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Re: [alpine-aports] [PATCH] testing/firefox: Update to version 55.0.2

From: Natanael Copa <>
Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:20:26 -0700

On Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:07:31 +0200
Marian Buschsieweke <> wrote:

> fix-tools.patch: Can no longer be applied, source changed significantly
> getcontext.patch: Solves the same problem fix-tools.patch solved previously
> tools_profiler_missing_header.patch: Adds a missing #include (obviously this
> header was pulled in on glibc by an
> unrelated #include)

I believe the tools_profiler_missing_header.patch is wrong.

The libgen.h include was not pulled in by unrelated #include. GNU
libc has 2 variants of basename(), one is GNU specific the other is
POSIX compliant. Firefox assumes GNU behaivor, but with libgen.h you
get the posix behavior.

See for more


Received on Fri Aug 18 2017 - 14:20:26 UTC