Facebook's opt-in security feature will break web-based Facebook prpl

Eric Richie eric at adium.im
Wed May 5 17:14:08 UTC 2010


On Wed, May 5, 2010 at 1:11 PM, Evan Schoenberg, M.D. <evan at adium.im> wrote:
> FYI, a message that David Recordon, head of Facebook's open source team,
> sent me:
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
> We're going to be rolling out an opt-in security feature which if enabled
> will break the current Facebook sign in within Adium. If users run into it,
> best bet will be to have them re-add their Facebook Chat account manually
> selecting Jabber. Their Jabber ID is username at chat.facebook.com. As it's
> opt-in, I think it's worth documenting in a FAQ in terms of how to connect
> to Facebook Chat via Jabber, but hopefully won't be too big of an issue.
>
> -Evan

Any ETA on when the change is going in?  This is going to cause us a
LOT of trouble...

-Eric



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