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Re: Facebook apps need login

Subject: Re: Facebook apps need login
From: Naruki Bigglesworth
Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2009 09:04:18 +0900
Newsgroups: opera.general

On Mon, 26 Oct 2009 19:14:29 +0900, Naruki Bigglesworth wrote:

> On Mon, 26 Oct 2009 10:57:08 +0100, Remco Lanting wrote:
> 
>> On Mon, 26 Oct 2009 07:37:35 +0100, Naruki Bigglesworth  
>> <Naruki@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> 
>>> For the last few weeks I've had a problem at home that I don't have at  
>>> work (both run latest
>>> Opera).
>>>
>>> The Facebook applications that post links in my wall always have a link  
>>> to go straight to the
>>> app. I click the link at work and go straight to the app.
>>>
>>> I click the link at home and go to a login screen. After pressing  
>>> Ctrl+Enter, Opera logs me in
>>> and I go to the app.
>>>
>>> However, if I click a link to Facebook itself, I go right in and am  
>>> already logged in. This
>>> only happens when I click a link to an app.
>>>
>>> Since the login dialog says I am logging into Facebook, I assume the  
>>> setting I need to fix is
>>> for the Facebook site, but I have no idea where to look.
>>>
>>> Any ideas?
>> 
>> It probably has to do with which cookies you accept. From what I recall  
>> facebook apps run from a different domain.
> 
> I set it to just accept everything. Think I need to wipe and restart?

Well, Opera just upgraded itself the other day, and everything seems to be 
sorted out now.

I'll keep an eye out, but hopefully this problem is no more.

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