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Old 08-05-2009, 08:59 AM   #1
markomarko
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Unhappy pidgin facebook problem


i have pidgin 2.5.8
from http://code.google.com/p/pidgin-face...downloads/list i downloaded pidgin-facebookchat-1.60.tar.bz2 and installed it, but this plugin doesnt appear in plugin list...
i copied files from archive in /usr directory and also in home/user/.purple/plugins directory, and still nothing...
and in "new account" there is no facebook in dropdown list

i have slackware 12 if it means something...
TIA!

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Old 08-05-2009, 09:18 AM   #2
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Quote:
Originally Posted by http://code.google.com/p/pidgin-facebookchat/wiki/FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions
The plugin doesn't show up in the list of accounts to add

<snip>

Linux:

* Install json-glib.
* It may be called libjson-glib in your package manager
Have you installed this package? It's available as a SlackBuild from http://slackbuilds.org/repository/12...ies/json-glib/. I'd try building and installing that, then see if it works.
 
Old 08-06-2009, 03:14 PM   #3
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Have you installed this package? It's available as a SlackBuild from http://slackbuilds.org/repository/12...ies/json-glib/. I'd try building and installing that, then see if it works.
Excellent, it works! installing this package solved the problem :-)

thank you!
 
Old 08-06-2009, 05:23 PM   #4
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Glad it's working
 
  


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