify this for me?

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Small fixes thead

Hello /operate/. Hope all of you are doing good

Just wanted to ask if a few things were going/could be implemented:

1) I've seen a lot of people make random posts in threads to test how they can post around multiple boards. Since there's already a /test/ board here, I wanted to ask if it could be put in the front page for new users and lurkers to see it

2) Would emoji support be good on this IB?

3) Would it be good it we made this into a general thread for small updates/fixes on End?

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endchan embeds

I think endchan should embed links to endchan vids and pics, rather than having to reupload a whole pic/webm/mp4 the same as youtube links are embedded

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just look at this:

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Posting deletion *Global*

On /zoo/ board all threads deleted. Why? Any explains?

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>I have an idea! Let's go on a killing spree!

Guys. This is exactly what will get Endchan booted off of everything if word gets around. Hello?

>Tor users blocked from making reports
So it ends up here as this needs immediate attention.

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So are you ever going to get the xyz domain back or not?

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August 2019 Migration Thread

please use this thread to report any problems or missing data that's available on

The only thing I'm aware to be missing are custom spoilers.

Also let me know if you have any problems with new or bunker too, since this is all new fresh config.

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Anyone else getting 'flood detected' after one post, even after waiting five minutes?
Tor-fag if relevant.

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This is happening across Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox. Probably other browsers as well.

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Endchan in terrorist watchlist


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Bans don't work

I can't seem to ban anyone. I get some error about how I need to be logged in or put in the password. I was logged in.

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Large jpg and png images won't post on my pol thread. Is there a pixel limit? It looks like 8000x8000 or bigger won't post.

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Emoji support

Is it possible to get an option to enable custom emoji support for boards? Basically just to have a board owner defined list where the text of :emoji_name: gets replaced by a specified image.

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So we have formatting
Like this
And this

But can you implement randomly changing letters/text?

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i have a board running with multiple threads
seems a thread is locked and pinned, when i goto it i get a 404. i cant delete it

please reply load and clear in /qanonresearch general thread


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So this is how 8chan dies?

Based off of Hotwheels recent tweets it looks like 8chan is a dead issue.

Odilitime? Balrog? Any comments?

It would be nice to see what other owner/operators have to say about this epic.

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Clarifying rule 2.

After talking to one of your admins, OdiliTime. They said I should make an operate post concerning rule 2 of the website.

Currently it says:
"2. suggestive audio-visual content of underage children. Loli ok."

Every time I read this I am confused as to what it means, as I know that in most parts of the WWW "loli" typically includes sexually explicit depictions of children; including drawings of a pornographic nature. And not just "cute" drawings of children (of which aren't suggestive in nature)

I was told that "illegal loli"; that which is depictions of children are engaging in sexual acts or presented in a sexual manner are removed.

The wording is poor, and might draw pedos to you platform if they, like me, don't understand the limited definition of "loli" that is used.

I recommend a stricter definition.
The rule should, in my opinion, read something like this... so as to clearly be in accordance of federal law (linked below if you have questions)

"2. suggestive audio-visual content of underage children. SFW loli is ok."

Links to the DOJ, for your reference.

Federal Law:

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A Nanotech/freech says he found a 0day on lynxchan

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Sticky thread in /tech/ inaccessible but still there
This bugger is jammed shut and is still there, does rebuilding the database or whatever fixes this thing? end/pol/ had the same issue before from editing posts as I was told by someone.

Le posted from my Gookphone

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Bug report:
Anyone tried to enable Local Time lately?
Flips mode but doesn't stay.
Doesn't work here or on QanonResearch.
"Thanking you in advance" for the fix

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Hey Odili

could you please add a relative time plugin like

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is anyone using Dashchan? any idea if it's still working with endchan?

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Posting is broken in captacha-enabled boards. I had to disable JS.

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Where are the pedo boards?

Where are they? Why are pedos not allowed?

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>tfw senpai notices you

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Just wanted to give a heads up, several imageboard owners have contacted each other in hopes of creating some type of loose support organization to help each other. Nothing is in stone but I have joined the discussion under the promise they can't control anything on Endchan (no rule changes, no enforcement), I don't want this to be like a cabal of the past.

I want to be open and transparent about this and I assume some of you will have some reservations, so want to loop you into the discussion if you have any early concerns. It's a bit hard to know what membership means but I'll let you know as it's being drafted.

