How to use the same Scuttlebutt identity on multiple computers

by Volker Weber

Offically Scuttlebutt doesn’t support posting from the same identity on multiple computers (as of Dec 2017). Unofficially, it’s easy but requires a little bit of care. In practice this means never run the Scuttlebutt client on two computers at the same time. The gotcha is that if you post from both computers before the changes of one have had a chance to replicate to the second via scuttlebutt one or both of your feeds will get screwed up and you won’t see some of your own posts ever again.

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And exactly this is why stuff like Scuttlebutt never takes off.

Thomas Cloer, 2018-05-05

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