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Mastodon Timeline

Mastodon Timeline

  • Shows toots from a tag timeline
  • Mastodon instance to pull from and the tag are both configurable
  • No api keys needed, uses only publicly available info from the confgured Mastodon instance

Adding this package to your existing setups

First of all you have to install this package. The easiest way is probably to visit the package gallery, select the package and click on Import package in the top right corner.

Note to Mastodon instance admins

This package uses the user agent info-beamer mastodon poller serial together with a unique seraial number per device, so that you can block these requests if they have adverse effects on your instance.


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Compatible devices

pi-1 pi-2 pi-3 pi-4 pi-5 pi-cm1 pi-cm3 pi-cm4 pi-zero pi-zero-2

Compatible packages

This package can be extended by importing the following packages as well. You can then add the following packages as a child package of Mastodon Timeline to get additional features not included in Mastodon Timeline itself.

Power Saver

Powers down the screen at configurable times. Add to any of your Setups.

Offline support

No This package will not work offline: Needs to fetch remote mastodon content