Subject: pkg/33356: mail/thunderbird attempts to install .so files even though they're compiled as .dylib on Darwin
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Date: 04/25/2006 07:15:03
>Synopsis: mail/thunderbird attempts to install .so files even though they're compiled as .dylib on Darwin
>Arrival-Date: Tue Apr 25 07:15:00 +0000 2006
>Originator: Alexander Botero-Lowry
>Release: Darwin 8.0.1
Darwin c028h119.dorm.reed.edu 8.0.1 Darwin Kernel Version 8.0.1: Fri Apr 29 12:15:33 PDT 2005; root:xnu-792.obj/RELEASE_PPC Power Macintosh powerpc
Basically, the libraries installed from dist/bin and dist/bin/components are .dylib(s) on darwin, but the install-foo attempts to install them as .so(s) and obviously in this case can not find them.
Install Thunderbird on Darwin
I copied the files by hand and then ran thunderbird-bin -register by hand.