I wrote a script to find out from which instances the accounts I'm following are and of which platform types these instances are. It uses the list you can export from the Mastodon settings. Platform detection is ugly and probably buggy but I don't know how to do better, if you have any tipps let me know. Also, there are way more platforms I should include!
@dansup I was looking for something like that I think but didn't know how to search for it. Will have a look into NodeInfo, thanks!
@tofuwabohu example.org/.well-known/nodeinfo should contain the uri of the nodeinfo endpoint if supported. I know pixelfed, pleroma and mastodon support it.
@dansup I checked some instances and found about 15 which don't have the /.well-known/nodeinfo dir, unfortunately. But I'll include it anyways and use the old way as a fallback
All masto except pirati.cc (gnusocial but falsely detected as friendica)
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