Facebook connectivity

Rodney D. Myers rod_myers at fastmail.fm
Thu Sep 25 21:25:02 EDT 2014

Maybe an issue on your end?

I'm using Linux (debian) and pidgin 2.10.9 and connected to facebook as
I type

On Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:57:32 -0600
Lord Flame Stryke <flamestryke at gmail.com> wrote:

> For the past few days, I have been unable to connect to Facebook, the
> error message is that the certificate is invalid.  the following is
> the relevant info from the log:
> (17:48:32) certificate/x509/tls_cached: Starting verify for
> chat.facebook.com (17:48:32) certificate/x509/tls_cached: Checking
> for cached cert... (17:48:32) certificate/x509/tls_cached: ...Found
> cached cert (17:48:32) nss/x509: Loading certificate from
> C:\Users\User\AppData\Roaming\.purple\certificates\x509\tls_peers\chat.facebook.com
> (17:48:32) certificate/x509/tls_cached: Peer cert did NOT match
> cached (17:48:32) certificate: Checking signature chain for
> uid=CN=chat.facebook.com,O="Facebook, Inc.",L=Menlo Park,ST=CA,C=US
> (17:48:32) certificate: ...Good signature by CN=DigiCert High
> Assurance CA-3,OU=www.digicert.com,O=DigiCert Inc,C=US (17:48:32)
> certificate: Chain is VALID (17:48:32) certificate/x509/tls_cached:
> Checking for a CA with DN=CN=DigiCert High Assurance EV Root
> CA,OU=www.digicert.com,O=DigiCert Inc,C=US (17:48:32)
> certificate/x509/tls_cached: Also checking for a CA with
> DN=CN=DigiCert High Assurance CA-3,OU=www.digicert.com,O=DigiCert
> Inc,C=US (17:48:32) certificate: Failed to verify certificate for
> chat.facebook.com (17:48:32) connection: Connection error on 0AE23E28
> (reason: 15 description: SSL peer presented an invalid certificate)
> (17:48:32) account: Disconnecting account
> user at chat.facebook.com/Pidgin (026C9B28)
> Is this a Pidgin issue, or a Facebook issue?  If it’s a Pidgin issue,
> is there something I can do to resolve this?
> Thanks.

Rodney D. Myers <rod_dmyers at fastmail.fm>

They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a
little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
        Ben Franklin - 1759
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