Trouble running phoenix browser

Kris Kennaway kris at
Mon Apr 14 18:58:25 PDT 2003

On Tue, Apr 15, 2003 at 12:00:18AM +0100, Jonathon McKitrick wrote:
> Hi,
> I installed perl from the ports on my new box, and then started an install
> of the Phoenix browser.  After it was finished, typing 'phoenix' runs for a
> couple of seconds, then returns to the shell prompt.  There is no error
> message of any kind, and no processes left running.  The browser simply
> never appears.
> Any idea what this could be?  Like I said, I saw NO error messages during
> installation or when running, so that sure makes it difficult to diagnose.
> Please CC me if you can help.  I'm not on the list currently.

This is a FAQ.  Most likely you have stale headers or libraries
installed; use the example in the pkg_which manpage to search for
them.  Then rebuild phoenix and all its dependencies (e.g. portupgrade

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