Compile Time Failures

Tim Potter Tim.Potter at
Tue Nov 9 23:21:41 GMT 1999

Dan Kaminsky writes:

> 1)  SAMBA-FU 0.1 INSTALLATION (Uses VFS code to do nigh-mythical active
> file system stuff)
> Followed all the instructions, including compiling with srcdir=`pwd`.
> Check out the error:
> [root at dsl samba-fu-0.1]# make
> make -f /usr/archives/samba-2.0.6pre3/source//Makefile samba-fu.o
> make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/archives/samba-fu-0.1'
> Compiling samba-fu.c
> samba-fu.c:39: vfs.h: No such file or directory
> samba-fu.c:40: debug.h: No such file or directory
> samba-fu.c:42: safe_string.h: No such file or directory
> samba-fu.c:43: smb_macros.h: No such file or directory
> make[1]: *** [samba-fu.o] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/archives/samba-fu-0.1'
> make: *** [samba-fu.o] Error 2

The VFS stuff is only supported in the HEAD branch.  I don't think
there are any plans to merge it to the 2.0 branch although that would
certainly be possible.

> [root at dsl source]# ./configure --with-dfs; make
> Compiling passdb/pass_check.c
> passdb/pass_check.c:173: dce/dce_error.h: No such file or directory
> passdb/pass_check.c:174: dce/sec_login.h: No such file or directory

This came up before.  I think it's a autoconf type program with DFS
stuff.  (I'm assuming the machine you are compiling on has DFS

> [root at dsl source]# cd dce
> bash: cd: dce: No such file or directory

Shouldn't that be "cd /usr/include/dce"?  The DCE (and AFS) stuff is
sold separately(tm) (-:


Tim Potter, System Admin/Programmer              "Disco Stu doesn't advertise"
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