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submitted 2 months ago by [email protected] to c/[email protected]

How is this possible?

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[-] [email protected] 17 points 2 months ago* (last edited 2 months ago)

As far as I know, Lemmy doesn't allow the deletion of content. https://www.reddit.com/r/privacy/comments/1b6g219/psa_you_cant_delete_photos_uploaded_to_lemmy_so/

You should however be able to overwrite your posts. So when you delete them, change every field to random nonsense.

[-] [email protected] 6 points 2 months ago* (last edited 2 months ago)

I think part of the issue is that you can undo the deletion of your own posts, which is a nice feature to have.

Maybe what we need is:

  • hide: does what "delete" does now
  • delete: with a warning that the action is irreversible

Add in a warning when posting or commenting that hiding/deleting may not federate

[-] [email protected] 4 points 2 months ago

Can you link to an example?

this post was submitted on 15 Mar 2024
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