maintainer-approval requested: [Bug 257140] mail/thunderbird and www/firefox install two identical executables : [Attachment 226519] Symlink ${MOZILLA} to ${MOZILLA_BIN}

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Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2021 18:59:57 +0000
Mikhail Teterin <mi_at_FreeBSD.org> has asked freebsd-gecko (Nobody)
<gecko_at_FreeBSD.org> for maintainer-approval:
Bug 257140: mail/thunderbird and www/firefox install two identical executables
https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=257140

Attachment 226519: Symlink ${MOZILLA} to ${MOZILLA_BIN}
https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=226519&action=edit



--- Comment #7 from Mikhail Teterin <mi_at_FreeBSD.org> ---
Created attachment 226519
  --> https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=226519&action=edit
Symlink ${MOZILLA} to ${MOZILLA_BIN}

Symbolic links may be even better here -- and Mozilla-ports use them already.

But removing the `s` flag will make for the hardlink.
Received on Sat Jul 17 2021 - 18:59:57 UTC

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