Out of memory error when trying to build Firefox 5.0

Fredrik Rinnestam fredrik at rinnestam.se
Fri Jul 1 16:48:17 UTC 2011


On Fri, Jul 01, 2011 at 05:22:48PM +0100, Hazel Russman wrote:
> I have 256MB core, which has been sufficient for all my needs until now. I use Crux partly because it runs efficiently and fast even on old hardware like mine. But I cannot build the new version of Firefox even in single-user mode with nothing else running. I get these errors: 
> 
> Out of memory: Kill process 17115 (ld) score 7716 or a child
> Killed process 17115 (ld) vsz 493824kB, anon-rss: 232832kB, file rss: 4kB
> Collect 2: ld terminated with signal 9 [Killed]
> make[3]: *** [libxul.so] error 1
> make[3]: Leaving directory '/home/data/firefox_build/work/src/mozilla_release/toolkit/library'
> make [2]: *** [libs_tier_platform] error 2
> make [2]: Leaving directory '/home/data/firefox_build/work/src/mozilla_release'
> make [1]: *** [tier_platform] error 2
> make [1]: Leaving directory '/home/data/firefox_build/work/src/mozilla_release'
> make: *** [default] Error 2
> ============> ERROR: Building 'home/data/firefox_build/firefox#5.0-1.pkg.tar.gz' failed.
> 
> Is there any possibility of getting hold of a binary version that is compatible with the current Crux libraries?
> -- 
> Hazel Russman <hazel_russman at yahoo.co.uk>
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The official firefox builds from mozilla.org should work.

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Fredrik Rinnestam



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