[blfs-dev] Firefox dependencies

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Wed Sep 23 09:42:36 PDT 2015


On Wed, Sep 23, 2015 at 07:10:11PM +0300, Markku Pesonen wrote:
> Tim Tassonis wrote:
> > Has anybody tried to build firefox 40.0.3 without having gconf installed?
> 
> I've built Firefox 40.0.3 and 41.0 without gconf. For 41.0 I had to add
> "ac_add_options --disable-gconf" to my mozconfig file. I have no idea
> what gconf is used for if it's available. Firefox seems to run just fine
> without it.
> 
41 also needs an additional define in sqlite3, for
SQLITE_ENABLE_DBSTAT_VTAB.

And a note to Tim - just because upstream prefer to use a mozconfig
file does not mean they don't have a configure script where that
switch to disable gconf is documented.

ĸen
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