Problems with Firefox Package
jason at ec.rr.com
Sat Aug 14 18:23:35 PDT 2004
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> jason wrote:
> | I had no problem recompiling firefox on my machince, I'm running
> | current. What command did you use? It sounds like you might have
> | version conflicts due to not cleaning before recompiling. Try make
> | clean && make reinstall.
> When I had 0.91 installed and saw that a newer version was out I did
> portupgrade firefox, but the build failed so it did'nt touch my
> installed version so I left it as is and decided I'd wait for a binary
> release of it. When the binary came I went to the port and did a make
> deinstall, than pkg_add firefox.tgz. Everything in theory should be
> cleaned up cause of the make deinstall, but perhaps I need to update my
> entire set of libs. I'll probably try and get portupgrade todo all my
> packages and retry it.
> - --
> Do yourself a favor, don't use IE!
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Just as a last thought, did you run firefox as root before you used it
after the upgrade?
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