Funnelback patch

  • Released: 2017-08-28

  • Applies to: v15.10.0

  • Internal reference: SUPPORT-2479 FUN-10543


Fixes an issue with Facebook collections preventing some posts from being gathered if a post or comment caused an error. Includes the full fix which was missing from patch

Updates the 'search_user' collection.cfg option such that if '@' is missing from the name '@' followed by the hostname of the machine will be appended to make the from address when sending collection update related emails.

Affected files

  • bin/funnelback-social-media.jar

  • lib/java/all/funnelback-social-media.jar

  • lib/java/all/funnelback-collection-update.jar


  • ( If the installation has Facebook collections, the Version given to the DefaultFacebookClient should be changed to Version.Latest e.g. new DefaultFacebookClient(Version.LATEST).

  • (Windows) Stop currently running crawls.

  • Stop the Jetty web server and the Funnelback daemon.

  • Deploy the provided files on top of an existing install, backing up all replaced files.

  • Start the Jetty web server and the Funnelback daemon.

  • (Windows) Start crawls as needed.