Bug 735537 - Facebook plugin doesn't updates or sends messages
Summary: Facebook plugin doesn't updates or sends messages
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gwibber
Version: 15
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tom "spot" Callaway
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 795601 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-09-03 09:18 UTC by Nikolai Maziashvili
Modified: 2012-03-01 09:37 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Clone Of:
: 795601 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2012-03-01 09:27:38 UTC

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Description Nikolai Maziashvili 2011-09-03 09:18:08 UTC
Description of problem:
Facebook account is created, at least it seems that it is successfully created. But feeds doesn't get updated and messages sent do not how up.
If i press on Facebook icon to see only Fb feeds Gwibber presents me with empty list.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Gwibber v 3.1.0, release 2.fc15

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. set up Fb account and try to post message.
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ankur Sinha (FranciscoD) 2011-12-29 18:51:14 UTC
Same here. Just set up facebook. Nothing on refresh. :/


Comment 2 Agustin Ferrario 2012-02-21 03:17:42 UTC
The problem is in the ferdora-gwibber application on facebook wich is not allowed to read the timeline. Problem is solved when lines 11 to 14 are commented from gwibber/microblog/plugins/facebook/__init__.py and the gwibber fb application is used instead.

Comment 3 Tom "spot" Callaway 2012-02-21 15:41:01 UTC
I don't think Agustin is right here. I think the issue has to do with when people auth to facebook, along with a bug where the scope wasn't being properly set in the client.

I'm building a new gwibber for f15 and f16 right now that I've confirmed works for me. I would appreciate it if people having this issue could:

1) Update to gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc15 or gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc16
2) Reauthenticate to facebook. The easiest way to do this is to go into Edit->Accounts, then delete the facebook account and re-add it.

At this point, you should see the facebook posts in the gwibber main window and be able to post updates.

Comment 4 Tom "spot" Callaway 2012-02-21 15:41:21 UTC
*** Bug 795601 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-02-21 15:58:56 UTC
gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-02-21 15:59:04 UTC
gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.

Comment 7 Agustin Ferrario 2012-02-21 17:40:19 UTC
I tested your package and it works just fine. Thanks!

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2012-02-22 01:55:22 UTC
Package gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc15:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 15 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc15'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2012-03-01 09:27:38 UTC
gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2012-03-01 09:37:14 UTC
gwibber-3.1.0-3.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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