[gccsdk] Dynamic libraries vs pthreads

Lee Noar leenoar at sky.com
Wed Sep 10 13:07:23 PDT 2008

Peter Naulls wrote:
> Lee Noar wrote:
>> Peter Naulls wrote:
>>> Here's something that everyone can try more easily - nspr and its
>>> tests:
>>>  cvs -d :pserver:anonymous at cvs-mirror.mozilla.org:/cvsroot co 
>>> -rFIREFOX_2_0_0_17_RELEASE mozilla/nsprpub
>>>  cd mozilla/nsprpub
>>> Apply the patch from AB (make sure your SVN is up to date), e.g.:
>>> patch -p1 < /usr/src/gccsdk/autobuilder/browser/firefox2/nspr-diff.patch
>>> Now build:
>>>  /home/riscos/env/ro-config
>>>  /home/riscos/env/ro-make
>> I'm having trouble building this due to a missing ro-ar command. I've 
>> updated from svn and reapplied install-env - is this a script I should 
>> have in /home/riscos/env ?
> I meant the Autobuilder SVN up to date - ro-ar was a tool from the GCC 3
> porting  tools which is no longer relevant, and hasn't been used for the
> the Firefox builds for some considerable time.

The configure script in mozilla/nsprpub as downloaded from CVS 
references ro-ar for RISC OS. Although, the patch fixes it in 
configure.in, I found I had to regenerate configure manually using 
autoconf before it would build. Sorted now :-)


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