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Last change on this file since b08d75f was b08d75f, checked in by Igor Živković <igor@…>, 19 years ago

Fixed Firefox's filename, reported by Scott Lemke.

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY firefox-download-http "http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/releases/&firefox-version;/firefox-&firefox-version;-source.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY firefox-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/releases/&firefox-version;/firefox-&firefox-version;-source.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY firefox-size "33 MB">
10 <!ENTITY firefox-buildsize "532 MB">
11 <!ENTITY firefox-time "10.1 SBU">
12]>
13
14<sect1 id="firefox" xreflabel="Firefox-&firefox-version;">
15<?dbhtml filename="firefox.html" ?>
16<title>Firefox-&firefox-version;</title>
17
18<sect2>
19<title>Introduction to <application>Firefox</application></title>
20
21<para><application>Firefox</application> is a stand-alone browser
22based on the <application>Mozilla</application> codebase.</para>
23
24<sect3><title>Package information</title>
25<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
26<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
27url="&firefox-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
28<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
29url="&firefox-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
30<listitem><para>Download size: &firefox-size;</para></listitem>
31<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
32&firefox-buildsize;</para></listitem>
33<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
34&firefox-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
35</sect3>
36
37<sect3><title>Additional downloads</title>
38<itemizedlist spacing="compact">
39<listitem><para>Required Patch: <ulink
40url="&patch-root;/firefox-&firefox-version;-ft218-2.patch"/></para></listitem>
41</itemizedlist></sect3>
42
43<sect3><title><application>Firefox</application> dependencies</title>
44<sect4><title>Required</title>
45<para>
46<xref linkend="GTK2"/>,
47<xref linkend="libIDL"/> and
48<xref linkend="zip"/>
49</para></sect4>
50<sect4><title>Optional</title>
51<para>
52<xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
53<xref linkend="unzip"/>,
54<xref linkend="gnome-vfs"/>,
55<xref linkend="mitkrb"/> or <xref linkend="heimdal"/>,
56<ulink url="http://xprint.mozdev.org/">Xprint</ulink>,
57<ulink url="http://cairographics.org/">Cairo</ulink> and
58<ulink url="http://www.stack.nl/~dimitri/doxygen/">doxygen</ulink>
59</para></sect4>
60</sect3>
61
62</sect2>
63
64<sect2>
65<title>Installation of <application>Firefox</application></title>
66
67<para>The configuration of <application>Firefox</application> is
68very similar to <xref linkend="mozilla"/> and hence the options
69will not be discussed. Refer to the <xref linkend="mozilla"/> for
70explanations and additional configuration information.</para>
71
72<para>Compile and install <application>Firefox</application> by
73running the following commands:</para>
74
75<screen><userinput><command>export MOZILLA_OFFICIAL="1" &amp;&amp;
76export BUILD_OFFICIAL="1" &amp;&amp;
77export MOZ_PHOENIX="1" &amp;&amp;
78patch -Np1 -i ../firefox-&firefox-version;-ft218-2.patch &amp;&amp;
79./configure --prefix=/opt/firefox-&firefox-version; \
80 --with-system-zlib \
81 --with-system-png \
82 --enable-default-toolkit=gtk2 \
83 --disable-mailnews \
84 --disable-ldap \
85 --enable-xft \
86 --enable-crypto \
87 --enable-xinerama \
88 --enable-single-profile \
89 --disable-composer \
90 --enable-extensions=all \
91 --disable-installer \
92 --disable-tests \
93 --disable-debug \
94 --enable-optimize \
95 --disable-logging \
96 --enable-reorder \
97 --enable-strip \
98 --disable-pedantic \
99 --enable-cpp-rtti \
100 --disable-profilesharing &amp;&amp;
101make &amp;&amp;
102make install</command></userinput></screen>
103
104<para>You might want to add the <option>--with-system-jpeg</option>
105switch to the <command>configure</command> script if you have
106<application>libjpeg</application> installed.</para>
107
108<para>To enable multi-user operation, execute the following:</para>
109
110<screen><userinput><command>cd /opt/firefox-&firefox-version;/lib/firefox-&firefox-version; &amp;&amp;
111export LD_LIBRARY_PATH="$PWD" &amp;&amp;
112export MOZILLA_FIVE_HOME="$PWD" &amp;&amp;
113./regxpcom &amp;&amp;
114./regchrome &amp;&amp;
115touch `find $PWD -name *.rdf`</command></userinput></screen>
116
117</sect2>
118
119</sect1>
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