Closed Bug 61745 Opened 19 years ago Closed 19 years ago
Fallout from initial porting needs cleanup
The SHLIB_LDSTARTFILE/SHLIB_LDENDFILE hacks are not needed if we call the toolchain with proper parameters. The attached patches provide these.
Setting milestones to Future.
Why this bug is marked as future milestone? There is a simple patch only affects to NetBSD.
All of my bugs which did not have an assigned milestone and I was not actively working on got "Futured". My only concern about the "simple" patches is that I cannot verify them and compatibility with older netbsd releases is a mild concern. If someone else from the community wants to step up and verify these patches, that would speed up things tremendously.
1.verification I (and NetBSD.org) will verify the fixes. 2.compatibility Some options are changed. There maybe a compatibility issue on some older release of NetBSD. But NetBSD package system apply those patches before compiling and I didn't hear any complain about this.
I second taya's comment. This patches are all stuff from our pkgsrc packaging of mozilla. Virtually noone builds mozilla outside of pkgsrc nowadays (which currently probably will work only on i386 and macppc anyway), but quite a lot people do it using pkgsrc. We build binary packages from pkgsrc for major releases and these are all tested.
Patches checked in.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 19 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
*** Bug 70837 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
I could successfully build mozilla from latest source on i386. Now I'm building on mac68k, but it will take a few days...
I will check arm32 and macppc
reassigning QA contact to Taya.
QA Contact: granrose → taya
I could build both ELF platform(i386) and a.out platform(mac68k) verified.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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