Help! Summarizing the xulrunner situation in OLPC

Marco Pesenti Gritti mpgritti at
Thu Jul 17 05:51:41 EDT 2008

On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 7:00 PM, Daniel Drake <dsd at> wrote:
> I recently modified OLPC-3 xulrunner to remove dependencies on libgnome
> and gnomevfs2. Once Dennis has had a chance to review my work to remove
> libgnome deps from other packages too, a huge dependency chain
> (including metacity, icon themes, and plenty more) will fall out of the
> build. Therefore it is quite important that OLPC's xulrunner continues
> to avoid it's dependency on libgnome.

The dependency chain there looks suspect. i.e. it's odd that libgnome
is bringing in metacity...


More information about the Devel mailing list