Firefox 1.5

Kris Kennaway kris at
Thu Jan 26 22:18:22 PST 2006

On Fri, Jan 27, 2006 at 12:06:39AM -0600, Ben Siemon wrote:
> So I install firefox from /usr/ports/www/firefox on freebsd 6.0 and I
> assumed that it was 1.5. The info on the web said that 1.5 was in the ports
> collection but the source ball in the ports dir was for 1.0.7 and I have
> seen people with questions about firefox 1.5. I have used each of the
> methods suggested in the handbook for upgrading the ports tree but the
> source has stayed for 1.0.7. Is this a case of have to install it from the
> source on the mozilla web site? Is there any easy way to install firefox 1.5?
> I have a feeling that I am missing some glaring fact that will solve this
> but I have been unable to find it for a week. So I figured I would go crying
> for help.

Presumably you didn't manage to update your ports tree yet (or you're
updating to an old version, e.g. the 6.0-RELEASE ports tree).  If
you're using cvsup, please post your supfile so we can check what is
wrong with it.

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