Discord's "How Discord stores billions of messages" leaves out details

rooty arpspoof at protonmail.com
Thu Jul 4 13:36:10 PDT 2019

HI Ryan -


Regard rooty

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On Jul 4, 2019, 9:22 AM, Ryan Carboni wrote:

> The blog post mentions race conditions, setting author_id to 0 for deleted messages (???), and a public discord server that deleted millions of messages which would be reloaded every time the channel loads.
> I guess they don't set channel_id to 0 either. Strange access control function.
> I may as well say it, certain law enforcement interfaces for social media sites use pre-designed features for shadowbanning. Snowden's documents are shit.
> Sent with [ProtonMail](https://protonmail.com) Secure Email.
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