Firefox 3 for FreeBSD 7.0 release
d.hill at yournetplus.com
Sat Jul 5 16:30:24 UTC 2008
On Sat, 5 Jul 2008, dfeustel at mindspring.com wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 05, 2008 at 06:12:15PM +0200, Mel wrote:
>> On Saturday 05 July 2008 17:56:00 dfeustel at mindspring.com wrote:
>>> On Sat, Jul 05, 2008 at 04:40:35PM +0200, Roland Smith wrote:
>>>> On Sat, Jul 05, 2008 at 02:27:42PM +0000, dfeustel at mindspring.com wrote:
>>>>> I downloaded the firefox*gz file from devel but it doesn't make for
>>>>> 64-bit. Is Firefox 3 available for 64-bit AMD FreeBSD 7.0?
>>>> It builds fine from ports on amd64 7-STABLE. Use the port www/firefox3.
>>> I'm running 7.0-release. I ran portsnap and then porsnap extract.
>>> Then I cd'd to the firefox3 subdirectory and ran make. Make aborted with
>>> the message that it could not find -lgio-2.0. I checked the Freebsd
>>> ports tree and found gio-2.16. I downloaded it and ran make, but that
>>> make aborted with the same message as the make of firefox3.
>> Your gnome2 is outof sync. Read:
>> /usr/bin/less -p 20080323 /usr/ports/UPDATING
>> /usr/bin/less -p 20080630 /usr/ports/UPDATING
> Unfortunately there is no subdirectory /usr/ports/UPDATING on my system.
It's not a sub-directory, it is a file:
%ls -l /usr/ports/UPDATING
-rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 240302 Jun 13 04:00 /usr/ports/UPDATING
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