[blfs-dev] Firefox dependencies

Tim Tassonis stuff at decentral.ch
Thu Sep 24 09:44:43 PDT 2015


On 09/24/15 17:45, Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 12:15:25PM +0200, Tim Tassonis wrote:
>>
>> Have built and installed it now exactly like that (without system cairo,
>> disable-gconf and SQLITE_ENABLE_DBSTAT_VTAB in sqlite3). Will report if I
>> expierience any crashes.
>>
> Well, I've now rebuilt mine without system cairo for 7.8.  Just to
> make sure that we're all singing from the same sheet - even though
> I'm no longer telling it to enable system cairo, ldd shows that
> /usr/lib/firefox-41.0/libxul.so _is_ linked to system cairo.  I
> assume this is because of libgdk-x11-2.0.so which pulls in
> libpangocairo and therefore libcairo.
>
> And in about:config we're using
> layers.offmainthread.composiiton.enabled true
>
> Yes ?

Yes, I just checked, it is set to true (default)

And, as you say, system cairo is pulled by libxul, despite having left 
out "ac_add_options --enable-system-cairo":



timtas at coutinho:~$ ldd /opt/firefox/libxul.so  |grep cairo
	libpangocairo-1.0.so.0 => /opt/X11/lib/libpangocairo-1.0.so.0 
(0x00007f3554b9d000)
	libcairo.so.2 => /usr/lib/libcairo.so.2 (0x00007f3554643000)


So far, no crash expierienced.


Kind regards
Tim

>
> ĸen
>


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