ports/opt (3.4): [notify] firefox: updated to 63.0

zaz.colmant at free.fr zaz.colmant at free.fr
Tue Oct 23 18:08:37 UTC 2018


On Tue, Oct 23, 2018 at 06:03:30PM +0200, Fredrik wrote:
> >>> Ahem! Building firefox 63 fails on my side. The build stops early during
> >>> dependencies checking:
> >>>
> >>>     checking for cbindgen... not found
> >>>     [followed by messages of attempts at recovery]
> >>>
> >>> I'll wait for firefox 64... ;)
> >>>
> >>
> >> Don't wait - lots of unknown security fixes :-)
> >>
> >> I think I've forgotten to introduce cbindgen - a new dep for 63.0. I had
> >> it on my build system when testing the beta and thus missed it when i
> >> did the final test-build.
> >>
> >> I'll push both a firefox-bin and cbindgen port in a few hours to opt.
> >>
> >> /Fredrik
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> > OK, I'll download the cbindgen port and I'll try to rebuild firefox.
> > Later I'll remove it to test the firefox-bin port.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Xavier
>
> Thanks for testing. cbindgen along with firefox-bin is now available in opt!

Firefox compiled fine this time. Firefox ran smoothly and it even gave me
back the icons on the "Firefox home" page (they had disappeared in
previous release(s?)

I then tested firefox-bin. Firefox has no sound (I use alsa only, no
pulsiaudio).

Xavier


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