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Hey odilitime, Balrog, and Snakedude(If still around), thanks for working hard to keep Endchan running. It has to be one of the few good imageboards left and you are supporting many hundreds of people by running this website. I and probably many others appreciate your efforts and hope to see more in the future!
I'm actually studying javascript right now. Don't know if you still want more support on the team >>9471, but I'd be willing to help with some of the frontend like animations and the UI

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Fix flags!

Flix fags!

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Why isn't the domain working anymore? I thought endchan was down because I didnt realize I should use now. Either make the .xyz domain work again or else you should at least update the twitter and such with the .net domain.

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Endchan was down?

What the ever living fubar was going on?

Back to the bunker and everything.

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Look at these filenames. Is this something fucky?

What is in those folders server side?

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There is no thread autosage setting.


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tripcode compatibility from 8chan to endchan

is there a compatibility with the 8chan tripcodes and endchans? And is there a way to implement the same effect /sp/ had with gets (red glowing around post number) for designated tripcodes either in the css or otherwise that the BO can implement.?

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It's been very silent despite the migration and I think there's one reason behind it. On Chrome, the reply button does nothing now. New Topic doesn't work either. It's like those buttons are duds. Only in Internet Explorer and I able to post. What exactly is going on?

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Suggestion: "2D" Catalog view

This is something I floated on fullchan a while back.. Perhaps this site might like it.

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Endchan Leaked

I'm not sure if you want to move or disable /pol/, disable the site or do nothing, but some faggot just leaked you to VICE and endchan may come under media spotlight soon.

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Getting back in the game

If you've been paying attention to odili's twitter then you've noticed that we plan to do a "migration." We've sat on our broken database for too damn long and it's preventing the site from crawling out of the hole it's been stuck in since twenty-fucking-seventeen, so we're going to be starting from a clean database and importing stuff on a best-effort basis instead of praying that a hacked-together document extraction script will make everything all better.

You will keep your boards, accounts and banners. These should be the easiest things to dump by hand anyway.

The current plan is that around next week (June 15th) we'll be setting up a "new" instance of lynxchan and keeping the site you're using right now active. This is going to be a recent stable version of lynxchan, so it'll be faster and more stable than what you're using now even before taking into account the DB issues. Stay tuned for further details, but given the amount of archival-grade stuff floating around here I want to avoid the "surprise! that thread you bookmarked is gone" problem if at all possible. There will be advance warning.

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O captain! My captain!
Are you alive?
You don't respond neither to the question >>10405 nor to email about claiming.

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Is there any way to check who's the board owner other than deletetion/ban log?
Was /AM/ given to someone that held it before or is it some new guy e.g. that one comedically challenged moron that kept whining about imaginary /librejp/ invasions and acted like a total know-it-all cunt despite entire board pretty much telling him to fuck off?
/AM/ was doing fine without a BO tbh.

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What? Why?

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Hi there.
Considering that this imageboard is under flow of refugees from - can you please remove restriction for max threads/hour or raise amount of max threads at least for some boards? Thematic, for example or userboards?
We need to create all threads from our old home and this restriction is too hard.

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pedoshit on the overboard

Please get rid of the hebe thread on /librejp/. It breaks global rules im sure.

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thank you to endchan for having >us for this long but unfortunately the site issues have caused >us to seek new pastures. A healthy /sp/ needs a healthy website and unfortunately this site seems to have contracted GRIDs. I know it has been stressful for everyone involved and best wishes for this site moving forward. Thanks again.

As we go on
We remember
All the times we
Had together

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Update LynxChan

Can you guys update LynxChan? It's at v1.9.10 now, and EndChan still runs 1.7.5

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Odili HATS me

Ever since I came to endchan Odili has never given me a kissey. Why does he hate me? Am I too ugly? ;_;

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>try to make thread
>open captcha in new tab
>wrong answer or expired captcha
>20 times in a row
>then "500 server error"

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2018 christmas special thread

Christmas is coming up fast and that means it's time to start picking out material for the Third Annual Endchan Christmas Special. For those of you who missed it last time, every year we stream Christmas movies, Christmas cartoons and whatever random shit we thought would be funny to celebrate the anniversary of the site. Post any cool shit you want to see streamed next month in this thread.

