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Self Hosting Setup - 2023

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You don’t know when an algorithm from a big corporation will end up blacklisting you and removes access to your online accounts. I have read a lot of hacker news threads where big corporations end up disabling access to accounts without any way to contact support.

Though, I’m not currently self-hosting email (and I strongly recommend you not to) for good reasons, it’s a good start to consider hosting the easy things. I own a raspberry pi model 4B which I thankfully got before the pandemic.

Here’s the list of items I self-host:

Things I wish to self-host in future:

If you’ve found any interesting software that I’m missing out on, please let me know.