Support » Plugin: Simple Facebook Connect » After upgrading to WP 3.2.1 SFC broke

  • Resolved P3air

    (@p3air)


    WP 3.2.1
    SFC 0.25

    After upgrading to WP 3.2.1 we are unable to post on our fan-page through SFC. Oddly we are able to post on individual FB pages with SFC.

    Error-message:

    Sorry, something went wrong.

    We’re working on getting this fixed as soon as we can.

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  • Plugin Author Samuel Wood (Otto)

    (@otto42)

    SFC works fine with 3.2.1. This isn’t a problem with SFC or with WordPress, but with Facebook itself. Facebook frequently breaks down, and until they fix it, there’s nothing that can be done.

    Facebook actually has been broken a lot over the last couple of weeks, and this affects all FB plugins, not just SFC.

    we tested another FB-plugin with same FB-API, same FB-secret, same FB-ID and it worked just fine.

    I’m having the same problem as of yesterday – no WP upgrade (still on 3.1.2).

    Same problem. And it’s not a Facebook issue, as I’ve tested 3 other Facebook plugins and they all work fine. The issue only occurs with SFC. I’ve tried to puzzle it out, but I can’t figure out what SFC is doing differently from the others.

    Same problem here ๐Ÿ™

    SFC 0.25
    WP 3.2.1

    Plugin Author Samuel Wood (Otto)

    (@otto42)

    It is not WordPress 3.2 or 3.2.1 that is having any affect. I’m using SFC with WordPress 3.2.1. Matt is using it. Heck, WordPress.org itself is using it. SFC works *fine* with 3.2.1.

    esmi

    (@esmi)

    Forum Moderator

    The plugin is not broken – it’s a problem at Facebook. Try searching the forums and you’ll see that this is happening to a range of people using a whole host of different FB plugins.

    -1 for ability to do own homework.

    Plugin Author Samuel Wood (Otto)

    (@otto42)

    Amazing, since *it’s still broken on Facebook*.

    No plugin can publish to Pages with the stream.publish method. Here’s the relevant bug trackers on Facebook:

    http://bugs.developers.facebook.net/show_bug.cgi?id=19108
    http://bugs.developers.facebook.net/show_bug.cgi?id=19177

    This is a problem nobody but FB themselves can fix.

    Plugin Author Samuel Wood (Otto)

    (@otto42)

    BTW, automatic publishing to fan pages still works fine. That’s a different type of functionality.

    @otto

    In my case, SFC will publish on my profile but NOT on my Fan page.

    Do you think it’s normal?

    Thank you ๐Ÿ˜‰

    Plugin Author Samuel Wood (Otto)

    (@otto42)

    Normal, no.

    Broken, yes.

    Broken by Facebook, yes. Again, nothing I can about it. Read Facebook’s bug trackers that I posted above.

    Facebook seems to have posted a fix yesterday, I can confirm SFC once again works on my WordPress installations in combination with a Facebook Fan Page.

    Plugin Author Samuel Wood (Otto)

    (@otto42)

    Yep, this appears to be fixed on their end. Finally. Only took them a week.

    Hmm, I’m still getting an error when trying to post to a FB Fan page:

    An error occurred with Paul Wrubel’s Room 72. Please try again later.

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