Working list so far:
>How the Grinch Stole Christmas
>He-Man christmas special
>dankey kong country christmas special
>other random christmas cartoons as we find them
>video game TASes that break the game in half
>MostOffensiveVideo Kwanzaa specials

I'm also thinking that we should do some kind of video game event after we run out of stuff to stream, so any ideas on that front (besides Doom of course) would be most welcome.

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Hey do super realistic sex dolls like this count as CP? Also why isn't there a good /d/ or other active sex board on endchan? Am disappointed.

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2nd Birthday

Today Endchan is 2 years old.

Sorry feeling a bit down atm but I wanted to say something to commemorate this event. This isn't quite what I'd normally write for an event like this but it'll do. I had actually considered using this landmark to officially quit but I just can't. I love this community too much to put them in someone else's hands. I've put too much work in and fought too many battles to call it quits now. But it's been really hard being the only active admin, doing all the sysadmin and coding. This really is a labor of love.

- We've had success with am, ggrevolt, tech, pol, librejp, news and sp
- We've had our domains taken away and we've gotten our main back
- Several attacks and we're still standing
- We've implemented a lot of features

- We've made mistakes and hopefully we've proved that we've learned from them.
- Running a site like this is a never ending job that can feel thankless especially when dealing with haters
- Our HTML/CSS could use improvement. It says something that each of our major boards override the default CSS.

- We're planning to upgrade to LynxChan 1.9 in January

Special thanks to the few active globals we have.

Here's to 2 more years!

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how to fix this? those should be below a thread, not in it.

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>Internal server error. R9K prevented your message from being posted.

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when do you plan on fixing this. 2020?

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60 second post cooldown flood error

plz remove
k thx

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why endchan registers akamai namecheap and

why you use (((let's encrap))) certificates can be MITM'd

endchan is kikes you are soaked in piss and you stink

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>TOR v3:Coming Soon

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These are starting to happen again.

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connections closed and ranged requests

There's an old unresolved problem with the onion frontend (at least): when downloading large files the server closes the connection after 10MB or so have been transferred, leaving the file truncated.

For certain kinds of files it's possible to workaround this bug by resuming the download at the position it was interrupted. The connection will get closed again after another 10MB or so. Repeat until the file is complete.

However, for fuck knows what reason, StephenLynx decided to use a whitelist for mime types allowed to be requested in ranges, so that workaround doesn't always work. He came to his senses at some point and dropped that nonsense, but Endchan still uses the whitelist.

So 2 issues:
1. The server closes connections after a few MB.
2. Remove the whitelist in src/be/engine/gridFsHandler.js.

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Vox Populi, Vox Dei

The issue of the Russian ban of Endchan was discussed on the affected boards: /rus/, /librejp/ and /kc/.
Basically all comments expressed the same: every Russian censor "kann mich im Arsche lecken!" So noone cares whatever the Roskomnadzor do and Russian posters should learn how to bypass their shit.

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>onion addresses haven't been working for a day or more
>.xyz and .net randomly gave and still give 500 errors
>site is wholly inaccessible for several hours at a time
>twitter says nothing except "works great now"
At some point you have to wonder whether to pull the plug on a website that can't be accessed for more than half the time.

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Spam Alert Thread

Spam Alert Thread

I'm starting a thread here for anons to report spam on their boards or boards they use.

Please report abuse and any CP. We need to make sure endchan doesn't end up another abused shithole.

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The great Endchan reconstruction has now officially begun.

We're now in the middle of our 3rd year. We're still one admin down, Balrog has also been extremely busy and while I've tried to be responsive, I've been less and less. So basically we've been 2 half admins of the 3 we're supposed to have. And after some discussion with Balrog, we think we've made an error; We never trusted any one with any power. We never took any chances growing our site. And I think for this site to continue, we're going to need to take some chances and recruit some fresh blood.

We want to build a team of passionate community members to improve the site.

We're looking for:

- Javascript Developers
- HTML developers
- Linux (Devuan-based) system admins with experience with pm2, node and mongo
- Janitors
- Creators (artists, designers, memes, music, videos, etc)
- Community builders

Why you should apply:
- perserve Endchan
- improve our community and site
- learn something

How you apply:

We all need to get to know one another. Some sort of chat is probably best. I'm thinking our IRC room is the most accessible and least bothersome. So for now it's the #endchan room on Rizon (, links on the top bar).

