[blfs-dev] Firefox dependencies

Tim Tassonis stuff at decentral.ch
Wed Sep 23 10:05:33 PDT 2015


On 09/23/15 18:42, Ken Moffat wrote:
> 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
>

Thanks, yes I've found out about the SQLITE stuff as well, will try 
another build without gconf.


Kind regards
Tim



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