Thanks and another problem ...

John Wynstra jwynstra at
Thu May 15 20:33:02 UTC 2008

Thanks for the solution to my Firefox/Thunderbird woes.  All cured now.  
The answer was to add prefs to Thunderbird to allow Firefox in as 
suggested by Tore Lund.  Since these preferences do not exist already 
they need to be added manually to a file.

Now I am trying to build Open Office for access to word files.  The make 
install dies at the point where the java files need to be manually 
installed.  I did that but this version of Open Office requires older 
versions of java.  How do I get older versions of tzupdater?  I tried a 
trick involving a symbolic link from the new ...

-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel  57749554 May 15 15:12 
-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel   2211512 May 15 15:14 
-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel    263679 May 15 15:24
-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel    778641 May 15 15:27 bsd-jdk15-patches-7.tar.bz2
lrwxr-xr-x  1 root  wheel        25 May 15 15:41 ->
[root@ /usr/ports/distfiles]# rm -i tzu*
remove y
remove n
[root@ /usr/ports/distfiles]# cd -
[root@ /usr/ports/editors/]# make install
===> depends on executable: zip - found
===> depends on executable: unzip - found
===> depends on executable: gcp - found
===> depends on executable: gpatch - found
===> depends on file: 
/usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/Archive/ - found
===> depends on executable: bash - found
===> depends on executable: imake - found
===> depends on executable: ant - not found
===>    Verifying install for ant in /usr/ports/devel/apache-ant
===>  Installing for apache-ant-1.7.0_1
===>   apache-ant-1.7.0_1 depends on executable: classpath - found
===>   apache-ant-1.7.0_1 depends on file: /usr/local/jdk1.5.0/bin/java 
- not found
===>    Verifying install for /usr/local/jdk1.5.0/bin/java in 
===>  jdk-,1 :
 Due to licensing restrictions, certain files must be fetched manually.

 Please open
 in a web browser and follow the "Download" link for
 "JDK US DST Timezone Update Tool - 1.3.0" to obtain the
 time zone update file,

 Please place the downloaded file(s) in /usr/ports/distfiles
 and restart the build.

.*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/java/jdk15.
*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/devel/apache-ant.
*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/editors/

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