Root New Facebook App = Garbage

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by tsipa, Aug 5, 2010.

  1. tsipa

    tsipa Well-Known Member
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    After flashing Fresh 3.1, I noticed severe battery drain. The new Facebook update is causing 100% awake time for me. Had to reinstall the old version. Just a heads up to anyone who runs into this...
     

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  2. FishDoctor

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    I was just noticing the same thing. Am looking for settings that will help reduce this. Does anyone have any ideas/suggestions? Or do I just need to trash this version?
     
  3. tsipa

    tsipa Well-Known Member
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    You can try disabling syncing and notifications but I think you will have limited success doing that.
     
  4. jdawg0024

    jdawg0024 Well-Known Member
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    There are 2 things you can do... Keep the updated FB app and sign out everytime you leave the app. Or uninstall the update and use the old FB app.

    I have also sent an email to the dev and I think everyone with this issue should as well
     
  5. exBBuser

    exBBuser Well-Known Member
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    I'm not having this problem with CM6.
     
  6. douknownam

    douknownam Active Member
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    I'm having the same problem--battery drain after flashing fresh 3.1... How do I uninstall facebook? I tried through app brain and it's unsuccessful.. And where do I get the old version? TIA
     
  7. mattpsx2

    mattpsx2 Well-Known Member
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    You can use Titanium Backup to uninstall it. As for finding the old version I'm pretty sure you should be able to just search for it. I'm not having battery problems because I always turn off background sync when I don't need it. It really helps. BTW, I'm using the same build of Fresh and I had good battery life yesterday.
     
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  8. rockinbboy

    rockinbboy Active Member
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    does everyone have froyo 2.2 when they install fb 1.3.1?
     
  9. douknownam

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