We understand we're probably going to make mistakes but like stated we're going to need to take risks to take us to the next level to ensure Endchan is going to be an institution. We plan to watch new recruits like a hawk and take action as quickly as we can. I think the worst that can happen is that we lose all the content, so I'm going to be working on a new backup system.

Please reply with your comments, questions, feedback and I hope to see some new nicks in the IRC room.

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NON-javascript users poll

Spent some time looking non-animated thumbnails for GIFs.

I need to know the following
NON-JS users: do you prefer animated GIFs thumbs or static thumbs?

The only way I can make it configureable for NON-JS would to be to require a log in for setting storage and I don't think any one wants to have to log in to get their settings. Also let me know if I'm wrong on that too.

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Recent downtime

The recent downtime allowed us to be even faster:

Node Name IPv4 address Download Speed
CacheFly 191MB/s
Linode, Tokyo, JP 8.51MB/s
Linode, Singapore, SG 4.60MB/s
Linode, London, UK 89.3MB/s
Linode, Frankfurt, DE 57.6MB/s
Linode, Fremont, CA 9.18MB/s
Softlayer, Dallas, TX 13.6MB/s
Softlayer, Seattle, WA 13.2MB/s
Softlayer, Frankfurt, DE 72.0MB/s
Softlayer, Singapore, SG 5.40MB/s
Softlayer, HongKong, CN 3.78MB/s

That's MegaBytes (times 8 for megabits, most home connections are measured in bits). So enjoy the new bandwidth speeds.

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the sites beyond broken at this point.
>500 errors constantly
>refresh bug where the counter for auto update just stops working
>you cannot connect to make your post errors
>flood detection triggered when its not a flood
>on some page loads the page will show up as a garbled mess of some sort, sometimes with two quick reply boxes
>unannounced downtime of mutiple hours over and over again
if your not gonna fix this shit you might as well shut endchan down this place has become barely usable at this point. if your going to fix the site there needs to be some sort of timetable even a rough one. i get that running the site isnt easy, but theres no fucking point if it dosent work.

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Are proxies banned here now? I can't post via my vpn.
I really really don't want to go back to 8chan and Mewch is nice but has no board creation.
My vpn is betternet.

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Arguments For The Deletion of /pol/ and /news/

"Here we go again", one might say in their mind as they read the title of this post, reflecting on the many threads of the past that attempted the same task of eradicating /pol/, but I am confident in my ability to fight for my side. In many other imageboards, one can observe the influence of /pol/ and other politically oriented boards on the other boards of the website where content which is questionable by those who frequent /pol/ is posted. It is because of /pol/ that 4chan and 8chan gained coverage on many news websites and television channels as "alt-right" and "neo-nazi" websites with Pepe, a once harmless memetic being, turned into their mascot of hatred and deceit. Similar to the furfags of the past and present, they claim to be under attack and oppressed when presented with that which does not exist within their polticial beliefs, and calls anyone who refutes their points with facts and logical arguments as "shills" and "trolls". The world today is significantly different than the world of the past, and their attempts to bring forth an archaic and failed ideology to seize the present is a most futile attempt that only serves to represent their pathetic nature and blindness. As a quick recap, the points I have defined above shall be outlined here:

1)Those who frequent /pol/ often fail to assimilate within the cultures of other boards and apply their beliefs to places where they need not be present.
2)/pol/ has resulted in the influx of malicious users to 4chan and 8chan due to their actions being documented by the media.
3)Claim oppression when presented with ideas and facts that contradict their own.
4)Refer to those that present differing facts or argumentative refutations as "kikes" instead of dissecting and countering the argument if counterable.
5)Attempts to bring forth an archaic and hateful ideology that serves as a means separate different peoples and initiate war and conflict.

Like all logical and sound arguments, these points will not be easily counteracted, and when read by the odilitime, shall result in the deletion of /pol/ by their discretion.

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uptime drama continues

On June 28th, our hosting company started to migrate us to their Switzerland datacenter without notice, they estimated 5 days of downtime.
On June 29th, we were given some options. We could either stay down until monday and then moving everything ourselves over or wait a few couples and they would just copy what we have but we'd be given a new IP.
I opted for the few hours of down time, since we can change IPs quickly.
Late on the 29th, I asked how it was going, didn't get a response until the 30th that things were slow.
Late on the 30th, I asked about status, got an update on the 1st that the copy was done.
I was told we were back online but we weren't. I had to wait until late July 1st to get this resolved with their support.
Also the new server is a bit slow because they're still moving sites over to it.

