One more pkgsrc problem

Hasso Tepper hasso at
Thu Apr 16 23:49:06 PDT 2009

Hasso Tepper wrote:
> There is another package which fails to build in chroot, but builds
> just fine in normal environment - www/firefox3. The message isn't
> memory related though:
> nsIConsoleListener.idl
> ../../dist/bin/xpidl -m header -w -I. -I../../dist/idl -o
> _xpidlgen/nsIConsoleListener nsIConsoleListener.idl
> ** (process:79087): WARNING **: Parse of nsIConsoleListener.idl failed:
> unknown error (9)
> make[4]: *** [_xpidlgen/nsIConsoleListener.h] Error 1
> make[4]: Leaving directory
> `/usr/pkgsrc/www/firefox3/work/mozilla/xpcom/base'
> make[3]: *** [export] Error 2

OK, I found out which causes this. It builds on machines using libc_r and 
doesn't on machines using libthread_xu.

> While libgweather has shown similar failures before (at some point it
> just didn't fail any more), firefox3 failure is new and appeared after
> libc changes.

So, any ideas? It's really a regression. Firefox3 built fine in many shiny 
new chroot builds (ie with libthread_xu) before libc changes.

Hasso Tepper

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