[maemo-users] Facebook app is just a commercial after update

From: Kahlil Johnson jzarecta at gmail.com
Date: Tue Jan 12 20:42:18 EET 2010
On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 11:22 AM, Aniello Del Sorbo <anidel at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2010/1/12 Kahlil Johnson <jzarecta at gmail.com>:
>> On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 9:14 AM, Andre Klapper <aklapper at openismus.com>
>> wrote:
>>> Am Dienstag, den 12.01.2010, 07:04 -0800 schrieb Tim Ashman:
>>>> On Tuesday 12 January 2010 06:38:40 am Andre Klapper wrote:
>>>> > Am Montag, den 11.01.2010, 18:39 -0600 schrieb Kahlil Johnson:
>>>> > > Hi today I got this update on my maemo that included Maemo 5 and some
>>>> > > facebook stuff. However one of the installed was actually just an
>>>> > > icons that send me to the app manager. This is kind of silly since I
>>>> > > already have the facebook widget installed. I install it because I
>>>> > > thought it was an actual app, it shows as an app menu but in the end
>>>> > > is just a way to try to get it from the app manager.
>>>> >
>>>> > Same with Amazon, AP News, Docs to Go and Foreca Weather I'd say?
>>>> > Probably a marketing decision...
>>>> >
>>>> > andre
>>>> and the maps program...
>>> The thread was about clicking something in the App Menu which does not
>>> start an app but an installer. So you're wrong.
>>> andre
>> Right however I already install it yet it keeps showing up. I thought it was
>> a facebook client but is just an update to the widget I already have. So it
>> doesnt make much sence.
> It can't update as they are different packages.
> One is the app itself, the other is the "installer" that actually just
> tells HAM to
> install the app.

So question, is there a facebook app or is it just the widget?
Maybe I can go to uninstall and remove the add and then the real app
will show up (althought I doubt it).
Maybe I should google at maemo repo and learn what really is out there.

I would love to have a facebook app that allow me to upload my camera pics.

> They could remove the Installer from the post-inst script though.
> Anyway this "trick" was used also on the N8x0 tablets for Skype.
> --
> anidel

Kahlil Johnson
"Ya tengo GMAIL!!"
More information about the maemo-users mailing list