Does nisplus option work?

Gerald Heinig heinig at
Tue Dec 1 17:49:26 GMT 1998

J. A. Landamore wrote:

> I have tried to compile both the 2.0alpha and 2.0beta versions of Samba with the
> --with-nisplus option to configure.  In both cases I get
> Using LIBS = -lsocket -lnsl -ldl  -lpam
> Linking bin/smbd
> Undefined                       first referenced
>  symbol                             in file
> nisplus_initialize_password_db      passdb/passdb.o
> ld: fatal: Symbol referencing errors. No output written to bin/smbd
> *** Error code 1
> make: Fatal error: Command failed for target `bin/smbd'
> So my question is, is this option implemented yet, and if so which library do I
> need to link against?  Without the nisplus option it compiles and works great.
> Solaris 2.6 on Sparc


The nisplus stuff isn't done yet. I need it too and I'll have some time spare in a
few days when I'll have a look at it. If you're interested in the NIS+ feature and
can spare a bit of hacking time, that would be great.


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