Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Drake Donahue <donahue95@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't Emerge Thunderbird-5.0/6.0
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2011 23:08:25
Message-Id: 1314140861.2924.0.camel@localhost
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't Emerge Thunderbird-5.0/6.0 by Frank Peters
On Tue, 2011-08-23 at 16:45 -0400, Frank Peters wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Aug 2011 16:02:58 -0400 > Frank Peters <frank.peters@×××××××.net> wrote: > > > > > Possibly these errors are related to USE="-alsa". > > > > Thanks to all respondents. > > Thunderbird-6 builds now. The problem was too little tmpfs space > and the USE="-alsa" flag. > > The new question is why is alsa required for the build to succeed? > > I don't follow thunderbird development but there is a previous bug > report on this (https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=308363) > and there is also a "noalsa-fixup" patch in the current portage tree. > > Also, from the gentoo Changelog: > > 21 Oct 2010; Jory A. Pratt <anarchy@g.o> thunderbird-3.1.5.ebuild, > +files/bug-606109.patch: > Address build failure with -alsa > > Anyway, I'll use thunderbird with alsa until I can find more about this. > > Frank Peters > >
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Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't Emerge Thunderbird-5.0/6.0 Frank Peters <frank.peters@×××××××.net>