Privacy Issue #3273
[purple-facebook] Implements Facebook messenger protocol
- steps to reproduce:
eg: 1) # pacman --debug -Syyuu base your-freedom # try me first (systemd)
or # pacman --debug -Syyuu base your-freedom your-initfreedom # try me first (openrc)
2) # pacman -S foo-openrc
3) $ foo --print hello
- expected result:
eg: i expected foo to print hello
- actual result:
eg: instead, it prints: "ERROR: invalid argument (Is the 'foo' daemon running?)"
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AFAIK the Facebook messenger protocol only works with the Facebook messenger server (which is unreleased and proprietary so nobody can self-host it).
I also suspect it's horrifically insecure and not private, not to mention obsolete because numerous other well-designed libre messenger protocols exist.
If this package is kept so as to serve as a provider of interoperability/compatibility, then it should be added to the