Debian update corrupted MariaDB database on Amazon Lightsail

A recent Debian update corrupted 2 MariaDB databases on Amazon Lightsail servers. I run SolydK as my desktop operating system. SolydK is based on Debian Linux and KDE. I recently moved all my Amazon Lightsail WordPress servers to Debian. Once setup – things ran smoothly – until an update last night.

diaspora* the Facebook alternative no one seems to want to use

Everyone complains about Facebook constantly. They claim to want an alternative service. Yet when it is pointed out that such a service has existed since 2010 they don’t move to it. That Facebook alternative is diaspora*.