As of proper now, apps affected by the outage crash on launch. These embody apps like Spotify, Venmo, TikTok, Mario Kart Tour, and extra. Also, I’m not sure if that is associated, however the Quip app has additionally been crashing on my (and my colleague’s) iPhone since this morning and late final night.
This isn’t the primary time Facebook SDK has brought about issues both. Back in May a difficulty with the Facebook SDK brought about related crashes in apps utilizing the SDK. That time it was due to an replace pushed to the SDK that broke one thing. It’s unclear what’s mistaken this time, however hopefully will probably be mounted quickly and we are going to get to know extra concerning the problem.
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The error with the Facebook SDK has been resolved. Affected apps ought to be working as soon as once more.
I checked with Spotify, and the app is working tremendous for me as soon as once more now. Also, the Quip problem I discussed was unrelated as a result of it’s nonetheless crashing.
According to Facebook’s problem tracker: “Earlier today, a code change triggered crashes for some iOS apps using the Facebook SDK. We identified the issue quickly and resolved it. We apologize for any inconvenience.”