[blfs-book] Missing BLFS patches

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Nov 29 09:12:51 PST 2011


Andrew Benton wrote:
> On Tue, 29 Nov 2011 09:59:13 -0600
> Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>> cp: cannot stat `/srv/www/www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/downloads/firefox/firefox-8.0.1-provide_system_nspr_nss-1.patch': No such file or directory
>> Andy,
>>
>>    Can you put this in the patches repository?  The last patch I see is 
>> for firefox-3.6.13.  Is the 8.0.1 patch the same?
>>
> 
> I'd rather not. The instructions for Firefox are complicated enough. I
> could add instructions for installing nss and nspr to the Firefox page
> but it would just become a convoluted mess that would confuse anyone.
> nss and nspr have their own pages in the book. I don't think the
> benefit of installing nss and nspr from the firefox source would
> outweight the damage it would do to the legibility of the Firefox page.

OK.  The 'cannot stat' message is generated automatically from the 
nightly build.  When you updated FF, the patch was still in xulrunner. 
I see that you've removed it from there so all should be good.

   -- Bruce





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