Subject: Re: mozilla-0.6 on NetBSD/pmax 1.5
To: Matthew Fredette <fredette@MIT.EDU>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 06/25/2001 13:34:13
On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, Matthew Fredette wrote:
> [posted a week ago to tech-pkg]
> Hi. I've got a MAXine with 40MB memory running NetBSD/pmax 1.5:
> NetBSD bulls-on-parade.home 1.5 NetBSD 1.5 (GENERIC) #48: Mon Nov 20 08:27:21 EST 2000 firstname.lastname@example.org:/NetBSD/src15/sys/arch/pmax/compile/GENERIC pmax
> I'm trying to run the mozilla package at:
> I read some previous posts saying that this mozilla must be run as
> root before it can be run as other users, so I've been doing that.
> But when I start mozilla, it consumes CPU for a few minutes, but then
> falls idle, no window, no nothin', even after 30 minutes.
> I ktraced it somewhat, but I quickly felt overloaded. The only thing
> I saw was at one point it was trying to find many shared libraries
> using only a .so extension (i.e., libXext.so), so I made suitable
> symlinks all around. No difference.
> Any ideas? Thanks -
as far as i know the pmax port of mozilla was not quite finished. someone
was working on it, but i think he got tired of working on such a _slooow_
so i think it means you're out of luck.