pidgin purple-facebook install issue

Colin Law clanlaw at gmail.com
Thu Oct 8 20:12:58 UTC 2015


On 8 October 2015 at 20:28, Wade Smart <wadesmart at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 8, 2015 at 3:23 AM, Colin Law <clanlaw at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 8 October 2015 at 00:53, Wade Smart <wadesmart at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Im trying to install the purple-facebook plugin.
>>>
>>> Im running ubuntu 14.04 x64, Pidgin 2.10.9.
>>>
>>> When trying to install via synaptic it says it will
>>> remove hundreds of files. Ive been going through
>>> the developers site but I cant figure out the problem.
>>>
>>> Has anyone else experienced this or have any suggestions?
>>
>> How are you trying to install it?  What is the name of the package?  I
>> cannot find one called purple-facebook.
>>
>> Colin
>>
>
> Followed these instructions.
>
> https://jgeboski.github.io/#package-repositories

I don't know anything about that particular software, but the table
specifically says xubuntu.  Are you using xubuntu?  Also it doesn't
say whether it is 64 or 32 bit, though I don't know whether that
matters.

Colin



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