pidgin purple-facebook install issue

Wade Smart wadesmart at gmail.com
Thu Oct 8 22:54:31 UTC 2015


On Thu, Oct 8, 2015 at 3:12 PM, Colin Law <clanlaw at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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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xUbuntu is used for all ubuntu installs.
Its what Im running on all my computers.

I think its the 64 thing.

Wade
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