firefox 6: mercurial seems to be missing as depency

David Wolfskill david at
Mon Aug 29 04:27:34 UTC 2011

On Sun, Aug 28, 2011 at 11:38:49PM +0200, Jeroen wrote:
> Hi all,
> When updating firefox to the latest version (from ports) it complained 
> about hg not being found. Apparently a dependency to mercurial is 
> missing. I haven't checked why, installing it resolved it.

I find the above perplexing, as I have firefox-6.0_1,1 installed
on a few machines, and none has ever had anything involving mercurial
installed or running on it: I see no such dependency in my

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