Unwanted (I think) xulrunner files

Juergen Daubert jue at jue.li
Mon May 28 06:10:05 UTC 2018

On Sun, May 27, 2018 at 01:41:58PM +0100, Hazel Russman wrote:
> I have found on my system a bunch of stuff that seems to belong to the old 
> xulrunner package. There is a /usr/lib/xulrunner directory containing 
> various libraries and also a /usr/include/xulrunner directory. None of 
> these are in the current Firefox footprint. FF now seems to come with 
> its own libxul.so in /usr/lib/firefox.
> As the separate xulrunner package no longer exists, I can't use prt-get 
> to remove these. Is it safe to just delete them?

use the plain pkgutils programs, e.g.

  pkginfo -i | grep xulrunner

to see if xulrunner is listed the pkgdb in /var/lib/pkg/db, and

  pkgrm xulrunner

to remove it.


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