Galeon Instructions

Larry Lawrence larry at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 25 15:55:02 PDT 2002


Tushar Teredesai wrote:

> Larry Lawrence wrote:
> 
>>Tushar Teredesai wrote:
>>  
>>
>>>Larry Lawrence wrote:
>>>    
>>>
>>>>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 remember doing a comparision of the files in $MOZ_SRC/dist/include and
>>>$MOZ_PREFIX/include/mozilla and both of them were identical. Could you do
>>>a
>>>
>>>cp -Luvr $MOZ_SRC/dist/include/* $MOZ_PREFIX/include/
>>>
>>>and see if any files are copied over. I am confirming it, but it will
>>>take atleast 2 hours to compile it.
>>>    
>>>
>>It would copy several directoriss over, but I really don't want that to
>>happen, galeon will not need these headers after its compiled.  I have
>>wondered what other programs might need them, but that's a latter issue.
>>
> My point is that Moz's make install already copies over all the header
> files in include, so all include files that galeon needs would be under
> /opt/mozilla/include/mozilla, so there is no need to keep the mozilla
> tree around even for galeon.
> 
> So try compiling galeon against the installed mozilla headers and see if
> it works. My bet is it would.
> 
>>My thought process is that with your current instructions, mozilla is
>>installed and running. mozilla finished.  Galeon need headers, but
>>everyone knows that Galeon needs mozilla and I tell them up front not to
>>remove the mozilla build directory. (no, they won't read it, but maybe
>>they will read it while it's rebuilding).
>>  
>>
> 
Well I don't know where I got messed up, but I swear with 1.2.5, if you did 
not copy dist/include/* to opt/mozilla/include, you died.  New version, new 
rules.  Off to test the patch.

Thanks

Larry
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