Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:19.0) Gecko/19.0 Firefox/19.0 BuildID: 20121108030652 The desktop notifications are randomly displayed. On Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows the desktop notifications are sometimes displayed. On Mac OS X the desktop notifications are not displayed at all. Steps to reproduce: 1. Log into your Facebook account 2. Enable Social API and make sure that "Show Desktop Notifications" is checked (click on the Facebook button in the Navigation bar) 3. From a different Facebook account perform the following operations to the user from step 1: like, comment photos, share. Expected results: The desktop notification are properly displayed after each operation. Actual results: The results are different depending on the operating system: * On Mac OS X - the desktop notification are never showed *Ubuntu and Windows: 1. the desktop notifications are the first ones showed, after that the button "See all notifications" changes state informing that you have a new notification 2. the desktop notification is showed only after clicking on the "See all notifications" button in the navigation bar. Please see the screencast: http://screencast.com/t/VC77NG7E. You will notice that the desktop notification is displayed in the moment I click the notifications button in the navigation bar. 3. the desktop notification is not displayed at all - only the notifications button in the navigation bar shows it. Note: This is also reproducible on Firefox 17 beta 5.
This looks to be a bug with Facebook. Note that Mac users need to have Growl installed to see the desktop notifications.
Component: SocialAPI → SocialAPI: Providers
Hardware: x86 → All
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