treah.blade at gmail.com
Tue Dec 8 13:27:25 PST 2009
On Mon, 07 Dec 2009 23:58:14 -0600
DJ Lucas <dj at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> On 12/07/2009 11:11 PM, Treah Blade wrote:
> > The current version of thunderbird is 188.8.131.52 the one included in the
> > blfs dev is 184.108.40.206 this is 11 revisions back and the current one
> > includes many bug fixes and many security fixes. I understand that you
> > need time to test new versions to make sure they work alright. The
> > problem here is that 220.127.116.11 does not compile cleanly when you use
> > the dev version of LFS and the dev version of BLFS. It fails to
> > compile unless you apply a patch to fix a source file or use work
> > arounds in the .mozconfig. You may wanna update the version that is
> > in the dev book.
> Nor is 18.104.22.168+ usable in TWM (or probably anything other than a Gnome
> environment). We are pretty much stuck. I think .11 provided correctly
> sized dialogs when patched, but I'm not sure as it's been a while since
> I messed with it. Since the 3x betas are running great, I decided to
> wait until the 3.0 release.
> Note that you will not be able to build against a system XUL for
> TB3...specifically problems with mozab, glue, and ldap. Sorry, not
> about to try and hack up XUL specifically for mozab because we'd be too
> far out from upstream, nor do I honestly know how to pull in the needed
> sub-projects. I'm not exactly sure how this is going to pan out for OOo
> address book integration as I haven't even began to look at OOo-3 yet.
> -- DJ Lucas
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treah blade <treah.blade at gmail.com>
I just attempted to compile it again after fixing the source file for nsAppRunner.cpp and doing the .mozconfig workaround for another compiler error and now im getting a message about something missing in its security. I gave up trying to get it installed its severally broken when trying to use gcc 4.4.2 I just compiled sylpheed 2.7.1 for now and its working great :P. Thank you for responding and if anyone has any idea how to integrate sylpheed into icewm let me know. I attempted it but only succeeded in making a red mailbox icon :)
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