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So, am I correct in assuming that I can't follow someone on another instance of without giving that instance full access to my account (according to the authorize page).

That seems a bit silly and it was not required with StatusNet. :/

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You can use the "follow person" script in the distribution, too.

Evan Prodromou at 2013-07-25T19:38:14Z

But if you're going to use a remote server as your user interface, you have to give them the option to post the "follow" activity to your own server.

Evan Prodromou at 2013-07-25T19:39:10Z

We don't yet have fine-grained authorization (like "just let this server post 'follow' activities for people on this server", but there's an open issue about it:

Evan Prodromou at 2013-07-25T19:40:19Z

You could also do it easily from one of the desktop clients capable of doing that, like Pumpa and Dianara =)

JanKusanagi at 2015-06-20T23:02:12Z