I'm pretty bummed out about this, I had made a few posts (which went unanswered) a few days before the data loss and I was really hoping to get some discussion out of them.
Space_ could you please regularly post anonymized database dumps? Maybe even just the compressed text. It seems lynxchan has a json rpc (well, they certainly advertise it; I can't seem to find its specifications) that I could write a scraper for, but I'd rather not have to.
Also letsencrypt TLS when?