At least we won't have the billing transfer issues on the 5th like we used to. Hopefully things will stay stable after all this nonsense.

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Things have been shit on the temporary servers we had to move to due to the lack of donations.
Sybil LTD ( ) has come to our rescue and offered us bigger VPS for free.

We've decided to simplify things and consolidate. We just finished this migration today, we had been working on it for a couple weeks now. We are now hosted in the EU on 4 core, 2.1ghz, 4gb of ram, 500gb SSD VPS

We now have a simpler config:
- no encrypted drives which means no need to wait for an admin to type in passwords for things to start automatically
- should have less power problems than our previous temporary servers
- no more frontend/backend servers, we now have one server and one server alone. This means:
- no more 5th of the month, bill isn't paid west frontend goes down
- no more Communication with Backend has gone down

We have removed i2p and eu access. We traded the EU VPS for this bigger one to run the entire site. Additionally, we're going to start forcing HTTPS. Also we're moving to block open proxies and botnets from posting.

We'll be upgrading LynxChan next.

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Why am I having severe problems posting on certain boards like /news/ now? See pics. My threads no longer go through.

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bot problem

There are several bots spamming the shit out of random boards (like /test/) again with dick pictures, among other pics. Should the board owner or main site administration enforce global CAPTCHA for a while? I would not mind as long as it keeps the bots away.

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Dear Odilitime,

Some jerk just set up a bot on /meme/ and the bot keeps uploading disgusting pictures. This effects the whole image section on the front page. We would like endchan to block these kind of malicious bots, could you please enforce the CAPTCHA for all posts? This would stop this bot in its tracks.

Thank you.

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Please Help!

Odilitime, I have been having problems with this site since the last 12 hours.

First off, when I tried accessing this site in the morning I got the "502 Bad Gateway nginx" error.

Later on, I was able to access this site. Now my replies are not loading correctly and it seems I can no longer load images or media files either.

This leaves me in a massive rut! When I reply I get the "connection failed" popup, but eventually the reply will show up, if I am lucky. If I try to send another reply it freezes but will post double or triple replies, depending on the number of attempts.


Proof, see image here:

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/tech/ thread restoration/archive?

There's a thread that had some useful information for something I'm working on but it has apparently vanished. Strangely, the thread is not in the logs as having been deleted, so did it just fall off due to being really old? It is my fault for not archiving, but I only just came across it about a week ago. Going through the logs it looks like /tech/ cleaned a bunch of shit on June 26, but this particular thread isn't listed anywhere as having been purged.

Requesting backup or archive if possible. Thanks very much.

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The globalists are shutting down Tor access to endchan on PURPOSE! The globalists are scum!

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I had a development server breached that I had an old development copy of the Endchan database (without media).

All users are advised to change their passwords ASAP.

Development server was breached used an redis/ssh exploit. Redis was installed and usually ran as a user but recently doing some development work, I accidentally started it up as root to look something up and left it running. Redis then can write to your ssh keys and insert unwanted keys and allow root access. All files in /root and /home were removed and a note was left:

>Hi, please view here: for information on how to obtain your files!

Luckily I have bandwidth logs on that box and I can see there was nothing transferred out of the box. So my guess is they just deleted the files. The nature in which they left the machine leads me to believe this was an automated attack (plenty of other meaningful data directories were left alone).

The copy of Endchan's data is left untouched on this development server. However the dump that was used to transfer the copy was still likely in the /root directory that was deleted. I will get the date of the data copy as soon as I can do some data recovery on that machine, I estimated the copy to be an early 2016 Q2 dump. This server is now offline.

At Endchan, we want to be as transparent as we possibly can and even though we do not believe anything was leaked, we cannot rule out nothing happen with 100%. And even if we could be certain that nothing was at risk, we still want to report anything of this nature to our users.

I fucked up, I'm sorry for any troubles this may and has caused any of you.

Please let us know any questions you may have.

