Out of memory error when trying to build Firefox 5.0

Danny Rawlins monster.romster at gmail.com
Sun Jul 3 16:29:25 UTC 2011


Hazel Russman wrote:
> On Fri, 1 Jul 2011 18:47:30 +0200, Thomas Penteker <tek at serverop.de> wrote:
>   
>> Hello,
>>
>> Moritz Wilhelmy was kind enough to start building binary packages, firefox is
>> among them. You may retrieve it via
>>
>> rsync -av
>> rsync://crux-bin.wzff.de/crux-bin-2.7-i686/opt/firefox\#5.0-1.pkg.tar.xz .
>>
>> regards, Thomas
>>     
>
> Thanks very much to both of you! I've installed it now and I shall know where to go if this situation ever crops up again.
>   
Alternatively add some swap to your machine (or more ram) it'll be slow
but it'll stop the out of memory issue during compile.

Regards,
Danny



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