Re: how to build mozilla .deb's from sources?
On Fri, Dec 20, 2002 at 03:11:46PM +0100, Matus fantomas Uhlar wrote:
> -> On 12/19/02 09:05, Matus "fantomas" Uhlar wrote:
> -> >I'd like to compile mozilla distribution directly from source/CVS.
> -> >Is there any 'easy' way to do it? I see there is already
> -> >build/packages/debian directory in sources from mozilla.org; however i was
> -> >not able to compile mozilla using it.
> -> >
> -> >Can anyone help me with proper instructions?
Proper and easy way for any source is build it under /usr/local
following source documentation and you set your PATH right.
But what you really needed is install mozilla-snapshot and its friend.
800 http://http.us.debian.org unstable/main Packages
Anyway you want to run latest, you need to be unstable :) Can you
> -> Here goes my way--not necessarily the _proper_ way (-:
Matus was right. I agree but I would do this a bit differently If I had to
(I did not do this.) After adding deb-src for unstable and in
testing environment (or in woody if you are lucky)
So if you wanted to rebuild for slightly old environment than latest
# apt-get build-dep mozilla-snapshot
# apt-get source -b mozilla-snapshot
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