[PC-BSD Testing] Firefox 3.02 PBI

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Thu Oct 2 06:51:35 PDT 2008

DragonFlier wrote:
> I have no problems installing from ports and usually do as I rarely use PBIs
> but it's the testing for those people that do use PBIs that I'm concerned
> about in my original message.
> On Thu, Oct 2, 2008 at 2:41 AM, flat. rose <flat.rose at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hey there. Not using PBI's of firefox anymore - it's better to install from
>> port personally for me. In that case I understand better where what lays and
>> easily to find out how to fix issues with google.
>> So, firefox. http://www.freshports.org/www/firefox3/. There's in the top
>> comment u can find the paths to plugins:
>>  ~/.mozilla/plugins or /usr/local/lib/firefox3/plugins
>> For me worked only the second one, I've installed swfdec with path /usr/local/lib/firefox3/plugins and it finally worked for me.
>> If you're having some language addons  then that isn't a trouble since u can leave only english and e.g. your country language for
>> browsing websites. It's in the Tools -> Addons -> Extensions menu.
>> Good luck!
>> On Thu, Oct 2, 2008 at 7:37 AM, DragonFlier <dracheflieger at gmail.com>wrote:
>>> Installed fine but gave numerous errors about additional addons that I had
>>> never installed. All were language packs. Also, immediately after the update
>>> my shortcut to the Favorite would not start FF but had to deg into the menu
>>> to bring it up under Multimedia.

I've gone ahead and fixed the language pack issue now, it was a problem 
with FF3 PBI building the i18n port, which only works for FF 2.0.0.xx 
still :P


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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