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Re: Gwibber/Friends


On 15 April 2013 17:09, Patrick Dickey <pdickeybeta@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hopefully they'll get the friends-app installed by default either in
> 13.10 or as an update to the 13.04 installer. How much additional work
> would it be to include some brief instructions on installing Gwibber (or
> friends-app) in the Instant Messaging section?

Ubuntu never updates the installer post-release for non-LTS releases.

On 15 April 2013 18:30, Tony Pursell <ajp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> If Friends app can be installed then the Microblogging section should be
> resurrected and re-written to include it, but I have yet to find how to
> install it.  Even if it can be installed, it may be best to ignore it for
> now as it is very much work in progress.

The new app's package name is friends-app which should help you figure
out how to install it if you like. Gwibber itself has been completely
removed from the 13.04 repositories.