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NVU for Solaris ???
Anyone who managed to build NVU (http://www.nvu.com/) for Solaris x86
Re: NVU for Solaris ???
> Anyone who managed to build NVU (http://www.nvu.com/) for Solaris x86
I've been trying to compile it for S10/SPARC the last few days.
There are problems with compiler flags no matter whether I
use the Sun Studio 10 compilers or gcc/g++. The distribution
needs a carefully tuned mozilla/composer/config/mozconfig.solaris
file to make this installation possible in any practical sense.
And it may be that there are assumptions elsewhere in the
build files that don't tease apart compiler dependencies well.
(As a simple example, if the initial configure finds c++ before it
finds g++, it will use c++; but when it checks to see if that is
a GNU compiler, it decides yes, it is. So subsequent flag
determinations are likely to be wrong.)
I'm driven to try Nvu because I've run into some limitations with
the Mozilla composer. Since Nvu is a fork of that composer,
it may not do the trick for me anyway, but I thought it might
be worth a shot. (Amaya is another possibility, but it too has
build problems on this platform.)