ports/opt (3.4): [notify] firefox: updated to 63.0
zaz.colmant at free.fr
Tue Oct 23 12:09:07 UTC 2018
On Mon, Oct 22, 2018 at 08:25:37PM +0000, crux at crux.nu wrote:
> commit c86b7111d917bf625c05378a681d0457ed83f997
> Author: Fredrik Rinnestam <fredrik at crux.nu>
> Date: Mon Oct 22 22:24:44 2018 +0200
> [notify] firefox: updated to 63.0
> firefox 63 will be the last firefox version released by me.
> Starting from firefox 64 I will replace firefox with the official binary build.
> This will have multiple advantages:
> We will avoid the endless buildtime horrorshow that has forced us to depend
> on stuff like rust, clang and starting with firefox 64: nodejs, which was my
> personal breaking point.
> List of notable obsolete dependencies include rust, clang and autoconf-2.13.
Ahem! Building firefox 63 fails on my side. The build stops early during
checking for cbindgen... not found
[followed by messages of attempts at recovery]
I'll wait for firefox 64... ;)
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