[blfs-book] r11656 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome x/lib

fernando at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org fernando at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Aug 19 16:33:38 PDT 2013


Author: fernando
Date: Mon Aug 19 16:33:37 2013
New Revision: 11656

Log:
Xulrunner: tweaks, note for memory used for building

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/x/lib/xulrunner.xml

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	Mon Aug 19 12:42:55 2013	(r11655)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	Mon Aug 19 16:33:37 2013	(r11656)
@@ -47,6 +47,10 @@
       <para>August 19th, 2013</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[fernando] - Xulrunner: tweaks, note for memory used for building.
+          </para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[ken] - Add sed to postfix to compile with current BerkeleyDB.
           </para>
         </listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/x/lib/xulrunner.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/x/lib/xulrunner.xml	Mon Aug 19 12:42:55 2013	(r11655)
+++ trunk/BOOK/x/lib/xulrunner.xml	Mon Aug 19 16:33:37 2013	(r11656)
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@
   <!ENTITY xulrunner-md5sum        "0fa25582fb5e0fba37c9f1add8370af2">
   <!ENTITY xulrunner-size          "111 MB">
   <!ENTITY xulrunner-buildsize     "4.9 GB (89 MB installed)">
-  <!ENTITY xulrunner-time          "56 SBU">
+  <!ENTITY xulrunner-time          "94 SBU">
 ]>
 
 <sect1 id="xulrunner" xreflabel="Xulrunner-&xulrunner-version;">
@@ -194,8 +194,15 @@
 mk_add_options MOZ_OBJDIR=@TOPSRCDIR@/xulrunner-build-dir
 EOF</userinput></screen>
 
+    <note>
+      <para>
+        <application>Xulrunner</application>'s build uses large amount of
+        memory. On some systems, the RAM/Swap combination needs 6 GB available.
+      </para>
+    </note>
+
     <para>
-      Install <application>Xulrunner</application> by issuing the following
+      Build <application>Xulrunner</application> by issuing the following
       commands:
     </para>
 
@@ -206,7 +213,7 @@
     </para>
 
     <para>
-      Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
+      Install, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
     </para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>make -C xulrunner-build-dir install &&



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