He concluded: "I plan to post a short message soon. Thanks for your support; this definitely should have been done with more transparency and more community input. I'll take some time to consider how to move forward and if it's feasible".
@marsxyz IMO it's a non issue. That's why I decided yesterday to first contact the bot owner before taking any action.
The bot owner stopped his research for now & will try contacting the community.
(IMO a topology/research of the fediverse network would be an AWESOME research.)