[Libreoffice] ok to use MacPorts for dependencies??

Christian Lohmaier lohmaier+libreoffice at googlemail.com
Mon Jan 24 07:00:23 PST 2011

Hi David, *,

On Mon, Jan 24, 2011 at 2:26 AM, David Dumaresq <dfdumaresq at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 2011-01-23, at 7:28 AM, Christian Lohmaier wrote:
>> On Sun, Jan 23, 2011 at 9:16 AM, Jonathan Aquilina
>> <eagles051387 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> […]
>> [1] You don't need /any/ external dependency unless you want to
>> compile mozilla/seamonkey from scratch (i.e. when not using
>> --disable-mozilla).
>> Then you /need/: libIDL and glib2 and gettext (and pkg-config for convenience).
>> All the other stuff is useless and not needed at all.
>> But you should get ccache as well, to speed up subsequent builds
>> (http://ccache.samba.org)
> So what you're saying is, if my goal is to develop for libreOffice on OSX, I don't need any of the dependencies mentioned above.

Exactly. You only need XCode with the 10.4u SDK when using --disable-mozilla

Unless you want to hack on document signing, ldap access or mozilla
address book integration, you don't need mozilla.


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