google earth port broken

Alex Dupre ale at
Tue Jul 11 07:16:25 UTC 2006

h wrote:
> i just installed google earth from a fresh ports tree, and when it starts, 
> first it complains about open gl emulation (while my xorg is on nvidia 
> drivers) (you can get rid of the warning) and then it hangs ... it draws some 
> windows, but never earth.
> it always hangs on the "loading myplaces, ..." window.
> top shows it on "pause" at this point.

Same problem here, with an ATI radeon. No complains on opengl, but hangs 
  on startup. I tried to remove the .googleearth profile in my homedir, 
and the hang shifted to 'displaying earth', but the issue remains.

Alex Dupre

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