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Re: about "www/firefox"
On Mon, Mar 29, 2021 at 08:30:08AM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
> Besides what Thomas said:
> pkgsrc is generally developed with the rest of packages up to date.
> Updating the sources of one package and trying to build it is
> basically a wrong thing to do. Always use a consistent pkgsrc tree
> (unless you know enough to work around problems without asking for
> help, reverting to consistent as the firsr step).
> Building a package from an updated tree when installed packages are
> out of date is asking for trouble because you are operating in a way
> that most developers do not.
In firefox the BUILDLINK_API_DEPENDS have historically tended to be
maintained and kept up to date.
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