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I messed up during the migration. While waiting for the final database copy, I thought I'd upgrade/patch some servers, unfortunately I upgraded the box I was copying from. And I rebooted it without thinking about it. Now I manage around 20 servers that run hundreds of containers, so keeping track of everything isn't as easy as if I just had a couple. Also in my day job I get paid to professional move websites all the time. I make good money doing it, so I'm not a complete newb but I have no accounting for how I made such egregious error. I had a plan and just made a mistake.

Last year when we got the dedicated server, we built state of the art encryption into it. To the normal internet it looks like a website (unlike anything like Endchan) but with a special certificate our frontend server have, it runs the Endchan site. We split the drive into 3 sections, the camouflage (fake site / web server and relay), the app (lynxchan, megud, other site utilities), and the database. Then we encrypted the app and data drives. I held the keys to app, and Balrog the keys to data. We did have the foresight to give a back up of these password to other people just incase one of us got hit by a bus. Well Balrog and his backup StephenLynx both failed to find the correct password from a year ago.

So the two events combined means we can't access the latest copy of the Endchan data. So where does that leave us, well we had a full copy from 4/19 that we were syncing with the live data during the migration time. When it stop copying, it left the database in an inconsistent state. The mongo repair tool has done a great job recovering what you see;

we have most of posts but are missing a lot of database files (a great example of why you never store images in a database; we should only be missing the new files from last week on).

I fucked up, Balrog fucked up, and StephenLynx doesn't even remember us giving him the password. If just one of 4 events had gone another direction, we would not have been here.

I proposed throwing in the towel. My recent battles with pedospammers has not been fun but Balrog put it well: "we're still one of the only imageboards worth a damn and people need us goddamn it"

I considering just running the board with no content, even thought about switch imageboard software. Balrog said we should take it to a vote and let you guys decide. But to be honest we recovered more than I was expecting and the lynxchan repair process (rebuilding HTML files) is still running (going to take a long time on these older servers).

To be clear why we migrated, our donations levels were so low, we could no longer afford that server. Our previous server was awesome, a full year of uptime (Another reason why we never needed these passwords because the machine never went down).

In retrospect our set up was probably more complex than needed but it was just an attempt to help secure you're guys data the best we could. Our new drives are no longer encrypted.

Another chapter in Endchan long lists of fuck ups but we're here and can't say we did try to do our best. (Why is there two new topic buttons...)

EDIT: fix more grammar errors. Damn I was tired last night.

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I love how this website goes down several times every day.
"Communication between the frontend and lynxchan has failed".

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Do something about the pedos on this board

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/kc/ is reporting in with error reports.
Some images don't show up after posting them, their links give blank pages.
Too many (you)s in references. They are everywhere where they shouldn't be and sometimes not there where they should.
I get "Connection Failed" popups every now and then. First I thought at only uploads of images - in this case sometimes post does happen but without the content - but today I got one for a text only post.

That's it for now.

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erp general

fuck im horny dude get in here and fuck me

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Why did you give the /sp/ mod special site privileges? That seems like a bad practice to hand out special favors. If you're going to give admin powers to the /sp/ BO then you should be giving them to the /pol/ BO as well.

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>make a fresh email so I can make a board here
>use said email when making a board
>email gets spammed with Junk mail and phishing months later

Why did you sell my data Endchan?

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can something be done about /news/? it used to be a real news outlet, now it's a fucking alt-right shitspouting extension of /pol/ and these "news" are on the front page

not everyone has right wing beliefs and /news/ being the way it is on the front page is as good as admitting the admins are /pol/cucks

either change the moderation and remove biased posts or remove it from the frontpage

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Greets, Odilitime. Our Meta thread over at >>>/pol/ crapped itself again (404 bug). Wasn't from an edit this time. Deleted my own post because I wanted to say more without double-posting.

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> is offline at registrar citing abuse.
>We're working to locate and remove the content and try to get this domain back.
>All other domains and tor remain fine.
.net down
.org down

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some threads 404, how to fix them? some are even on the front page and still 404

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I request you add a user settings page for endchan

Oi, why is there no image hover?
Why does pic related happen?
Why is there no user settings page?
Why do you add such great features like >350mb files but then keep the site so barebones?

Developers of endchan, I implore you to add a user settings page. Much like 4chan and 8chan.

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Why was I banned?

Like what?

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which one of you motherfuckers changed the /AM/ mp3/pdf logo image from the happy anime girl with the box to the "cheap viagra online"?