Subject: Re: firefox gnome option
To: Cliff Wright <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/20/2006 19:41:31
On Mon, Feb 20, 2006 at 10:25:32AM -0800, Cliff Wright wrote:
> For www/firefox, I just tracked down why the "Read Mail" menu option
> under Tools would not start my mail reader. It was because pkgsrc has
> "--disable-gnomevfs" set in Makefile.common. By removing this, the button
> now works (and adding libmozgnome to PLIST). So the question is what have
> I now broken, or why is the disable there?

I don't have Gnome, so I don't really want to test this :-), but if it is
as you describe, this would be a candidate for a "gnome" option, indeed.