Subject: patch for epiphany mkdir() (was Re: experiences with X11BASE as
To: Thomas Klausner <wiz@NetBSD.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/06/2004 15:42:51
On Fri, 6 Feb 2004, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> > ** ERROR **: Couldn't mkdir /home/reed/.gnome2/epiphany/favicon_cache/
> This is most probably the mkdir(2) problem -- NetBSD's mkdir(2) didn't
> accept a trailing slash when creating directories; try to remove
> the trailing slash in the source.
> This has been changed in -current, but for 1.6.x and older a patch would
> be appropriate.
Here is my patch-ab. Should I commit it?
--- embed/ephy-favicon-cache.c.orig Fri Feb 6 14:55:43 2004
+++ embed/ephy-favicon-cache.c Fri Feb 6 14:56:08 2004
@@ -263,7 +263,7 @@
cache->priv->directory = g_build_filename (ephy_dot_dir (),
if (g_file_test (cache->priv->directory, G_FILE_TEST_IS_DIR) == FALSE)
I removed my .gnome2 directories and it worked fine.
Now I see the epiphany is not working for www.linux.com and www.nba.com
websites. I guess it is hanging at some flash or other add-on. (I assume
this is unrelated to my patch, although I never noticed before.
** (epiphany-bin:13603): WARNING **: Web browser gnome icon not found
** (epiphany-bin:13603): WARNING **: Throbber animation not found
I am not sure what the filename is for icon so I don't know if it
is there or not. (probably the errors should show the actual file name.).
Jeremy C. Reed