Compile Differences

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Thu Mar 15 23:29:26 GMT 2001

On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 01:49:21PM -0800, Greg J. Zartman, P.E. wrote:
> I posted a comment a little earlier today about an issue that I ran into
> where the recent Samba2.2 CVS source was installing the samba executables in
> different directories that I was used to.
> After playing around with this a little, it appears that a CVS download that
> I have from Feb 26th, 2001 compiles and installs much differently than a
> download from today (3/15/01).
> To compile, I have a very simple shell script with the command:
> ./configure --bindir=/usr/bin --sbindir=/usr/sbin --with-smbmount --with-pri
> vatedir=/etc/private --libdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var/log --with-lockdir=/
> var/lock/samba

Yes, this was due to a --with-fhs patch that was applied.
I've added more code and regenerated the ./configure
script with autoconf in the CVS 2.2 tree. Try checking
out again - should be fine now (it is here).

Thanks for reporting the bug,


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