mozilla/firefox missing

Michael C. Shultz ringworm01 at
Wed Nov 30 18:59:10 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 30 November 2005 10:42, patrick at wrote:
> Hello,
> When I try and build either mozilla or firefox with the latest ports, it
> fails with:
> ../../dist/bin/xpidl -m header -w -I. -I../../dist/idl -o
> _xpidlgen/nsIConsoleListener nsIConsoleListener.idl
> /libexec/ Shared object "" not found,
> required by ""
> During the build process I upgraded a number of ports, including glib2 (now
> at glib-2.8.4). The upgrade process has also broken my current installation
> of mozilla and firefox. When I try and run them I get:
> /libexec/ Shared object "" not found,
> required by "mozilla-bin"
> where did these libraries ending in .600 come from and how do I get them
> back!
> regards,
> Patrick
> URL:
> Email: patrick at
> Tel: +44.7050699851
> Fax: +44.7050699852
> Personal URL:

You need to rebuild dependencies, others will recommend using portupgrade,
I recommend sysutils/portmanager, just run:

portmanager www/firefox -f -l   (-l logs the result 
in /var/log/portmanager.log) which you can send to me if any problems.


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