From:  Anthony Ramine <aramine@mozilla.com>
Date:  11 May 2016 16:45:19 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.dev.tech.js-engine.internals
Subject:  

Re: Rust JSAPI bindings in js/src?

NNTP-Posting-Host:  63.245.214.181

> Le 11 mai 2016 à 08:36, Jim Blandy  a écrit :
> 
> The SpiderMonkey engineers build the library separately from the rest of Firefox all the time; the "JS shell" is the preferred development vehicle. So we can trust that the stand-alone SM builds work. That means that the difficulties are specific to the process of producing an SM-only tarball.

That's not exactly true: the final target of the JS shell is an executable, whereas we want a static library. That's not really what the SM developers use and that's why we have issues, AFAIK.