Galeon Instructions

Larry Lawrence larry at
Wed Sep 25 12:55:52 PDT 2002

Tushar Teredesai wrote:

> Larry Lawrence wrote:
>>Tushar Teredesai wrote:
>>>With the modified mozilla instructions, they should be:
>>>    ./configure --prefix=/opt/gnome \
>>>    --with-mozilla-libs=/opt/mozilla/lib/mozilla \
>>>    --with-mozilla-includes=/opt/mozilla/include/mozilla \
>>>    --disable-werror &&
>>>    make &&
>>>    make install
>>>Could you test this out. I don't have GNOME libs installed to check it
>>>out. I have verified that all the include files are copied when doing a
>>>make install.
>>Just used your instructions and the only directory in /opt/mozilla/include
>>is mozilla-1.0.1, /usr/src/mozilla/dist/include has over 50 other
>>directories that you move with the hint.  What am I missing?
> The latest instructions for mozilla create these symlinks
>     ln -sf /opt/mozilla/include/mozilla-1.0.1 /opt/mozilla/include/mozilla
>     ln -sf /opt/mozilla/lib/mozilla-1.0.1 /opt/mozilla/lib/mozilla
> That way other packages don't need to know which mozilla version is
> installed.
> <rant>Aren't the mozilla depends packages supposed to use mozilla-config
> to dicipher the various values for includes, defines, etc.?!</rant>

I'm testint it now, I do know that the mozilla-include will still point to 
$SOURCE_DIR/mozilla/dist/include for non-mozilla headers needed by galeon.  

I had to create a patch for galeon-1.2.6 for mozilla-1.0.1 so new tested 
instructions by tomarrow.

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