Native Mozilla-Firebird build via ports?

yuri van Overmeeren yuri.vanovermeeren at
Sun Sep 19 05:09:22 PDT 2004

'Firebird' is now called 'Firefox', you dont have to build it, Native 
version is in the packages (version 0.9.3)


Benjamin Walkenhorst wrote:

>Hello everyone,
>I recently got myself a broadband internet connection and happily
>started upgrading a lot of software on my machine. Among others,
>I wanted to upgrade MozillaFirebird. Before the upgrade I used FireBird
>0.7. Then I deinstalled the package - I really don't remember where I
>got the package... - and wanted to upgrade via ports.
>Unfortunately, I discovered that this was not a native version but a
>Linux version running in binary compatibility. ;-/
>I'd rather have native build, since I know this is possible. Can I do so
>via ports? 'find /usr/ports -name *bird*' only comes up with
>linux-mozillafirebird in /usr/ports/www.
>Or do I have to build Firebird myself?
>Thanks in advance,

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